SKF makes Group Management appointment

2019 August 30, 08:00 CEST

Gothenburg, 30 August 2019: SKF has appointed Thomas Fröst a member of Group Management, with effect from 1 September 2019.

Thomas has held the position of President, Industrial Units since 2017. In conjunction with the appointment, his area of responsibility is being renamed Industrial Technologies. These steps reflect the strategic importance of further integrating all aspects of SKF’s solutions, including seals and lubrication systems, into the Group’s customer offering.

Thomas joined SKF in 1988 and has held various senior positions, including Head of Industrial Seals, Marine and Marketing.

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SKF is a leading global supplier of bearings, seals, mechatronics, lubrication systems, and services which include technical support, maintenance and reliability services, engineering consulting and training. SKF is represented in more than 130 countries and has around 17,000 distributor locations worldwide. Annual sales in 2018 were SEK 85 713 million and the number of employees was 44 428.  

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