Göran Nyberg was born in Sundsvall, Sweden, on May 16, 1961.
He completed his studies as a mechanical engineer, which was followed by other extra-occupational programs for management and leadership at European level.
After graduating he began his career in product development and was a regional sales manager before becoming managing director of various commercial vehicle companies.
In 2003 Nyberg joined Volvo, initially as Managing Director of Volvo Sweden. International positions in management in Malaysia, Thailand, and the UK followed.
From 2012 to 2018 Nyberg was President of Volvo Trucks in the USA.
Since September 2018, Göran Nyberg has been Executive Member for Sales and Marketing at MAN Truck & Bus SE (formerly MAN Truck & Bus AG).