Personal stories about the possibilities of aviation
Here you can read stories from prominent people about how air travel has taken them outside Sweden and the possibilities it has created for them as individuals, the companies they work for and Sweden as a nation. We have gathered more articles in a printed anthology (in Swedish) which you can order here.
OLA ROLLÉN - President and CEO Hexagon
Ola Rollén leads a company that operates in more than 40 countries. He is based in Hong Kong, the company is headquartered in Stockholm, and London is the natural meeting place for senior management. He thinks air traffic to and from Stockholm needs to be taken seriously even from a political point of view.
Professor of Marketing
Travelling will be a crucial source of inspiration when the major social problems of our time are to be solved. To efficiently travel from A to B is important, but the biggest gains lie in what the trip will bring in the next stage.
The great flattening of the world that air travel has created has huge benefits for business, boosting economic growth. The aviation industry has a global economic impact of $ 2.2 trillion.
President and CEO SAAB
Swedish companies have 200 subsidiaries in São Paulo with a combined sales of more than 50 billion Swedish crowns. In a way, São Paulo has become Sweden’s biggest industrial city. However, a direct flight from Sweden to São Paulo, or Brazil, has yet to be created.