Stephan Kuhn leaves Atlas Copco

April 29, 2014

Stockholm, Sweden, April 29, 2014: After five years as President for Atlas Copco’s Compressor Technique business area Stephan Kuhn will look for new challenges outside the Group.

“Stephan has successfully managed Compressor Technique.” said Ronnie Leten, President and CEO of the Atlas Copco Group. “We would like to thank Stephan for his dedicated leadership during the past five years and wish him success with his future plans.”

Stephan Kuhn has held several management positions in China, Germany, Sweden and Belgium. He was appointed Senior Executive Vice President for Atlas Copco AB and Business Area President for Compressor Technique in 2009, based in Belgium.

The process of recruiting a new Business Area President for Compressor Technique will begin immediately.

For more information please contact: 

  • Jeanette Livijn, Senior Vice President Organizational Development & Human Resources
    +46 (0)8 743 8590 or +46 (0)70 349 9461 
  • Ola Kinnander, Media Relations Manager +46 (0)8 743 8060 or +46 (0)70 347 2455

Atlas Copco discloses the information provided herein pursuant to the Securities Markets Act and/or the Financial Instruments Trading Act. Atlas Copco is a world-leading provider of sustainable productivity solutions. The Group serves customers with innovative compressors, vacuum solutions and air treatment systems, construction and mining equipment, power tools and assembly systems. Atlas Copco develops products and service focused on productivity, energy efficiency, safety and ergonomics.  The company was founded in 1873, is based in Stockholm, Sweden, and has a global reach spanning more than 180 countries. In 2013, Atlas Copco had revenues of BSEK 84 (BEUR 9.7) and more than 40 000 employees.