Alan Berger has been appointed senior vice president, technology at Volvo Construction Equipment (CE).

Alan has worked for the company for nine years and has held a variety of senior engineering, technology and management roles both within the Volvo Group and outside the company.

Replacing Anders P Larsson, he is responsible for leading the development and delivery of Volvo CE’s worldwide technology strategy and will be based at the comapny's global headquarters in Brussels, Belgium.

Alan joined Volvo CE as part of its Ingersoll Rand acquisition in 2007. Most recently, he was vice president of Volvo CE’s product platforms organisation, a position he held from 2011. Alan has also been vice president of advanced engineering and vice president of engineering for the road machinery division of the business.

Commenting on the appointment, Alan said: “I am very excited about this opportunity and look forward to driving the technology function forward at this important time for the business.”

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