ANNUAL REPORT 2020
we are building for the future
BE Group’s Annual Report 2020 is divided into two reports. The first report is the Corporate Report where you can read about the offering, the strategy, the board of directors and group management as well as articles regarding for example the environmental work in Sweden and the safety work in Finland. The second report is the formal Annual Report with among others the board of director’s report, sustainability report, the financial stements and the corporate governance report. You will find the formal Annual Report under each tab on this website and the Corporate Report as a pdf by chosing Read more below.
STATEMENT FROM THE CEO
A CHALLENGING YEAR
As I sum up my first full year as the CEO of BE Group, I think that we have done pretty well. After a weak end to 2019, the new year, 2020, began a little brighter and the confidence in the future was positive. Then came Covid-19, and the surrounding world’s reactions to its rapid spread turned everything upside down.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS’ REPORT
BE Group AB (publ) is a trading and service company in steel, stainless steel and aluminium. BE Group offers efficient distribution and value-adding production services to customers primarily in the construction and manufacturing industries. In 2020, the Group reported sales of SEK 3.7 billion. BE Group has approximately 630 employees, with Sweden and Finland as its largest markets.
BE Group’s sustainability work is based on the ambition to create corporate social responsibility. This means that the Group shall work to limit the organization’s environmental and climat impact and at the same time strive to be an economically, socially and ethically responsible actor.
BE Group strive to create and be an attractive workplace where everyone is treated with equal respect and dignity and encourage a culture with equal opportunities and diversity. The Group strives to create a sustainable and healthy work environment and all workplaces in BE Group shall be safe and pleasant. The employees are our most valuable asset and a prerequisite for the Company to perform well.
BE Group actively works with environmental issues as an integrated part of the operations and the foundation of the environmental work is a Group-wide environmental policy. The units work locally with the environmental issues linked to the operations with focus on continuously improving its own facilities regarding energy consumption, emissions and waste management.
BE Group strives to be a reliable partner to its business partners, suppliers and customers and encourages transparency and openness. BE Group seeks to be a reliable, long-term and responsible members of society that acts based on current laws and rules and transparently balances shareholder interests with societal interests.
CORPORATE GOVERNANCE REPORT
THE GOVERNANCE OF BE GROUP
BE Group AB (publ) is a Swedish limited liability company listed on Nasdaq Stockholm. Read more about the governance of BE Group, the board of directors and its’ work as well as the different committees.
A presentation of the board members can be found at www.begroup.com.