Glen Instone has been appointed senior vice president and chief financial officer of Husqvarna Group. Instone, currently vice president (VP) global sales & services, Husqvarna Division, has been working at Husqvarna Group since 2006. He has held various positions within the group, including VP finance of the Husqvarna Division, VP finance Europe, Middle East and Africa, as well as VP finance of manufacturing, logistics & purchasing. Before joining Husqvarna Group, Instone was the financial controller of Electrolux Outdoor Products UK, BE and NL.
Instone holds an Accounting & Finance degree (BA Hons) of University of Teesside, UK.
“I am very happy to welcome Glen Instone as our new chief financial officer and I’m especially pleased that we were able to find the best candidate internally,” said Kai Wärn, president and CEO of Husqvarna Group. “Glen has a broad and extensive experience within the company and the right personal and leadership skills to support Husqvarna Group’s future journey towards market leadership. I would also like to take the opportunity to thank Jan Ytterberg for his contribution to the Group.”
Instone will assume his position on November 1, 2018.