Tone at the Top
We are reinforcing the importance of our compliance program with both educational videos on key compliance topics, and reinforcing the ‘tone at the top’ regarding the importance of anti-corruption/anti-bribery compliance with a variety of approaches, including a video message from our Group CEO.
JEAN-YVES CHARLIER, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of VEON
Watch Jean-Yves Charlier, Chief Executive Officer of VEON in our first ‘Tone from the top’ series. [Video]
COLIN GREEN, Group Director Internal Audit
In our second ‘Tone from the top’ [Video] Colin Green, Group Director Internal Audit, offers his take on what it means to ‘do the right thing’ – and the role his function has to play in improving the performance of VEON.
DAVID STUART, Group Director Revenue Assurance and Fraud Management
In our third ‘Tone from the top’ [Video], David Stuart, Group Director Revenue Assurance and Fraud Management, offers his take on what it means to ‘do the right thing’.
ENRIQUE AZNAR, Chief Values and Culture Transformation Officer
Watch Enrique Aznar, explain why a strong ethical culture is key to becoming a world-class company.
NATALIIA KOZAK, Director Group Internal Control
In our latest ‘Tone from the top’ [Video] Nataliia Kozak, Director Group Internal Control, offers her take on what it means to ‘do the right thing’.
JOE SIMMONDS, Group Director Forensic Investigation
In the final installment of our ‘Tone from the top’ [Series], Joe Simmonds, Group Director Forensic Investigation, explains the role his function plays in strengthening our ethical culture and what it means to ‘do the right thing’.
Strengthening our ethical culture is fundamental to achieving our Excelerate ambition of transforming VEON into a world-class digital operator. That’s why we are committed to encouraging an open dialogue with employees around ethical issues.
If you need advice or would like to report suspected breaches of our Code of Conduct, policies and procedures, or the law, there are a number of ways in which employees can Speak Up. For example, employees can contact their local Compliance Officer or email Group comliance via firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also contact our Speak Up service, which is operated by an independent third party.
Contacting Speak Up
Employees can contact our new Speak Up service by:
- Logging your report, question or concern on the Speak Up website: www.veon.com/speakup.
- Call the VEON Speak Up helpline: ‘Select your country’ to identify the phone number to call from the bottom left corner of www.veon.com/speakup. This is available to all employees and third parties in Lao PDR, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and 365 days a year in English and Lao.
While making your identity clear when making a report is encouraged, you can also make an anonymous report in all cases. When anonymity is requested, VEON will make efforts to preserve anonymity to the extent permitted under local law. VEON will not tolerate reprisal or retaliation against any person who in good faith raises a concern or reports misconduct. Any employee who experiences retaliation or reprisals for raising a concern should report this immediately to Compliance or Legal. We’re committed to helping you do the right thing.