Accountability for our CR strategy sits with the Group Board, within which the finance director specifically has responsibility for our CR strategy. Each executive director is responsible for one or more of the focus areas.
The CR steering group, which includes functional heads from key areas, is responsible for implementing our strategy, developing our policies and providing guidance and sharing best practice to the business, as well as reporting progress to the Board via our monthly reporting process.
In 2016 the steering group discussed a broad range of CR issues including culture and behaviours, health and safety, supply chain management and our community engagement. Each of the programmes is owned by the appropriate member of the steering group and they are supported by various networks across the business who help embed the strategy and