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Handelskammaren, Ångbåtsbron 1, 211 20 Malmö


15 900 kr/person for members of the Chamber of Commerce
17 900 kr/pers for non-members

VAT is added to the price.

Breakfast, lunch and afternoon coffee (fika) is included in the price.

Deadline for registration is September 4th.

Effective Company Directorship in Sweden

Boardroom professionalism is an essential ingredient for business success, regardless of industry and company size. This two day course is the English version of ”Rätt fokus i styrelsearbetet för SME-aktiebolag”, and will give you a solid base to build your boardroom career on.

This certificate training course gives you a comprehensive understanding of corporate governance in Sweden. Based on the latest developments in the field, it provides you with a basic understanding of boardroom professionalism, so that you can contribute with greater confidence and consciousness to a company’s growth and development.

The education consists of four blocks – Effective Governance, Effective Staffing, Effective Directorship and Effective Methods.

  • Effective Governance
    The role of the owners Governing documents
  • Effective Staffing
    The selection committee Composition of the board
  • Effective irectorship
    The company’s social responsibility Business strategic management CEO management Follow-up and control Information
  • Effective Methods
    The board’s responsibility The board’s working methods Evaluation of the board

Who is this for?
Our training is primarily aimed at board members, owners, management groups and election committees. But of course finance managers, advisers, lawyers and other specialists can also benefit from the training to deepen their board knowledge in order to add value to businesses or in their board assignments.

Suitable for those who wants to…

  • Strengthen your knowledge and security in the boardroom
  • Increase your understanding of board work in practice
  • Exchange experiences with the participants and our experienced teachers
  • Become a certified board member. The certification is a unique seal of quality and meritorious when owners and election committees are looking for new members
  • Meet others and broaden your board network
  • Refresh your knowledge and feel confident in future board assignments

The training also includes an opportunity to certify as a board member. This means that after completing the training you take an exam. If you pass the exam, you will receive proof that you are a certified board member. Our certification has a high merit value and is a unique stamp of quality when owners and election committees are looking for new members. The certificate is digital and can be shared on social channels or printed.

The content of the training and the certification are approved by ecoDa, the European Confederation of Directors Associations.

This certificate training course is a collaboration between Sydsvenska Handelskammaren and StyrelseAkademien.

About the teacher

Agneta Franksson has more than 20 years of experience in roles as business and product developer. The industries in which she has been professionally active have included Life Science, Medical Technology, Healthcare Services, Energy, Telecom and IT.

Since 2012, she has worked on some 20 different boards, mainly as chairman of the board. She has worked on behalf of Almi Invest and Industrifonden, as chairman of the board of their portfolio companies. Agneta has also worked as chairman of a listed company. In 2016, as chairman of the board of a Malmö-based company, she became the winner of this year’s Supergasell Prize (Dagens Industri).