Ola Källenius is also Chairman of the Board of Management of Daimler AG and Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Daimler Truck AG.
Appointed until: May 2024. First appointed: 2019. Nationality: Swedish.
Ola Källenius was born on June 11, 1969, in Västervik, Sweden. After obtaining Abitur (university entrance examination) at Grammar School of Danderyd (Sweden), he did his military service in the Swedish army in 1988/89. From 1989 until 1993 he studied at the Stockholm School of Economics (Master in Finance and Accounting) and the CEMS Program (Master of International Management) at the University of St. Gallen. He joined the then Daimler-Benz AG as Trainee within the International Management Associate Program in 1993.