Automation markets and sells smart solutions, subsystems and components to segments such as industrial automation and infrastructure, including solutions for robotics, control systems, sensors, industrial networks and communication networks.

Automation focuses on helping customers within industry and infrastructure to create new automated processes with tailored technical solutions and services. The business is characterized by a deep technical know-how, a high level of service and strong market positions in selected niche segments.

The business area holds strong market positions in the Nordics as well as in certain parts of continental Europe. Demand follows the manufacturing industry development towards automation, smart factories and infrastructural development of communication nets, cyber security and investments within “smart cities”. The business area has own products and brands, but long-term relations with leading international suppliers are also prioritized and essential for success.

Many industry companies are in the middle of a large transition towards Industry 4.0, where more efficient production and flows increasingly are depending on intelligent solutions within IT and sensors. This will drive demand going forward. The unique offering from Automation covers intelligence as well as moving mechanical solutions. 

OEM manufacturers and end users within automation equipment, medical technology, defense industry, telecommunication, installers of fiber networks, process industry, transportation and more.

Solutions for industrial communication, operating systems, computers, sensors, vision products, motor drives, linear units, transmissions and components and solutions for fiber networks.



Fiber-Optic Communication

Industrial IT & Sensors

Motions & Drive


Business Area Manager

Patrik Klerck

+46 708 64 15 17


Deputy Business Area Manager

Markku Suominen

+358 9 525 92 331


Andreas Jäderberg

+46 72 705 09 96



All subsidiaries of the Automation