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Saab in brief

About Saab


Business Areas

Saab’s operations are divided into six Business Areas for control and reporting purposes.

Our global presence

Saab competes in the international market, which requires a strong global presence. 

Group management and board of directors

Micael Johansson is Saab’s President & CEO. Find out more about Saab’s Group Management and Board of Directors.

Key facts

Employees in 2019

17,420 People

Sales in 2019

35,433 MSEK

Order bookings in 2019

27,216 MSEK

Order backlog, end of 2019

93,293 MSEK

Operating income in 2019

2,937 MSEK

Earnings per share after dilution, SEK

14.81 SEK


Historic milestones

Saab was founded in 1937 and since then we have come a long way. Find out  more about our historic and innovative milestones.

Historic stories

Get a glimpse of the past with our archive of historical stories, including the early days of aircraft production.

Corporate Governance

Saab's Board of directors

Chaired by Marcus Wallenberg, Saab’s Board of directors consists of nine members elected at the Annual General Meeting and three members with deputies appointed by employee unions. The Board’s work is regulated by rules of procedure which are revised annually.

Long-Term Incentive Programmes

The Saab Board of Directors finds it important and in all shareholders’ interest that employees in the Group have a long-term interest in a good value development of the share in the Company.