Saab AB

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Lobbying Costs

400,000€ - 499,999€

Financial year: Jan 2022 - Dec 2022

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

3.5 Fte (4)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    Saab AB

    EU Transparency Register

    86477889163-49 First registered on 16 Jul 2012

    Goals / Remit

    Saab is based on the profound belief that it is every human's right to feel safe. Saab's vision and mission is thus to provide state-of-the art technologies and solutions that make the society and the world a safer place for citizens. Saab serves the Swedish government and its armed forces, as well as likeminded governments in the European and wider international market, with innovative, cost effective and highly competitive world-leading technological products and systems, services and solutions for military defence as well as civil security. Saab constantly develops, adopts and improves its state-of-the art technologies and solutions to meet customers’ demand and changing needs in the most resource efficient, responsible and sustainable way possible.

    Main EU files targeted

    Intra-Community Transfers Directive (2009/43/EC)
    Defence Procurement Directive (2009/81/EC)
    European Defence Industry Development Programme (Regulation (EU) 2018/1092)
    European Defence Fund (COM/2018/476)
    Strategic Compass
    Defence Package(s)
    Critical Technologies
    Industry Strategies, legislation and policy
    Sovereignty Fund
    Critical Raw Materials
    Environmental legislation and policy
    Sustainability legislation and policy
    Human Rights legislation and policy
    International Conventions
    Maritime transport
    Horizon Europe
    Defence Communication
    Civil Aeronautics
    State aid
    Rescue and recovery fund
    EU NATO Joint Declarations, initiatives and relations


    Head Office
    Olof Palmes Gata 17
    Stockholm 11122 - 12062
    EU Office
    Saab International AB - Belgium Branch Office Rue de Luxembourg 3
    Brussels B-1000


  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    All Lobbyists with EP accreditation over time

    0 accreditations were / are live (in bold) for the selected state of 23 Feb 2024

    Name Start date End Date
    Ms Sara BANNO GOMES 08 May 2020 07 Nov 2020
    Ms Sarah Anne AARUP 06 Nov 2019 26 Feb 2020
    Mr Carl-Johan Lind 27 Sep 2019 26 Sep 2020
    Ms Trude NYTUN 22 Mar 2019 22 Sep 2019
    Mr Andreas Jasper 13 Nov 2018 13 Nov 2019
    Mr Carl-Johan Lind 21 Sep 2018 21 Sep 2019
    Ms Alicia JENSEN 20 Sep 2018 22 Dec 2018
    Ms Alicia JENSEN 17 Jan 2018 01 Aug 2018
    Mr Andreas Jasper 27 Oct 2017 20 Oct 2018
    Mr Carl-Johan Lind 31 Aug 2017 25 Aug 2018
    Mr Andreas Jasper 10 Oct 2016 07 Oct 2017
    Mr Carl-Johan Lind 03 Jun 2016 03 Jun 2017
    Mr Carl-Johan Lind 10 Oct 2015 04 Jun 2016
    Mr Henrik VASSALLO 16 Sep 2015 09 Sep 2016
    Mr Carl-Johan Lind 26 Mar 2015 10 Oct 2015
    Mr Henrik VASSALLO 27 Sep 2014 16 Sep 2015
    Ms Sara Ulfhielm 25 Sep 2014 23 Sep 2015
    Mr Jan Everrard Ten Berge 13 May 2014 03 Mar 2015
    Ms Sara Ulfhielm 26 Sep 2013 25 Sep 2014
    Mr Henrik VASSALLO 26 Sep 2013 25 Sep 2014
    Ms Roxanne Cacpal 26 Sep 2013 25 Sep 2014
    Mr Henrik VASSALLO 14 Sep 2012 12 Sep 2013
    Ms Sara Ulfhielm 12 Sep 2012 12 Sep 2013
    Ms Pia Hanhimäki 25 Aug 2012 12 Sep 2013

    Complementary Information

    Three people are full time employed at Saab's EU Affairs' and NATO office in Brussels. In addition, several people within Saab's organisation is partly working on EU legislative and policy initiatives as well as work-programmes, tenders and other activities that is of relevance to Saab's activities in Europe and NATO. Such activities also include and necessitate people within the organisation who is representing Saab in expert groups within the Commission, the EDA as well as in NATO.

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

    Person with legal responsibility

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

  • Categories


    Companies & groups

  • Networking


    Aerospace and Defence Industries Association of Europe (ASD); Swedish Security and Defence Industry (SOFF)

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2022 - Dec 2022

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    400,000€ - 499,999€

    Major contributions in closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for current year

    None declared

    Closed year Costs

    400,000€ - 499,999€

    Other financial info

    None declared

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

    Commission expert group on Policies & Programmes relevant to EU Space, Defence and Aeronautics Industry (SDA)#E03775# #Member #C#Industry#SDA - Subgroup on Critical Technologies and Supply chains#SDA - Subgroup on Defence

    Groups (European Parliament)

    Climate change, biodiversity and sustainable development#Green new deal#Artificial intelligence and digital#Sky and space#Competitive European Industry: long-term and sustainable investment#Anti-corruption

    Communication activities

    Saab was a leading partner to the OCEAN2020 Consortia for the first EU demonstrator launched under the EU PADR.
    Saab was a leading stakeholder and partner to the European Commission's launch of the Pact for Skills initiative for the ASD Eco-System
    Saab is actively participating in several EDIDP-projects and EDF-projects. Saab is an active and supporting stakeholder with regard to EU initiatives that drive competition, competitiveness, resource efficiency and responsible and sustainable business models that contribute to make the society safer and a more sustainable and secure place for citizens.

    Saab holds regular thematic seminars & workshops with a wide range of stakeholders at EU and national levels with a view to promote continous and better understanding of the functioning of the European, Swedish and Nordic defence industrial base, innovation, competitiveness and sustainability within the defence industry as well as the need for a Level Playing Field between, on the one hand, defence industries in domestic markets where the State is more protective of their defence industry (i.e. less liberalised markets), and, on the other hand, defence industries in domestic markets where the State is less protective of their defence industry (i.e. more liberalised markets).

    Saab has established itself as the only European Defence Company that is holding a High-Level Annual EU Seminar in Brussels addressing EU topics, inititives and policy issues of relevance to the European defence industry, the Member States and the EU institutions as well as other important stakeholders in the European security and defence landscape. In 2023, Saab will hold its 15th Annual EU Seminar.

    Saab is also active in seminars, work-shops and expert groups organised by the European Commission, the EDA, the European Council and the European Parliament as well as NATO.

    Saab is moreover active and a pro-active stakeholder as a member within the Aerospace and Defence Industries Asssociation of Europe (ASD) and its work and voice in relation to the EU institutions and other important organisations, authorities and stakeholders.

    Other activities

    None declared

  • Meetings


    20 meetings found. Download meetings

    The list below only covers meetings held since November 2014 with commissioners, their cabinet members or directors-general at the European Commission; other lobby meetings with lower-level staff may have taken place, but the European Commission doesn't proactively publish information about these meetings. For more information about which commissioner is responsible for which portfolio, check out this link: All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

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