Corporate Governance  

Company Policies

Whistle-blowing policy

Any employee may discuss or disclose in writing any concern on potential violation of the Code of Business Conduct with the Conflicts of Interest Committee. Reports or disclosures can be made in writing or by email using the following contact details:

​​a. email address CICOM@jgsummit.com.ph​
​b. fax number ​395-2890
​c. mailing address

Must be sent in a sealed envelope clearly marked "Strictly Private and Confidential-To Be Opened by Addressee Only".
​CICOM 
JG Summit Holdings, Inc.
44th Flr. Robinsons Equitable Tower
ADB Avenue, Cor., Poveda Road 
Pasig City


The complaint shall be filed using the Complaint/Disclosure Form. ​

Downloa​​d:Complaint Disclosure Form Final_CAI.pdf

All information received in connection with the reports or disclosures shall be strictly confidential and shall not be disclosed to any person without prior consent of CICOM.​

Conflict of Interest policy

The Company’s Code of Business Conduct and Conflicts of Interest Policy require employees to make a conscious effort to avoid conflict of interest situations; that his judgment and discretion is not influenced by considerations of personal gain or benefit. A conflict of interest may also occur because of the actions, employment, or investments of an immediate family member of an employee.

Insider trading policy



The Company observes strict compliance with the Exchange's Trading Rules and Restrictions, emphasizing the need for transparency and fairness in its transactions in order to fully apprise its investors of its current activities  The Company is guided by, observes and complies with provisions of the Securities Regulation Code (RA Act No. 8799) with regards t​o the Prohibition on Fraud, Manipulation and Insider Trading. 

The Company complies with the provisions of law set forth in the Securities Regulations Code and shall implement policies and procedures to prevent the unauthorized disclosure or misuse of material, non-public i​nformation in securities trading to preserve the reputation and integrity of the Company. 

Downloa​​d: Summary Insider Trading.pdf

Related party transactions policy

The Company applies the “arm’s-length principle” in transactions entered into with related parties. Transactions are based on terms similar to those offered to nonrelated parties. Parties are considered to be related if one party has the ability, directly or indirectly, to control the other party or exercise significant influence over the other party in making financial and operating decisions or the parties are subject to common control or common significant influence. Related parties may be individuals or corporate entities.

Stakeholders Health, Safety and Welfare 


Stakeholders​​

The Company is committed to undertake all reasonable steps to ensure the health, safety and ​welfare for the best interest of our stakeholders and the communities where we live and work by complying with provisions of law, industry rules and regulations, standards of independent accreditation bodies where the Company obtained accreditation, and contractual obligation. 

This policy aims to: 

1. Provide a guiding principle to ensure health, safety and welfare of the Company's stakeholder.

2. Identify responsibility and accountability of every personnel and department in the organization to ensure the health, safety and welfare of stakeholders. 

3. Integrate health and safety practices in all activities to ensure efficiency and quality of products and services.


This policy shall define the guiding principles and responsibilities for managing health, safety and welfare of the stakeholders of JG Summit Holdings, Inc. (JGSHI), its subsidiaries and affiliates.


Download:​Health, Safety and Welfare Policy.pdf


Employees

To ensure that the employees of the Company maintain a healthy balance between work and life, health and wellness programs are organized for these employees. Professionals are invited to conduct classes of Zumba, Tai Chi, and other activities in our work site. The Company has also partnered with fitness gyms to offer special membership rates to employees. This is in addition to the free use of gym facilities in the different installations.

Year on year, the Company has facilitated vaccinations such as against flu and cervical cancer that are offered not only to employees but to their dependents as well. The Company has worked with healthcare providers in identifying top diseases based on utilization report and has invited resource speakers to talk about preventive measures.

To ensure the safety of the Company's employees, a Corporate Emergency Response Team (CERT) has been created that will be activated and will become the "command center", orchestrating initiatives across the conglomerate during a crisis. Also, the CERT shall be responsible for the periodic review of contingency plans and the institution's emergency preparedness and response procedures to ensure that effective responses and responsible policies are in place to deal with crisis or emergency situations.


​​Company Training and Development Programs for Employees 

The Company continuously provides learning and development opportunities for its employees through the John Gokongwei Institute for Leadership and Enterprise Development or what is commonly known as JG-ILED.

JG-ILED is the leadership platform for systematic and sustained development programs across the conglomerate. Its mission is to enable a high performing organization that will facilitate the learning process and develop the intellectual and personal growth of all emplo​yees through targeted and customized trainings and development programs.

JG-ILED curriculum comprises of the following:​

Core Program - programs designed to ensure employees have the foundation needed to perform job effectively. It also covers key people skills training that will help supervisors and managers in leading their teams to perform to the optimum level.

  • Basic Management Program (BMP)
  • Coaching for Effectiveness (CFE)
  • Problem Solving and Decision Making (PSDM)
  • Employee Discipline Program (EDP)
  • Achieving Customer Service Excellence (ACE)

Management Development Program – programs that aims to enhance the leadership capability and business acumen of all leaders

  • Finance for Senior Executives
  • Strategic Communic​​​​​​ation Program
  • Executive Coaching Program
  • Advanced Negotiation Skills
  • Leading and Managing Change

Human Resources Development Program - courses designed to ensure employees have a common understanding of the HR processes and systems by which the Company operates.

  • Job Evaluation
  • Competency-Based System
  • Organization Design and Manpower Planning
  • Labor Relations Management
  • Performance Management System
  • Targeted Selection-Competency Based Interviewing


Creditors​

 

The Company upholds creditors’ right by honoring contracted obligations and providing information required under the Revised Disclosure Rules and the Securities Regulation Code, if applicable, audited financial statements prepared compliant with applicable financial reporting standards, and other periodic reports compliant with the provisions of law, loan covenants and other regulatory requirements.

 

This policy aims to:

1. Provide the guiding principles to ensure protection of creditors' rights. 

2. To identify the duties of responsible departments in protecting the rights of creditors. 


This policy shall cover the documentation, reporting and disclosure requirements to promote transparency for the protection of the rights of creditors of JG Summit Holdings, Inc. (JGSHI), its subsidiaries and affiliates. 

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Download:Protection of Creditors' Rights Policy.pdf