Autoliv has appointed Jonas Nilsson as the new president of the company’s European operations. He takes up his position in early 2014.

He joined Autoliv from International Automotive Components Group where he held the position of SVP Operations, Europe.

Nilsson has over 15 years of industry experience. Since 1997 he has held positions in UK, Germany, France and Switzerland as well as Sweden. 

Franck Roussel, the interim president for Europe, will take up the position of vice president operational projects and global work stream leader for Autoliv’s growing steering wheel business.