The Stena AB Board consists of 7 board members representing different companies, experiences and industry knowledge.
Chairman of the board
Gunnar Brock has served as a board member of Stena AB since 2011. He was appointed chairman of the board of Stena AB in 2017. Mr Brock also serves as chairman of the board of Mölnlycke Health Care AB, Stora Enso Oy and Roling Optics AB. Mr Brock is a director on the board of Investor AB, Stockholm School of Economics, Total SA, SOS Children Villages Sweden.
Dan Sten Olsson
Chief Executive Officer
Dan Sten Olsson has served as Chief Executive Officer and a director of Stena AB since 1983. Mr Olsson also serves as member or chairman of the board of a majority of the main companies in the Stena Sphere. Mr Olsson has been employed by Stena AB since 1972.
Mia Brunell Livfors
Mia has served as board member of Stena AB since 2014. She has been CEO of Axel Johnsson since 2015. Mia held various positions at Kinnevik over a period of 22 years, the last eight of which she served as CEO of Investment AB Kinnevik. Mia is Chairman of Axel Johnson International, Axfood, Dustin Group AB, KICKS, and Åhléns and director of Martin & Servera and Efva Attling Stockholm. Mia studied economics at Stockholm University.
Christian Caspar has served as a board member of Stena AB since 2011. Mr. Caspar is also a director of Bonnier AB, Industrivärlden AB, Goodgrower SA and serves as an advisor to Benteler AG and Triton. Mr. Caspar is also a director of Mckinsey for Children Switzerland.
Employee representative. Marine Engineer. Employed by Stena Group since 1996. Board member since 2016. Other current assigments are Sjöbefälsföreningen, Club chairman Sjöbefälsföreningen, Stena Line. Sjöbefälsföreningen. Board member. Employee representative Concordia Maritime AB and Stena Line Scandinavia AB.
Vivienne Cox is Chairman of Vallourec. She is Senior Independent director at Pearson plc, a Non-Executive Director with GSK and with Stena International AB. She has been the Lead Independent Director at DFID since 2010, and was on the Airports Commission. Vivienne also worked for BP for 28 years. Her last full time role with the company was as Executive Vice President of the Gas Power and Renewables segment. A graduate of Oxford and INSEAD, she is a Vice President of the Energy Institute, and a member of the Trilateral Commission, and on the Advisory Boards of SAID Business School and the African Leadership Institute.
William Olsson has served as a board member of Stena, since 2012. He is the son of our Chief Executive Officer. Mr Olsson is also member of the board of Mediatec AB.
Sifaf Adem Mahmoud has served as a board member of Stena AB, representing Stena AB employees affiliated with the Swedish Seamen’s Union, since 2013. Mr Mahmoud is a catering host and has been employed in our ferry operations since 1986.
Lars Westerberg has served as a board member of Stena AB since 2011. Mr Westerberg also serves as chairman of the board of Husqvarna AB and is a director on the board of AB Volvo (publ.), SSAB Svenskt Stål AB and Sandvik AB.
Deputy board member
Anne-Marie Pouteaux has served as a board member of Stena AB since 2008. Mrs Pouteaux is a partner of Wistrand Advokatbyrå Göteborg KB and also a member of the board of directors of Stena Bulk AB.
Deputy board member (Employee representative)
Pia Carlsson has served as a deputy board member of Stena AB, representing Stena AB employees affiliated with the Swedish Union of Commercial Employees, since 2009. Ms Carlsson is a freight forwarding agent and has been employed in our ferry operations since 1990.