Saab welcomes anti-corruption index for defence companies

Defence and security company Saab has welcomed Transparency International’s Defence Companies Anti-Corruption Index, which rates defence companies’ systems and processes to prevent corruption.

Saab has earned grade B with a score of 77.9 per cent. The grades range from A to F.

In its individual assessment, Saab scored 100 per cent in the ‘risk management’ category and 95.5 per cent in the ‘codes and policies’ category.

The company also scored 80 per cent in the ‘personnel and helplines’ category and 72.2 per cent in the ‘leadership, governance and organisation’ category.