Corporate governance

Asker Healthcare Group is governed in accordance with:

• Asker’s Articles of Association
• The Swedish Companies Act (Aktiebolagslag 2005:551)
• The Swedish Annual Accounts Act (Årsredovisningslagen)
• Other applicable Swedish and foreign laws and ordinances as well as internal governing documents

Asker’s Board of Directors and Group Management have established a governance structure with policy documents and guidelines for all the companies in the Group. The policy documents are updated on a regular basis to reflect new regulations and requirements. These governance documents are the base for Asker’s decentralised organisation. The Group Management governs the subsidiaries through its’ boards.
These policies and guidelines are available to all business units on internal systems.

The Management in the subsidiaries are trained in the policy areas through Asker’s Business School.