OUR STAKEHOLDER NEEDS AND EXPECTATIONS
CREATING SHARED VALUE FOR SUSTAINABLE OUTCOMES
IN THE SHORT-, MEDIUM- AND LONG-TERM
The Company creates value for its stakeholders through innovative and sustainable business models, concise strategy, a diverse product portfolio and through our subsidiaries, associates and strategic investments – all complemented by our experienced and empowered leadership team that focuses on our communities and stakeholder wealth creation.
Our Board is aware of its growing role in innovation governance and the strategic importance of innovation to create sustainable value.
BUILDING VALUE AND RELATIONSHIPS WITH OUR STAKEHOLDERS
At AEEI our ability to deliver depends on the contribution and activities of a diverse group of stakeholders.
Our stakeholders are integral to our ability to protect, create and grow value, a process that is advanced through relationships with others and balances the needs, interests and expectations of material stakeholders in the best interests of the Company over time. We believe that the strength of our relationships with our key stakeholders is critical to achieving our strategic objectives and creating mutual value for the Company and our stakeholders. As such, our stakeholder management approach involves gaining a thorough understanding of key stakeholders and assessing the matters that are material to them, including risks and opportunities. Our approach manages stakeholders’ expectations and how much material matters impact them and the Group.
Building and maintaining trust and respect with our various stakeholders has a positive impact on our reputation and is essential in addressing risks and opportunities. We strive to respond timeously and appropriately to issues raised during our interactions.