Saab serves the global market with world-leading products, services and solutions from military defence to civil security. With operations in over 100 countries, Saab continuously develops, adapts and improves new technology to meet customers' changing needs.
The most important markets are Europe, Asia and North America. Saab has about 14,000 employees and annual sales in 2012 were approximately SEK 24 billion, of which around 25 per cent was related to research and development.
Driving forces such as economic cycles, urbanisation, resource scarcity and climate change are impacting the business environment. Scania sees sustainable transport as a key solution to address these global challenges.
With the aim to be the leader in sustainable transport, Scania deliver customised heavy trucks, buses, engines and services with a focus on efficient, low-carbon solutions that enhance customer profitability.
For Scania, ensuring profitability for our customers depends on close dialogue and partnership to find solutions throughout the logistics value chain. On the journey to a more sustainable future, we are guided by our core values and a strong focus on continuous improvement.
Dedicated employees, flexible production, the modular product system, a strong quality focus, an extensive service network, and cutting-edge R&D comprise our strengths. Together, these qualities make Scania resilient and give us a strong leadership position in a world increasingly dependent on safe, sustainable and efficient transport systems.
Stockholm Business Region is responsible for developing and promoting Stockholm as a business and tourist destination under the brand Stockholm – The Capital of Scandinavia. The aim is to make Stockholm the leading sustainable growth region in Europe. Stockholm Business Region is owned by the city of Stockholm.
A premier university in Asia, the Singapore Management University (SMU) is internationally recognised for its world-class research and distinguished teaching. Established in 2000, SMU's mission is to generate leading-edge research with global impact and produce broad-based, creative and entrepreneurial leaders for the knowledge-based economy. SMU education is known for its highly interactive, collaborative and project-based approach to learning, and for its technologically enabled pedagogy of seminar-style teaching in small class sizes.
Home to around 8,800 undergraduate, postgraduate, executive and professional, full- and part-time students, SMU is comprised of six schools: School of Accountancy, Lee Kong Chian School of Business, School of Economics, School of Information Systems, School of Law, and School of Social Sciences. SMU offers a wide range of bachelors', masters' and PhD degree programmes in the disciplinary areas associated with the six schools, as well as in interdisciplinary combinations of these areas.
SMU has an emphasis on generating rigorous, high-impact, and relevant multi-disciplinary research that addresses Asian issues of global relevance. SMU faculty members collaborate with leading international researchers and universities from USA, Europe, China and India, as well as with partners in the business community and public sector, through its research institutes, centres and labs. SMU's city campus is a state-of-the art facility located in the heart of downtown Singapore, fostering strategic linkages with business, government and the wider community.