Glen Instone has been appointed president of the Husqvarna Division within Husqvarna Group. He will continue to serve as the Group CFO until his successor is appointed.
“I am very pleased to see Glen become the president of the Husqvarna Division, a role he has been successfully leading since July, combined with his CFO role. His broad experience and knowledge about our company combined with his leadership skills will be of great value to further strengthen and grow the Husqvarna Division,” says Henric Andersson, president and CEO Husqvarna Group.
Instone has held various positions since joining Husqvarna in 2002, including: vice president global sales & services, Husqvarna Division (2016–2018); VP & CFO Husqvarna Division (2014–2017); and VP & CFO EMEA (2013– 2014). He has served as group CFO since 2018, and as acting president of the Husqvarna Division since July 2021.
“I look forward to continue to lead the great team within the Husqvarna Division in a truly exciting time in our history,” says Instone. “We have re-invented ourselves for more than 330 years and continue to lead the transformation of our industry through electrification, automation, digitalization and sustainability. With our customers at the center of what we do, we are driving sustainable growth within both the residential and professional business areas.”
Instone will take up the permanent position within the Husqvarna Division on January 1, 2022; he will continue to serve as the Group CFO until his successor is appointed.