Diana Niu is Senior Vice President, Human Resources at Volvo Construction Equipment.
Responsible for organizational development, talents sourcing and retention strategy, total compensation and benefits, labor relations and leadership development of the company’s global workforce of over 14,000 people, Yanna Niu, known as Diana, has been Senior Vice President, Human Resources for Volvo CE since March 2014.
Based at the company’s Gothenburg headquarters, Diana reports to company president Melker Jernberg and is also a member of the Volvo CE Executive Management Team (EMT).
A Chinese national, Diana has worked for the Volvo Group since 2005 in a number of HR leadership roles. She has served as Vice President HR, for Volvo Group China, Asia Truck Operations. Since 2011, she served as Senior Vice President, HR, for Trucks Asia Pacific and Joint Ventures.
Diana began her career working at China World Trade Center, and prior to joining Volvo, spent 12 years working for telecom industry Ericsson, culminating in her becoming Vice President of HR & Organization and Marketing Director of the services business for Ericsson China.
Diana holds a bachelor degree in Economics Management and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and the School of Business and Management at The Hong Kong University of Science & Technology.