Akash Pasey

Akash Passey, Senior Vice President – Business Region International, Volvo Bus Corporation, Sweden,  


Akash is the latest of high profile executives to join Sweden-India Business Council’s Senior Executive Advisory team . 

At Sweden-India Business Council, we gladly use the experience of our advisors in some of our Executive Roundtable programs. This enables our members to draw maximum benefits from the SIBC membership.


“We are very happy to have Akash on-board given his successful track record of, among other things, being one of the chief architects behind the Volvo Bus brand in India. ”

Says Robin Sukhia, President Sweden-India Business Council

“It is an honour and pleasure to be a member of the Senior Executive Advisory team of Sweden-India Business Council. I look forward to working purposefully with colleagues in industry as well as policy makers in Sweden and India to realise our shared aim of creating an aspirational business environment.”


Says Akash Passey



Akash Passey is presently the Sr. Vice President – Volvo Bus Corporation and a member of the Volvo Bus Executive Committee. He is responsible for Business Region International which includes India, China, Middle East/Africa, Asia Pacific and CIS countries. He is the Chairman of Volvo Buses India and Vice-Chairman of Sunwin Buses China.

In his prior role, Akash was the Managing Director & CEO of Volvo buses in South Asia, which included all markets in the SAARC region. He had the privilege in 2001 to start and establish Volvo Bus as a ticket brand in India. Other roles included being on the Boards of SIAM and CII Karnataka. He was also founder member of ASDC (Automotive Skill Development Council of India). Akash has over 20 years of experience in the Truck and Bus Industry.