Corporate Culture and Responsibility Committee

The Corporate Culture and Responsibility Committee supports the Board in its duties to safeguard and advance the Group’s reputation for responsible and sustainable conduct. Its function is forward-looking in that it monitors and reviews societal trends and transformational developments and assesses their potential relevance for the Group. In undertaking this assessment, it reviews stakeholder concerns and expectations pertaining to the societal performance of UBS and to the development of its corporate culture. The Corporate Culture and Responsibility Committee’s function also encompasses the monitoring of the current state and implementation of the programs and initiatives within the Group pertaining to corporate culture and corporate responsibility.

The majority of the Corporate Culture and Responsibility Committee members must be independent. The Corporate Culture and Responsibility Committee is comprised of following members of the BoD. It is advised and supported by a number of senior business representatives.

Board of Directors - Portrait Axel A. Weber

Axel A. Weber

Chairman of the Board of Directors / Chairperson of the Corporate Culture and Responsibility Committee / Chairperson of the Governance and Nominating Committee

Year of initial election to UBS Group AG: 2014
Year of initial election to UBS AG: 2012

Board of Directors - Portrait Reto Francioni

Reto Francioni

Member of the Corporate Culture and Responsibility Committee / member of the Compensation Committee

Year of initial election to UBS Group AG: 2014
Year of initial election to UBS AG: 2013

Board of Directors - Portrait William G. Parrett

William G. Parrett

Chairperson of the Audit Committee / member of the Corporate Culture and Responsibility Committee

Year of initial election to UBS Group AG: 2014
Year of initial election to UBS AG: 2008

Board of Directors - Portrait Beatrice Weder di Mauro

Beatrice Weder di Mauro

Member of the Audit Committee / member of the Corporate Culture and Responsibility Committee

Year of initial election to UBS Group AG: 2014
Year of initial election to UBS AG: 2012

Permanent guests  

  • Sergio P. Ermotti, Chief Executive Officer
  • Hubertus Kuelps, Global Head UBS and Society

The Committee operates under the Corporate Culture and Responsibility Committee Charter as described in the Organization Regulations.