Karin Rådström has been appointed as Member of the Board of Management, Daimler Truck AG, responsible for Mercedes-Benz Trucks, with effect from 1 February 2021.
She succeeds Stefan Buchner, who retired in October 2020.
Karin Rådström most recently has been responsible for sales and marketing at Scania as a member of the Executive Board.
Sweden-born Rådström started at Scania as a trainee in 2004 after graduating with a Master of Engineering in Industrial Management from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm.
Since 2007, she has held various managerial positions within Scania’s sales and service organisation including the Head of the company’s bus and coach business as well as starting up the connected vehicle business.