Governance

Our strong governance structure enables sustainability to be embedded across the Group. From the Board of Directors, though a sustainable development committee, and within our brands, through a network of Sustainability Leads. In total, around 50 individuals are involved in implementing the Group’s sustainability strategy.

 

Sustainability technical advisory group
Sustainability Technical Advisory Group (STAG) provides technical advice and guidance to the Sustainable Development Committee. The STAG is composed of three external sustainability experts as well as four internal members.
Ethics
committees
Code of ethics
Ethics Committees consist of the Kering Group Ethics Committee and two regional committees reporting to the Group Committee; the Asia-Pacific Ethics Committee (APAC) and the Americas Ethics Committee (Americas). The committees monitor the distribution and implementation ofthe Code of ethics and the principles it defends; respond to complaints from any Group employee, and are proactive in developing the Group’s policy and actions in sustainability.

Boards of directors

Sustainable development commitee
Sustainable Development Committee is chaired by a Director of the board and assists Kering in designing, implementing and ensuring proper corporate governance, its inherent obligations of disclosure and transparency, as well as its ethical goals and the Group’s principles and practices in regards to sustainability.
Remuneration committee
Appointments committee
Audit
committee
Strategy development committee

Executive committee

François-Henri Pinault Chairman & chief executive officer
Jean-François Palus Group managing director
Luxury activities
Sport & Lifestyle activities
Sustainability 15 individuals
Kering Sustainability Department is headed by the Chief sustainability officer who is a member of the Executive Committee and reports to the Chairman and CEO. The CSO is responsible for the overarching sustainability strategy of the Group.Kering Sustainability Department supports the brands in implementing best practices and attaining the 2016 Group Targets and Group E P&L. This team of experts dedicated to key sustainability topics are also spurring the brands to innovate with processes and products that have more positive social and environmental impact.
Human resources
Communication
Finance
Legal

Brands

Teams dedicated to sustainability : 35 individuals
Sustainability
Sustainability Leads in each brand coordinate with Kering on the achievement of the 2016 Group targets and adherence to the sustainability guidelines, while staying true to their brand identity. The Sustainability Leads meet as one group together with Kering on a monthly basis. In total, around 50 individuals are involved in implementing the Group’s sustainability strategy.
Sustainability
Sustainability Leads in each brand coordinate with Kering on the achievement of the 2016 Group targets and adherence to the sustainability guidelines, while staying true to their brand identity. The Sustainability Leads meet as one group together with Kering on a monthly basis. In total, around 50 individuals are involved in implementing the Group’s sustainability strategy.
Sustainability
Sustainability Leads in each brand coordinate with Kering on the achievement of the 2016 Group targets and adherence to the sustainability guidelines, while staying true to their brand identity. The Sustainability Leads meet as one group together with Kering on a monthly basis. In total, around 50 individuals are involved in implementing the Group’s sustainability strategy.
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