Our culture is based on embracing our responsibilities to our investors, our partners and our shareholders. We carry out our objectives by pursuing the highest standards of professional excellence. We expect our team members and partners to have an entrepreneurial, pragmatic and solution-driven approach to their work. We conduct ourselves at all times with integrity and fairness.
Our core values are embedded in everything we do:
Act in the Best Interests of our Investors, Partners and Shareholders
Being entrusted with capital, we have a duty to act professionally, responsibly and diligently in the best interests of our investors, partners and shareholders to create long-term sustainable value and returns.
Excel in What We Do
We are a performance-driven organization. We strive to excel in investing which means delivering superior performance without incurring undue or disproportionate risk. Being committed to excellence also means acknowledging and learning from our mistakes to continuously improve, individually and as a team.
Focus on the Long Term
We are long-term investors looking to build sustainable value and returns, and creating long-lasting relationships with our investors and partners. Our goal is to deliver attractive risk-adjusted returns and preserve capital over the long term. We strive to provide solutions that create lasting value for our investors, partners, shareholders, and the communities where we have investments.
Be Professional and Rigorous
We set high professional standards for ourselves and we try to exceed them. We have a team of dedicated high-performing experts with complementary skills and we expect our team to constantly demonstrate the highest level of professionalism, rigour and discipline. This means dedication to our work and fostering accountability.
Act with Honesty and Integrity
We always conduct ourselves with honesty and integrity. Our business is to a large extent based on establishing long-term mutually beneficial relationships built on trust. Trust takes time to form and is strengthened by mutual respect, honesty and transparency. Integrity is the foundation of our reputation. It means complying with applicable law, our governance framework and acting in accordance with what we believe is morally and ethically right.
Investing responsibly means acting as good stewards of capital for our investors, partners, shareholders, while respecting the communities and environment where we have investments. We believe that effectively identifying and managing environmental, social and governance matters is integral to the sustainable, long-term performance of our investments.
Work as a Team
Teamwork is central to how we work. We encourage collaboration, mutual support and sharing of knowledge among team members to achieve the best outcome possible for our investors, partners and shareholders. Our message to all of our team members is clear and unequivocal; delivering on our objectives to create long-term sustainable value for our investors, partners and shareholders is paramount to any individual success. We strongly believe that we can achieve more by leveraging the collective expertise and diverse background of all our team members.
Be Entrepreneurial and Innovative
We are determined to remain entrepreneurial and innovative. This means being pragmatic, questioning accepted wisdom, developing new ideas, offering new approaches, and focusing on solutions and actions.