Tikkurila Oyj’s corporate governance is based on the Articles of Association, the Finnish Companies Act and NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd’s rules and regulations on listed companies.

Furthermore, the Company complies with the Finnish Corporate Governance Code. The Finnish Corporate Governance Code is publicly available at

For the most up-to-date information on Tikkurila’s Corporate Governance, please refer to our website.

In March 2010, Tikkurila Oyj was spun off out of Kemira Oyj, and listed on the Helsinki Stock Exchange on March 26th, 2010; hence, the legal status of the Company was changed from Oy (limited liability company) to Oyj (public limited liability company). Therefore, from March 2010, the regulations related to listed public entities have been applied to Tikkurila as an independent entity.

Code of conduct

Tikkurila Oyj’s general operating principles, mutual responsibilities and lines of responsibility are defined by the Tikkurila Code of Conduct. Tikkurila’s values and ethical principles underpin the Company’s corporate governance and the way in which the Company interacts with its main stakeholders.

Tikkurila Code of Conduct

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If you face non-compliance of our Code of Conduct or illegal business practices, report the violations through an anonymous reporting system: 

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Download Tikkurila's Corporate Governance Statements here.