Corporate Governance at Syngenta is aligned with international standards and practice.
Corporate Governance at Syngenta is designed to support the Company in its efforts to create and foster sustainable value for all stakeholders. Syngenta’s Board of Directors gives priority to the Corporate Governance framework by proactively and continuously implementing and improving best corporate governance standards.
The Company follows the SIX Exchange Regulation Directive on Information relating to Corporate Governance (DCG), complies with the standards established in the “Swiss Code of Best Practice for Corporate Governance” and meets the Corporate Governance Standards of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), as applicable for foreign private issuers. In addition, Syngenta is in compliance with the applicable requirements of the US Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, including the certification of its Annual Report on Form 20-F by the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and the Chief Financial Officer (CFO).
The Corporate Governance Report and Compensation Report 2013 can be downloaded here:
Corporate Governance Report and Compensation Report 2013
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