Leif Valdemar Johansson is a Swedish businessperson who has been at the head of 11 different companies. Mr. Johansson holds 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 F÷reningen Teknikf÷retagen i Sverige.
Mr. Johansson previously was Chairman at Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson and Chairman of Ericsson Danmark A (a subsidiary of Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson), Chairman of European Round Table of Industrialists, Chairman at European Automobile Manufacturers Association, Chairman for Ericsson AB, President & Chief Executive Officer for Volvo AB, Chief Executive Officer for Electrolux AB, Chairman at Volvo Aero Corp., Chief Executive Officer of Volvo Flygmotor AB and Chairman for Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences.
Mr. Johansson received a graduate degree from Chalmers University of Technology.