Volvo Cars was founded in 1927 in Gothenburg, Sweden, where it has been based ever since. It designs, develops, manufactures and sells a range of premium cars and is recognised for its design, safety and technological innovation. The Scandinavian company is one of the most well-known and respected premium car brands, preparing for a new future that will be all-electric, autonomous and connected.
Apart for being one of the leading premium automotive manufacturers in the world,
Volvo Cars is credited with many of the most remarkable safety inventions in the automotive history, such as the modern seatbelt, the side impact protection system and the pedestrian detection system, to name just a few. Currently, it employs around 20.000 people with presence in more than 100 countries worldwide, through an extensive network of more than 2.300 authorized dealers and service points.
In Greece, it is represented by its subsidiary, Volvo Car Hellas S.A., responsible for the strategic development of the brand, as it is materialized through marketing and communications, sales planning, dealer development, training, customer service etc. President and Managing Director of the company is Mr. Nikos Giannousas.
Today, while securing its global leadership in automotive safety, Volvo is the leader in the development of innovative technologies which are introducing the cars of the future to today’s drivers.