Charlotta Grähs appointed as new General Counsel for the Trelleborg Group
Charlotta Grähs has been appointed as the new General Counsel for the Trelleborg Group from October 1, 2014. She succeeds Ulf Gradén who is retiring. Like her predecessor, Charlotta Grähs will be a member of the Group Management and act as secretary to Trelleborg’s Board of Directors.
Charlotta Grähs joins Trelleborg from her position as Group General Counsel for Dometic Group, a global manufacturer and supplier of leisure products for the caravan, motor home, automotive, truck and marine markets. Charlotta has previously worked in a number of other roles, including as a Senior Corporate Counsel for Husqvarna Group, an Associate at Mannheimer Swartling Advokatbyrå and as an Associate at Hengeler Mueller Rechtsanwälte.
“We are delighted with the recruitment of Charlotta. She has an excellent profile to lead the development of Trelleborg’s legal department as well as extensive and solid experience from many of Trelleborg’s profiled areas, including structural changes, acquisitions and corporate governance,” says Peter Nilsson, President and CEO of Trelleborg.
“It is with great confidence that I have accepted this assignment as General Counsel at Trelleborg. I look forward to utilizing my professional skills in the dynamic environment in which Trelleborg operates,” says Charlotta Grähs.
Ulf Gradén has worked as General Counsel and Secretary to Trelleborg’s Board of Directors since 2001.
“I would like to extend my heartfelt thanks to Ulf Gradén. Through his professionalism, competence and reliability, he has been a great asset to the Board and in the development of the Group during his time at Trelleborg,” concludes Peter Nilsson.