Autoliv has appointed Frithjof Oldorff as president of its Europe division and member of the executive management team.

He is expected to join Autoliv no later than September this year.

Oldorff has extensive experience leading development and change management in global automotive and engineering businesses. He is currently employed by Gentherm as president of the Automotive Business Unit.

His work at Gentherm follows a multi-year career with various positions at Faurecia, an operations role with Freudenberg and as COO of W.E.T. Automotive Systems.
“I look forward to welcoming Frithjof Oldorff to the team to take Autoliv Europe through its journey towards improved performance,” said Autoliv president and CEO, Mikael Bratt.

“With this hire, we add another strong change agent to the organisation and a leader who will help us to take performance to the next level. Frithjof will bring valuable leadership insights to both Autoliv Europe and our global executive management team.”
Oldorff will succeed Mike Hague who has left Autoliv to pursue other opportunities.

During the transition in Autoliv Europe leadership, Frank Mewaldt is serving as acting president of Autoliv Europe in addition to his role as vice president, Quality Europe.