SVP and general counsel of Electrolux Cecilia Vieweg to retire
Ms. Vieweg joined Electrolux in 1999 as Senior Vice President and General Counsel and member of Group Management.
Prior to joining Electrolux she held the position as Senior Vice President and General Counsel of Volvo Car Corporation. She has also been corporate counsel at AB Volvo and Partner at the law firm Wahlin Advokatbyrå.
Ms. Vieweg holds a degree of Master of Laws from Lund University.
Electrolux has appointed Mikael Östman, currently Head of the Corporate Legal Department, as her successor.
Mr. Östman joined Electrolux as corporate counsel in 2002. He has held managerial positions within Electrolux legal organization in and outside of Sweden since 2006.
Prior to joining Electrolux, he has worked as a lawyer at Advokatfirman Vinge and as corporate counsel at Telia.
Mr. Östman holds a degree of Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Economics and a degree of Master of Laws from Stockholm University.