The governance of the business is led by the Board of Directors, supported by the Audit Committee, with the aim of ensuring that the Group meets its business and financial obligations.
The Group has an experienced finance team which, under the Group Finance Director work with the business to ensure that:
- The strategy is adopted and followed consistently across the Group, with clear lines of responsibility and accountability;
- There is alignment of the strategy with the Group's overall approach to corporate governance and risk management; and
- The Group pays the correct amount of tax required of it as determined by law.
The Group considers sufficient controls and processes are in place to meet the Group's tax strategy. These controls and processes are subject to testing and review over the course of the year, and continue to evolve as appropriate with legislative changes.