San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
SCA on a transformation journey
Jan Johansson is President and CEO of the international hygiene and forest company SCA. Prior to his employment at SCA, Mr. Johansson was President and CEO of a mining company, Boliden, and previously he has held management positions within companies such as the telecommunications company Telia, the energy company Vattenfall and the petrochemical Shell Group.
Mr. Johansson is also member of the Board of Handelsbanken, SSAB, the Confederation of Swedish Enterprise and The Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce New York.
Mr. Johansson grew up outside Sundsvall in northern Sweden; he is married and has two children.
He holds a Master of Laws from the Stockholm University.
SCA, founded in 1929, is a leading global hygiene and forest products company.
The Group develops and produces sustainable personal care, tissue and forest products. Sales are conducted in about 100 countries under many strong brands. As Europe’s largest private forest owner, SCA places considerable emphasis on sustainable forest management. The Group has about 44,000 employees. Sales in 2013 amounted to approximately SEK 93bn (EUR 10.7bn).