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Jacob Wallenberg

Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of ABB Ltd, since 2015. Non-executive member of the Board of Directors of ABB Ltd, since 1999.

 

Education

1981
MBA, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, U.S.

1980
Bachelor of Science in Economics, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, U.S.
Officer in the Royal Swedish Naval Reserve

Professional experience

SAS

2001-2018
Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of SAS AB, Sweden

Atlas Copco

1998-2012
Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of Atlas Copco AB, Sweden

Investor

1999-2005
Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of Investor AB, Sweden

SEB

1998-2005
Chairman of the Board of Directors of SEB Group, Sweden

1997
President and Chief Executive Officer – SEB Group, Sweden

1995-1996
Executive Vice-President, Corporate and Investment Banking – SEB Group, Sweden

1994
Advisor to the Chief Executive Officer – SEB Group, Sweden

Investor

1990-1992
Executive Vice-President – Investor AB, Sweden

SEB

1984-1990
Various positions – SEB Group, Sweden

Other board memberships

  • Chairman of the Board of Directors of Investor AB, Sweden
  • Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of Telefonaktiebolaget L.M. Ericsson AB, Sweden 
  • Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of FAM AB, Sweden
  • Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of Patricia Industries AB, Sweden 
  • Member of the Board of Directors of The Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation, Sweden 
  • Member of the Board of Directors of Nasdaq, Inc., U.S.

Other memberships

  • Member of the Nomination Committee of SAS AB, Sweden 
  • Member of the Steering Committee of the European Round Table of Industrialists, Belgium