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