Tag: Break-up

ABB will not sell Power Grids; Power Up programme announced

While Swedish media recently reported on the activist shareholder Cevian wanting to break up ABB's Power Grids business and sell it in parts to strategic buyers, in today’s (4 October) update of strategic review, ABB leadership has revealed it will continue the transformation of Power Grids under ABB ownership.

Cevian engages consultant to study potential split-up of ABB

ABB's second-biggest shareholder, Swedish investment company Cevian, has hired Boston Consulting Group to study a potential break-up of the Swiss engineering group, turning up the pressure for a revamp of the company, reports Manager Magazin.