The responsibility of the Board of Directors for internal control is regulated in the Swedish Companies Act and in the Swedish Corporate Governance Code. Gunnebo AB applies and adheres to the requirements for internal governance and control stipulated by Swedish law (Companies Act and Annual Accounts Act) and the Swedish Corporate Governance Code (“the Code”).
Internal Control of Financial Reporting
The internal governance and control process involves the Board, Audit Committee, President, Group Executive Team, corporate staffs, operational boards and other personnel. The purpose of the process is to ensure fulfilment of the Group’s goals in terms of relevant and efficient processes, to obtain reasonable assurance with respect to the reliability of external financial reporting in the form of interim reports, annual reports and year-end reports and to ensure that this reporting is prepared in accordance with law, applicable financial reporting standards and other requirements on listed companies.