Carl-Henric Svanberg has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of Ericsson SpA since April 8, 2003. Mr. Svanberg joined Ericsson on April 8, 2003. Mr. Svanberg served as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Assa Abloy Group since 1994. He has been Director of LM Ericsson Telephone Co. since 2003, Hexagon AB since1999, Assa Abloy AB since 1994. He holds a Master of Science Degree from Linköping Institute of Technology, Sweden, and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration from Uppsala University, Sweden.