The Corporate Responsibility Steering Committee and the CR Manager are largely tasked with Corporate Responsibility Management (CRM), the identification of topics relevant to CR as well as assessments regarding their significance to voestalpine.
In its function as a management unit, Corporate Responsibility is a part of Investor Relations. The CR Manager is responsible for coordinating within voestalpine and represents the company at numerous events and initiatives related to corporate responsibility and sustainability.
The Corporate Responsibility Steering Committee is chaired by the company’s CEO. It comprises the heads of the Group departments Compliance, Legal, Environment, Research, Communications, Human Resources, health & safety, Investor Relations, Procurement and Raw Materials Procurement as well as International Business Relations.
This corporate body discusses issues that stakeholders bring to the attention of voestalpine or that are becoming increasingly important in the ongoing sustainability debate. These discussions involve exploring the ramifications of voestalpine’s activities in connection with such topics and adopting measures as necessary to mitigate any adverse effects.