Barnevik, Percy

(b. 1941) Gen Mgt
Swedish business executive. Formerly chief executive, and now chairman, of Asea Brown Boveri, where he reduced bureaucracy, decentralized resources and authority, introduced a matrix management structure, and ran a global expansion strategy.

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