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Changes Within Saab’s Group Management

Defence and security company Saab announces changes in the business area organisation and within Group Management. The changes will be effective from 1 January 2017. 


A new business area
Saab Kockums will become a business area, named Nautics. Gunnar Wieslander will be head of the business area and remains the CEO of Saab Kockums AB.

Changes in Group Management

  • Micael Johansson, today head of business area Surveillance, becomes new Deputy CEO and Executive Vice President. He will replace Lennart Sindahl, who becomes Senior Advisor to the CEO and will leave the Group Management.
  •  Gunnar Wieslander becomes a member of the Group Management as head of new business area Nautics.
  •  Sebastian Carlsson, today Press Officer, becomes new head of Group Communication and a member of the Group Management.

A replacement for head of business area Surveillance is to be recruited.

For further information, please contact:
Saab Press Centre,
+46 (0)734 180 018 
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Saab serves the global market with world-leading products, services and solutions within military defence and civil security. Saab has operations and employees on all continents around the world. Through innovative, collaborative and pragmatic thinking, Saab develops, adopts and improves new technology to meet customers’ changing needs. 


27 September 2019
27 September 2019
27 September 2019