Our organization

We are 33,000 people united in building for a better society, while creating value for our shareholders. As a listed company, we’re governed by our board of directors, our president and CEO, and our group leadership team. Our operations are based on local business units, backed by our brand and financial strength, as well as our group-wide expertise and values.

Short facts:

Founded: 1887
Geographic markets in: the Nordic region, Europe and USA
Operations: Construction and Project development, including Residential Development and Commercial Property Development
Employees: about 32,500 (2020)
CEO: Anders Danielsson
Share listed: NASDAQ Stockholm


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As a listed company, generating value for Skanska's shareholders, along with delivering on our purpose of building for a better society, is our aim.

Skanska is governed by the Board of Directors, the President and CEO and other members of the Group Leadership Team.

The Group's operations are based on local business units with good knowledge of their respective markets, customers and suppliers for the three business streams:

These local units are backed by Skanska's brand and financial strength as well as Group-wide expertise and values.

Business unit operations by geography

Skanska's business units are active on the following markets:


Business unit Market
Construction  Sweden, Norway, Finland, Poland, Czech Republic, Slovakia, UK and USA.
Residential Development Sweden, Norway, Finland, Poland and Czech Republic 
Commercial Property Development Sweden, Norway, Finland, Denmark, Poland, Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania and USA.