Tower International's P?r Malmhagen


P?r (Pelle) Malmhagen, was appointed President of Tower International in January 2017 and has overall responsibility for Tower’s North American and European businesses. Pelle joined the Company in June 2012 as President, Tower Europe. During his tenure as President of Tower Europe, he strengthened the leadership of the region, improved customer launches and introduced light weighting technologies.

From 1992 to 2012 at Autoliv Inc., a leading global developer and manufacturer of automotive safety systems, Mr. Malmhagen held senior leadership positions in Europe and internationally, including, simultaneously, Vice President Sales Europe and Vice President Volkswagen Global Business Unit from 2009 to 2012, Senior Vice President European Seat Belt Division from 2006 to 2009, Vice President European Technology Center North from 2005 to 2006, Managing Director Eastern Europe, Hungary and South Africa from 1999 to 2005, General Manager China from 1997 to 1999, and Controller Global Ford Account from 1995 to 1997.