Katarina Olsson is new General Counsel at Trelleborg

Katarina Olsson has been appointed the new General Counsel for Trelleborg Group as from the end of the second quarter 2022. She succeeds Charlotta Grähs, who is stepping down from her position at Trelleborg to take a similar role at another company. This has previously been communicated. Like her predecessor, Katarina will be a member of the Group Management and act as secretary to Trelleborg’s Board.

Born in 1971, Katarina Olsson, joins Trelleborg from a position as General Counsel for Beijer Ref, a world-leading global wholesaler of cooling technology and air conditioning. Previously she served in positions as corporate counsel at ICA and Ericsson. Katarina holds a Master of Law (LLM) from Lund University, Sweden, and has also studied at Queen Mary and Westfield College, University of London, England.

“We are pleased to welcome Katarina to the Trelleborg Group. Katarina has an excellent background that will allow her to lead the continuing legal work for the Group’s strategically prioritized areas, such as M&A, risk management and regulatory compliance,” says Peter Nilsson, President and CEO of Trelleborg Group.

“I come to Trelleborg with knowledge and experience gained from working at global and also entrepreneur-driven companies. I very much look forward to taking up my position at Trelleborg and participate in the continued development of the Group,” says Katarina Olsson.