Catharina Modahl Nilsson

    Catharina Modahl Nilsson is an experienced Senior Manager and Leader with an extensive knowledge of both operational and strategic orientations in Automotive Product Development. She joined Scania in 1992, after she obtained her Master of Science in Vehicle Engineering at the Swedish Royal Institute of Technology.

    She commenced her career at Scania as a manager in Engine Development. She spent the following two decades in various leading positions in the areas of product planning, project management and chassis and cab development at Scania Group.

    In 2016, she took on the role Head of Chassis, Cab, Bus and Complete Vehicle for the entire TRATON GROUP. In 2019, she left the TRATON GROUP to take up the role of Technical Director at Permobil. She returned to the TRATON GROUP as Chief Technology Officer on January 1, 2022.

    Catharina Modahl Nilsson is also a member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences.