June 24, 2014 – SAAB AB announced today that Mr. Peter Behrendt is appointed President & CEO of Klein Systems Group. Peter brings remarkable talent and relevant maritime domain experience to his new role. In the past seven years at Saab, Peter has held senior roles in Portfolio Management, Business Development and Strategy both in Sweden and Australia. Peter will move from Adelaide, Australia to Vancouver. During the transition, the outgoing President and CEO, Mr. Jaap Korf, will provide support as an advisor to Mr. Behrendt.
“In the past two years many changes have been successfully accomplished by Mr. Korf and the KSG team. These changes have greatly enhanced our ability to support our customers which underpins our ambition to continue to deliver excellent products, services and support. I am confident that Peter Behrendt will continue in the same manner” says Gunilla Fransson, Head of Business Area Security and Defence Solutions, SAAB AB.