Sten E. Jakobsson

Former President & Chief Executive Officer, ABB AB


Mr. Jakobsson served as President & Chief Executive Officer of ABB AB, the Swedish subsidiary of ABB Ltd., a leading power and industrial automation company, until his retirement in 2011. 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 served as Chairman of Power Wind Partners AB, a private Swedish company, from 2011 to 2018. In 2018, he joined the board of Arla Plast AB, a private Swedish company.