Tom von Bonsdorff MD, Volvo Auto India
With a career in Volvo spanning over 17 years, Tom von Bonsdorff has been leading Volvo’s Indian operations since June 2015. He is in charge of planning and operations for the company.
His career with Volvo began in 1998 as business controller at Volvo Cars, Sweden. He has worked in the US, Sweden, and Finland in various areas of business such as customer service, marketing and sales, and car project management. Earlier, Tom was the market area director for the Asia region.
He speaks fluent Finnish, Swedish and English. He also considers himself more of an outdoors person and enjoys a jog in his leisure time.
Volvo began the year with the launch of their quickest car ever, the S60 Polestar. After that they decided to give their customers a chance to explore trails by launching the V90 Cross Country. Recently, Volvo declared that every car they launch after 2019 will have an electric motor present in addition to the internal combustion engine (ICE); clearly announcing that they are looking to go the electric way in the future.