Ethics is not something that merely exists and we pretend. Indeed, Ethics is the cornerstone of our behaviour, it is the values that guide our decisions and the principles that conduct our relationships with de environment: an ethical behaviour approaches us to our highest aspirations and aims, as organization as well as individuals. Ethics forms a fundamental part of our heritage and we must make it clear every day in each of our decisions. It cannot be otherwise as long as decisions we make, when ethical, encourage ethical behaviour in others.
At Nortegas Energía Distribución, S.A.U. we don’t disregard that Ethics and Business are inseparably and unfailingly linked. We make ethics an essential element of our corporate culture and all of us have an obligation to see that the values of integrity, fairness and accountability are embedded in all we do. Ethics cannot be excluded, nor our conduct could be nothing other than ethical.
Our Code of Ethics express our shared commitment to operate with the highest level of ethical conduct. As an employee of Nortegas Energia Distribucion, S.A.U., you are responsible for fully understanding and complying our Code, and for deciding and acting in accordance with. Each one of us forming part of Nortegas Energia Distribucion, S.A.U. have the responsibility to follow the letter and the spirit of the Code and to deal with them who compromise our integrity. It is a matter of consistency.
A code cannot anticipate each context nor every situation, but all employees have to be prepared to face at all time and to behave ethically. If you see something wrong or you think something isn’t right, say something. Raise the issue and report. The reputation of each one of us is at stake. Never underestimate the importance of your conduct and the significance of always doing the right thing. Making this a company of which our customers, our shareholders and our relatives and neighbours can be proud or not, depends ultimately on it.
The Board of Directors
We must to embed the values of Integrity, Fairness and Accountability in all we do. It is how we do business and we all share a responsibility toto achieve success. The Code of Conduct is our shared commitment to operate with the highest level of integrity and ethical conduct.