January 28, 2015 5:08 AM ET

Aerospace and Defense

Company Overview of BAE Systems Bofors AB

Company Overview

BAE Systems Bofors AB develops, markets, and maintains weapon systems for indirect fire, combat vehicle turrets, naval gun, and air defense gun systems. Its products include artillery systems, land-based and naval applications, air defense gun systems for land and sea, platform mounted launch systems, and smart ammunition systems. The company was formerly known as Bofors Defence AB and changed its name to BAE Systems Bofors AB in August 2005. The company was founded in 1944 and is based in Karlskoga, Sweden. BAE Systems Bofors AB operates as a subsidiary of BAE Systems Land and Armaments LP.


Karlskoga,  691 80


Founded in 1944


46 5 86 73 30 00


46 5 86 73 30 12

Key Executives for BAE Systems Bofors AB

Chief Executive
Age: 66
Product Director
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

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