Alan Berger has been appointed senior vice president of Technology at Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE). Berger has worked for the company since 2007 and has held a variety of senior engineering, technology and management roles both within the Volvo Group and outside the company.
He is responsible for leading the development and delivery of Volvo CE’s global Technology strategy. Reporting to company president Martin Weissburg and serving as part of the executive management team, Berger will be based at Volvo CE’s global headquarters in Brussels, Belgium. Effective from the start of this year, Alan replaces Anders Larsson who took up the role of president of Volvo CE Investment China and head of the Lingong Integration Office on January 1, 2016.
Berger, an American citizen, joined Volvo CE as part of the Ingersoll Rand acquisition in 2007. Most recently Berger was vice president of Volvo CE’s product platforms organization, a position he held since 2011. Prior to this he was vice president of advanced engineering and before that he was vice president of engineering for the road machinery division of the business.