Mr. Jakobsson is the Former President and Chief Executive Officer of ABB AB, the Swedish subsidiary of ABB Ltd., a leading power and industrial automation company. During his nearly 40-year career at ABB, he held several key leadership positions, including Head of the North Europe Region and Executive Vice President of the Power Transmission and Distribution Segment.
Mr. Jakobsson serves on the board of directors of SAAB AB. He also served as chairman of the board of Power Wind Partners AB, a privately held Swedish firm, from 2011 to 2018. In addition, he served on the boards of directors of Stena Metall AB and FLSmidth & Co. A/S.