Johan Hoff appointed President of VFS Region EMEA

With effect from July 1st, Johan will become responsible for developing Volvo Financial Services’ customer and Volvo Group business area relations in Europe, Middle East and Africa.

Johan Hoff

Volvo Financial Services (VFS) has announced that Johan Hoff has been appointed President of its Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) Region. He takes up his new position on July 1, 2020, and will be responsible for developing relationships with customers, dealers and other business partners in the Region. Johan will also become a member of the VFS Executive Management Team.

Johan has almost 20 years of experience within VFS and the Volvo Group, and during that time has held several positions of increasing responsibility. His most recent roles include Managing Director, VFS Russia, and VP & Managing Director of VFS EMEA East hub. A Swedish national, he holds bachelor’s degrees in Finance and Law from University West, Sweden, and a master’s degree in Applied Finance from Macquarie University, Australia. He speaks Swedish, English, German and Russian.

Deep knowledge of VFS and EMEA region
“Johan takes over responsibility for the key EMEA region at an exciting time, one that is full of opportunities. I’m confident that with his deep knowledge of both the company and the region, Johan will continue VFS’ expansion and support an increasing number of customers across EMEA. I welcome him to the role and to the VFS Executive Management Team,” says Marcio Pedroso, President Volvo Financial Services.

Currently based in Poland, Johan will relocate to Gothenburg, Sweden and report to Marcio Pedroso, President, Volvo Financial Services. Johan replaces Nils Jaeger who was named President Volvo Autonomous Solutions in late 2019.

For further information or an interview, please contact:

Allison Long
SVP, Communications  
Volvo Financial Services 
Tel: int +1 336 420 7617
Email: allison [dot] long [at] vfsco [dot] com

Brian O’Sullivan
Tel: int +44 77 333 50307
Email: osullivan [at] se10 [dot] com

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