Sustainability report 2019
"Continued economic growth and increased global trade cannot happen at the expense of the environment, or our future generations’ needs. My ambition is for the Wilhelmsen group to be at the forefront, with more and more of our group portfolio related to safer, smarter and greener offerings, enabling truly sustainable global trade." - Thomas Wilhelmsen, group CEO
Health and Safety
Our focus is the continuous improvement of health and safety management systems and employee behaviors.
Ethics and Anti-corruption
Our focus is to improve identification and follow up of compliance deviations; and increase employee competence in responsible business practice.
Cyber Security and Data Protection
Our focus is to implement a cyber security framework; strengthen operational measures; and increase employee competence in cyber risk prevention behavior.
Our focus is to improve supplier selection and assessment process; and to improve supplier engagement in responsible practices, through risk-based audits.
During the year, there were several activities focused on reducing environmental impact of our own and our customers operations; as well as addressing wider societal concerns.
Our approach to sustainable innovation is exemplified by the range of activities and projects we are working on.