Atlas Copco has appointed Sara Hägg Liljedal as Senior Vice-President, Chief Communications Officer and member of Atlas Copco’s Group Management.

Confirming the news on Tuesday (11th Jan), the global industrial group said Liljedal’s new roles will be effective as of 1st February (2022).

Liljedal has been with Atlas Copco since February 2018 and has previously held several leading communication roles in both the private and public sector.

Mats Rahmström, President and CEO of the Atlas Copco Group, said, “I’m very happy to welcome Sara as the new Chief Communications Officer.”

“She is an appreciated and engaged colleague with solid experience and strong capabilities. I look forward to having her on the team.”