As support for the President and CEO and Group Management, Husqvarna has established internal Boards in the following areas:
The Global Purchasing Council (GPC) is a decision-making forum that coordinates the Group’s purchasing globally and among the business units. The GPC ensures transparency in the purchasing process as well as uniformity in terms of working methods, purchasing tools, contracts and processes throughout the organization.
The Group Staff Council, which consists staff heads, regularly convenes and primarily decides on administrative, policy and personnel issues, as well as pensions.
The Finance Board is an internal Board which ensures that the financial policy authorized by the Board of Directors is communicated and complied with throughout the Group. This policy includes guidelines for the organization and management of the Group’s financial operations, permissible risk exposure, levels of risk, and the reporting thereof. The Finance Board comprises the President, the CFO and the Head of Group Treasury.