Stockholm, Sweden, March 14, 2017: Atlas Copco regrets to inform that Jeanette Livijn, Senior Vice President Organizational Development and member of the Group management, died yesterday after a longer fight against a severe disease.
Jeanette Livijn began her Atlas Copco career in 1987. She started in the field of financial and business controlling and held various positions in this function. From 1997 she held managerial positions within human resource management. Before she took up the role as the Group’s Senior Vice President Organizational Development she was Vice President Human Resources for the Industrial Technique business area.
“We are all deeply saddened,” said Ronnie Leten, President and CEO. “Jeanette was a fantastic person who contributed to Atlas Copco’s success in many ways during many years. Our thoughts are with her family in this difficult moment.”
Jeanette Livijn was 54 years old. She leaves husband Richard Livijn and three daughters behind.
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 services 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 2016, Atlas Copco had revenues of BSEK 101 (BEUR 11) and about 45 000 employees.