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Genii Capital Plans To Submit Bid For Saab Today

Posted on 07. Jan, 2010 by .


Saab History has confirmed through Bloomberg & TTELA’s interview, that Luxembourgh based Genii Capital plans for a bid to Saab Automobile by 5pm today.

Apparently, there is a Swedish entrepreneur behind the company and has been working on this for nearly a year to buy Saab. – It takes time to get all the pieces in place, “says the source according to TTELA.

Genii Capital is a private investment company that operates in North America, Europe & Asia. They specialize in development of innovative ideas in brand management, technology, entertainment and automotive industries. This past December they announced their intent to purchase the Renault F1 racing team.

When Saab History tried to contact them today, they were answered the phone, but were unable to comment as their spokesperson would not be available until Monday.

Here is a piece by Bloomberg below:


Jan. 7 (Bloomberg) — Genii Capital plans to hand in a bid for General Motors Co.’s Swedish Saab Automobile unit today, Genii spokesman Lars Carlstroem said in a telephone interview.

Genii plans to use former bidder Koenigsegg Group’s business plan for Saab and make the automaker profitable by 2012 with production of 105,000 vehicles a year, Carlstroem said.

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Koenigsegg Spotted Visiting Saab Headquarters

Posted on 25. Jun, 2009 by .



Photo Credit: TTELA.

TTELA reports that Koenigsegg is visiting Saab Automobile AB headquarters in Trollhattan, Sweden as shown above.

This is very exciting indeed, things are in motion, the new owners as seen in the photo, Bard Ã…ker & Christian Von Koenigsegg together along with some handlers?, above at the factory are walking, talking and getting things done.

I hope to see more details in the near future, very nice to see before the weekend.

New Saab Owner visit Trollhättan


Today, the new owners visit the Trollhättan Saab factory, with Christian von Koenigsegg at the forefront.

Norwegian Entrepreneur, BÃ¥rd Eker, took the opportunity to visit the Saab museum factory. And in the party who met CEO Jan Ã…ke Jonsson believes it TTELA also be able to identify the new chairman of Koenigsegg Group, Augi K Fabel, who has become billionaire after building telecom giant Vimpelcom.

– We have decided that the negotiations are still underway between GM and stakeholders which do not need to go out in the media, “says information manager at Saab, Eric Geer.

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