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Management succession in Husqvarna Group

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Staff writer | Jönköping, Sweden | May 25, 2015
HusqvarnaMay 25, 2015, Jönköping, Sweden - Husqvarna Group announces that Henric Andersson has been appointed president construction division and Brian Belanger general counsel and senior vice president legal affairs.
Mr. Andersson and Mr. Belanger will be members of Husqvarna Group Management and they will assume their new positions as of August 2015. They replace Anders Ströby and Olle Wallén, respectively, who have reached retirement age.

Mr. Andersson, Senior Vice President Technology Office, joined Husqvarna Group in 1997 and has had numerous roles in product, business and category management, such as Executive Vice President Product Management and Development as well as Vice President Construction Equipment within the Construction business area.

Mr. Andersson has a Master of Science in Industrial Engineering & Management from Linköping Institute of Technology, Sweden. Henric succeeds Anders Ströby, who is retiring after 35 years with the Group.

Mr. Belanger has held the position of Vice President Legal Affairs for the Gardena Division and the Asia/Pacific region. Brian joined the Husqvarna Group in 2006, following a decade of law firm experience.

He graduated from Duke University School of Law in 1995, where he earned a joint degree: Juris Doctor and LL.M. (Master's degree in International & Comparative Law). Brian succeeds Olle Wallén, who is retiring after 22 years with the Group.