Instone appointed president of Husqvarna Division
“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 & CEO Husqvarna Group.
Since joining Husqvarna in 2002, Instone has held various positions 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 1 2021.
“I look forward to continue to lead the great team within the Husqvarna Division in a truly exciting time in our history. 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 said.
Instone will take up the permanent position within the Husqvarna Division on Jan. 1, 2022. He will continue to serve as the Group CFO until his successor is appointed. The Group CFO recruitment process has been initiated.