Governance

At Sedex, our mission is to drive organisations globally to improve the lives of the people they impact. Sedex is organised and controlled to help fulfil this mission.

Sedex Information Exchange (Sedex) is a membership association and is incorporated in the UK as a company limited by guarantee. As a membership association Sedex operates for the mutual benefit of all its members, and membership fees are invested to deliver the responsible business tools and services we provide to achieve our mission.

Sedex is headquartered in London, UK, with regional offices located in Gurugram, Santiago de Chile, Shanghai and Sydney.

To find out more about corporate governance at Sedex, including the roles and responsibilities of the Sedex Board, please read our General Explanation of Sedex Corporate Governance.

 

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is responsible for the governance of Sedex. The Board is responsible for setting Sedex’s strategic aims, providing the leadership to put them into effect, supervising the management of the business and reporting to Sedex’s members on the Board’s stewardship.

In line with the Sedex Articles of Association the Sedex Board of Directors comprises up to fourteen Directors. Nine are elected Member Directors, four are Independent Non-Executive Directors and one is an Executive Director (the CEO).

See the current members of the Sedex Board on the Sedex team page.

 

Governance documents

General Explanation of Sedex Corporate Governance

Sedex Articles of Association

Annual Report 2019

To view all of our annual reports, please visit our publications page.

 

Sedex membership rules

The Sedex membership rules set out the standards and obligations we require members to adhere to and form part of member contracts with Sedex. In addition, members must also abide by the conditions set out in the Terms of Service.