Compliance with all legal, regulatory and internal regulations as well as the observance of common standards and rules of professional conduct is essential to our business. We are convinced that a comprehensive compliance program relies on our leaders. They are in charge with setting the priorities and personally drive the Kuehne + Nagel culture. Kuehne + Nagel`s expectations of leaders to integrate the compliance culture within their businesses is not negotiable. Cornerstone of this commitment is our Code of Conduct that applies to every Board Member, officer and staff member. It serves as a guide for our business interactions every day and explains our culture encouraging ethical behavior and compliance. It sets worldwide consistent principles and rules for our business conduct.
Global compliance with the Code of Conduct and Kuehne + Nagel’s policies and practices is fundamental to Kuehne + Nagel’s delivery of sustainable value, promoting the long-term success of the organisation. The Board of Directors and the Management Board of Kuehne + Nagel fully endorse the Code and its enforcement. Every Kuehne + Nagel employee must understand and comply with the Code. Adherence to it is essential so as to preserve Kuehne + Nagel’s most valuable asset – our reliability.