Our integrated report is prepared in accordance with the International <IR> Framework of the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) and enables our providers of financial capital and all stakeholders to make an informed assessment of our ability to create sustainable value.
Our integrated report covers the performance of the Group for the financial year ended 31 August 2020 as well as the material matters related to our strategy, business model, governance, material matters and creating shared value, shareholders’ interests, and our future outlook. It also incorporates the financial reporting boundary of the Group and its subsidiaries. Details of our investments in subsidiaries and strategic investments appear in our annual financial statements.
The aim of this report is to tell the story of African Equity Empowerment Investments Ltd (AEEI) clearly and concisely – who we are, what we do and how we create value over the short-, medium- and long-term. This report documents our journey including our opportunities and risks as well as our performance against our strategic objectives in a way that gives stakeholders a holistic view of the Group and our future prospects. It also covers our response to the global COVID-19 pandemic, the resultant lock down and the effects on the Company.