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Saab Appoints Petter Bedoire as new Chief Technology Officer

Saab has appointed Petter Bedoire as Chief Technology Officer (CTO). Petter Bedoire takes up his new position on November 1.


Petter Bedoire has been working at Saab since 1995 and has held a number of senior positions, most recently as deputy head of Saab business unit EW (Electronic Warfare) Systems, within business area Surveillance.

“I am looking forward to this role that to a large extent will be about maximizing the benefits of the substantial investments Saab makes in research and development. We will continue to drive innovation and research co-operation in order to satisfy our customers’ future needs in the best possible way,” says Petter Bedoire.

As Chief Technology Officer, Petter Bedoire will lead and co-ordinate Saab´s research and development (R&D), to ensure that the company stays in the forefront of technology. Petter Bedoire will report to Christian Hedelin, Chief Strategy Officer at Saab.

“We see great opportunities in the adoption of groundbreaking technologies. With his background in software focused platform development, Petter is the right person to lead Saab into the future,” says Christian Hedelin.

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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.


22 October 2019