VREF is governed by a Board and a Scientific Council. The Board decides which projects and activities will be financed, establishes policy, and is responsible for long-term asset management. The Scientific Council is responsible for evaluating the scientific quality of both the research funding applications that are submitted to VREF and the ongoing research that is carried out.
The Secretariat is responsible for the operational management and administration.
Senior Advisor to CEO, Research & Technology, AB Volvo, Gothenburg, Sweden
CEO, Tyréns AB, Stockholm, Sweden
Former Vice-Chancellor, Umeå University, Sweden
Senior Vice president CTO Office and Chief Sustainability Officer, AB Volvo, Gothenburg, Sweden
Municipal Councillor, Municipality of Gothenburg, Sweden
Former Director for Strategic Development, The Swedish Transport Administration, Sweden
Chairman World of Volvo AB.
Chairman of the Scientific Council of VREF, Professor, Structural Engineering, Architecture and Civil Engineering, Chalmers University of Technology, Göteborg, Sweden
Professor, Transport and Roads,Technology and society, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
Professor, Environmental Strategies and Futures Studies, KTH, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
Sr Research at the Swedish National Road & Transport Research Institute, VTI, and Adjunct Prof. in Policy & planning for sustainability transitions, KTH, Stockholm, Sweden
Professor, Structural Engineering, Architecture and Civil Engineering, leder forskargruppen Teknisk geologi, Chalmers University of Technology, Göteborg, Sweden
Chief Researcher, Sustainable Urban Development and Mobility, Institute of Transport Economics, Norwegian Centre for Transport Research (TOI), Oslo, Norway
Professor, Dept of Business Administration, School of Business, Economics and Law
University of Göteborg, Sweden
Director of VREF
Secretary of the Foundations