Governance structure

Skanska's corporate governance and governance structure is described on this page.

Governance structure


Corporate governance principles

Skanska AB is a Swedish public limited company. Skanska AB's Series B shares are listed on Nasdaq Stockholm. Skanska AB and the Skanska Group are governed in accordance with:

  • Skanska's Articles of Association
  • The Swedish Companies Act
  • The Nasdaq Nordic Main Market Rulebook for issuers of shares
  • Other applicable Swedish and foreign laws and ordinances as well as internal governing documents

Skanska applies the Swedish Corporate Governance Code which is available at The Swedish Corporate Governance Board.

Governance structure in Skanska

The illustration shows the formal corporate governance structure of Skanska with the Shareholders, Board of Directors, President and CEO, management team, nomination committee and the board’s committees. Group staff units and support unit as well as our business units: Construction, Residential Development and Commercial Property Development are also shown.