Corporate governance is about how a company is operated so that the interests of its owners are safeguarded. The overall objective is to raise shareholder value and thus meet the demands of the owners on their invested capital.
ICA Gruppen is a public limited liability company with its registered office in Stockholm, Sweden. The Swedish Companies Act, the Swedish Corporate Governance Code and Nasdaq OMX Stockholm rules for issuers provide the basis for governance of the company.
Internal rules and regulations for governance of the company consist of the Articles of Association, the Board’s rules of procedure, instructions to the CEO as well as policies and attached guidelines.