Leif Valdemar Johansson is a Swedish businessperson who has been at the helm of 11 different companies. Currently, Mr. Johansson occupies the position of Non-Executive Chairman of AstraZeneca Plc. Mr. Johansson is also on the board of Autoliv, Inc., Boao Forum For Asia, Ecolean AB and Föreningen Teknikföretagen i Sverige.
In the past Mr. Johansson occupied the position of Chairman at Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson and Chairman of Ericsson Danmark A (a subsidiary of Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson), Chairman of European Automobile Manufacturers Association, Chairman at European Round Table of Industrialists, Chairman of Ericsson AB, Chief Executive Officer at Electrolux AB, President & Chief Executive Officer at Volvo AB, Chairman for Volvo Aero Corp., Chief Executive Officer at Volvo Flygmotor AB and Chairman for Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences.
Mr. Johansson received a graduate degree from Chalmers University of Technology.