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Rye Executive Promoted To Lead Company's North America Division

Rye Resident Johan Henriksson
Rye Resident Johan Henriksson Photo Credit: Contributed

RYE, N.Y. -- Rye Resident Johan Henriksson was appointed the executive vice president of infrastructure development for Sweedish

In his new role effective January 2016, Henriksson will be responsible for expanding the company’s Public Private Partnerships division in North America, which has already been awarded three of the largest PPP projects in U.S. history.

Having served in a variety of leadership positions at Skanska for the last 20 years, Henriksson brings with him sophisticated knowledge in complex project development and project finance. He has previously served as CFO for Skanska Infrastructure Development AB where he was responsible for the accounting and reporting of the firm’s investments in concession companies worldwide.

Henriksson was also CFO for Skanska USA’s Civil division where he managed over 100 people in the accounting and financing department.

Most recently, Henriksson has been leading the firm’s winding down of operations in Latin America as president and CEO of Skanska Latin America.

“Johan’s years of experience executing successful projects around the world will bring tremendous value and leadership to Skanska ID North America,”  Steve Sams, president of Skanska Infrastructure Development AB said in a statement. “Johan’s expertise will be integral to our growth and expansion as the U.S. PPP market continues to develop and mature as a creative solution to America’s infrastructure issues.”

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