Otto has been leading design on replacement for S40 (above). Volvo Car has a new design boss. Henrik Otto, a 38-year-old Swede and 10-year Volvo veteran, has been appointed to take over from Peter Horbury as head of design. There's a 6-month probationary period, but most everyone at Volvo Car headquarters in Gothenburg expects Otto's appointment to be confirmed. Since 1997, Otto has been involved, first as senior designer and later chief designer, in the creation of the ...

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