Operating area

Secure Communications

The ability to safely and efficiently handle sensitive information is central to the stability and security of society, particularly when it comes to important social functions and critical infrastructure. Sectra has extensive experience of protecting society’s most critical communications, and is a trusted brand in the area of encryption and secure mobile communications.

Where we are headed

The operating area’s long-term ambition is to be a leading provider of advanced encryption systems, secure communication and critical cybersecurity solutions for society’s most important functions. We mainly focus on operations that handle sensitive information, including government authorities such as defense departments and other operations that require a high level of security. Ensuring that these players can execute their tasks in a secure manner increases the potential for an open, safe and stable society.

Quick facts

Figures refers to fiscal year 2022/2023.

  • 97 employees
  • SEK 235 million in revenue

Sales channels and geographic presence

Sectra primarily has direct sales. We have our own offices in the Netherlands and Sweden, which are our largest markets, as well as in Finland.

Classified information product offering and customers


Organizations that handle classified information, including the highest security level of TOP SECRET, such as defense, civil authorities and multilateral organizations like the EU and NATO.

  • Secure mobile workplaces, including crypto solutions for secure mobile communication, collaborative platforms for digital meetings and VPN solutions for secure connections to internal networks.
  • Protecting data in high-performing networks.

Monitoring services for critical operating systems


Primarily players in the energy sector and critical process industry. Sectra’s technology also has the potential to, for example, monitor building automation in healthcare and systems for water supply.


Services to detect and manage risks and vulnerabilities and to monitor critical operating systems.


Where we are now

Sectra helps customers in Europe to secure their communication against eavesdropping and to protect their systems against unauthorized access. We have more than 45 years of experience in the area and are considered one of the world’s leading players in advanced crypto solutions, especially in the mobile domain.

In the Annual Report and Sustainability Report you can read more about:

  • The markets for our offerings and our growth strategy
  • National security—the linchpin of our operations
  • Cybersecurity services for society’s critical functions

The way forward

Activities being prioritized by the operating area in order to reach its long-term ambitions. Some activities have the potential to make positive contributions to the earnings trend within one or two years, but the majority have a longer time horizon.

  • Maintain a high level of customer satisfaction by providing good service and working closely with customers during the development of new offerings.
  • Sales of security-approved communication solutions to existing and new customers in Europe, particularly within Sweden and the Netherlands, the rest of the Nordic region as well as EU and NATO organizations.
  • Sales of customer-specific assignments. Focus on assignments that either provide important developments in expertise or are deemed to have significant potential to result in product sales.
  • Increase the customer base and volumes in critical infrastructure. Transform investments that have been made into sustainable profitability—partly through partnerships.
  • Ongoing development of the customer offering for secure remote work via VPN, smartphones/tablets and third-party applications with extra protection against access violations.
  • Increased cooperation with other companies to meet our customers’ security-related needs.

Magnus Skogberg

President of Secure Communications since August 2022