Board of Directors

Mekonomen’s Board of Directors comprises seven members elected by the Annual General Meeting with no deputies.

John S. Quinn

John S. Quinn

Chairman of the Board

Born 1958
Board member since 2017

 

Education: M.B.A, Bachelor of Commerce and certifed public accountant.

 

Other assignments: CEO and Managing Director of LKQ Europe.

 

Helena Skåntorp

Helena Skåntorp

Executive Vice Chairman

Born 1960
Board member since 2004

 

Education: Graduate in Business Administration, Stockholm University.

 

Other assignments: Self-employed. Co-founder and Chairman of the board of Nielstorp AB. Board member of ByggPartner i Dalarna Holding AB (publ). Chairman of the Board and President of Skåntorp & Co AB. Board member of Storyfire AB.

Eivor Andersson

Eivor Andersson

Born 1961
Board member since 2018

 

Education: Economics, IHM Business School, Stockholm.

 

Other assignments: Chairman of the board of SkiStar Aktiebolag (publ) and Svanudden AB. Board member of AB Svenska Spel and Unlimited Travel Group UTG AB (publ).

Kenny Bräck

Kenny Bräck

Born 1966
Board member since 2007

 

Education: Upper Secondary School Education.

 

Other assignments: Chief Test and Development Driver for McLaren Automotive. Minority owner and Board member of Motorsport Auctions Ltd.

Joseph M. Holsten

Joseph M. Holsten

Born 1952
Board member since 2017

 

Education: M.B.A, Bachelor of Arts and certifed public accountant.

 

Other assignments: Executive Chairman of the Board of LKQ Corporation. Member of the Board of Covanta Holding Corporation.

 

Magnus Håkansson

Magnus Håkansson

Born 1963
Board member since 2017

 

Education: Bachelor in Business Administration and Economics (Stockholm School of Economics) and a Master of Science in Management (MIT Sloan School).

 

Other assignments: CEO of RNB Retail and Brands AB (publ), Chairman of Tenant & Partner Group AB and GS1 Sweden AB.

Arja Taaveniku

Arja Taaveniku

Born 1968
Board member since 2019

 

Education: Executive MBA, Stockholm School of Economics.

 

Other assignments: –