Prior to assuming his current role in 2007, Gustafsson served as CEO of Spirent Communications plc, a publicly traded telecommunications company.
“Anders brings tremendous international business experience to this role and will provide a unique and valuable technology perspective to the International Paper Board of Directors,” said Mark S. Sutton, chairman and CEO. “We are extremely pleased to have Anders join our Board.”
Gustafsson has an MBA from the Harvard Graduate School of Business and a master of science degree in electrical engineering from Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden. He was a Fulbright Scholar and received numerous fellowships and scholarships for academic excellence.