The overriding aim of corporate governance is to satisfy shareholder demands regarding the return in their invested capital, in the best way possible.
The concept of "corporate governance" usually refers to the rules and structure established to make it possible to efficiently and systematically manage and control a limited liability company.
SCA applies the Swedish Code of Corporate Governance. Information about the code is found on The Swedish Corporate Governance Board's web page, bolagsstyrningskollegiet.se. Intended mainly for foreign investors, there is also a description of certain features in the Swedish corporate governance model (the brochure "Special Features of Swedish Corporate Governance").
Corporate Governance report 2012 (pdf)
Corporate governance involves several distinct corporate bodies and functions, among which the Annual General Meeting, the Board of Directors and the President are the most central.