Code of Business Ethics: Our core values in action

Our core values shape the culture and define the character of our company. They guide how we behave and make decisions.

Ethics at a Glance

Stewardship in action
• We respect and support our communities and the environment, and we encourage active involvement in charitable activities
• We act like owners of the company and make decisions within our authority
• We share our deep experience to maximize its value
• We protect and invest in Level-1 Global Solutions’ assets and safeguard Level-1 Global Solutions' proprietary and confidential information
• We use electronic communications technology responsibly and professionally
• We encourage appropriate participation in political activities

One Global Network in action
• We are a good corporate citizen and follow consistent global standards
• We are fierce but fair competitors
• We understand and comply with laws that affect the cross-border movement of people and goods
• We protect the privacy of personal information and comply with data privacy laws
• We engage with governments in each country in which we operate as a local company yet we speak with a consistent global voice
• We live our global brand

Best People in action
• We foster a fair and positive environment in which people can grow and succeed
• We seek to engage our people and understand different points of view
• Our personal relationships and activities do not compromise Level-1 Global Solutions' objectivity or reputation
• We respect prior employment obligations

Client Value Creation in action
• We seek to build long-term relationships with our clients based on delivering value
• We commit to what we can deliver and deliver on what we commit
• We seek to understand and follow our clients' codes of conduct
• We comply with government contracting and procurement laws
• We purchase goods and services on their merits

Integrity in action
• We refuse to offer bribes or make questionable payments
• We do not give or receive inappropriate gifts or hospitality
• We communicate accurate, timely and relevant information to our stakeholders
• We prepare and provide complete and accurate financial and other reports and records
• We protect the proprietary information and licenses of our clients and others
• We avoid conflicts of interest
• We handle "inside information" appropriately and lawfully

Respect for the Individual in action 
• We foster an inclusive environment that values individual uniqueness
• We treat each other with respect and do not tolerate harassment or intimidation
• We maintain a safe and nonthreatening workplace

Stewardship
Building a heritage for future generations, acting with an owner mentality, developing people everywhere we are, and meeting our commitments.

Living our Code: Stewardship in action
• We respect and support our communities and the environment, and we encourage active involvement in charitable activities
• We act like owners of the company and make decisions within our authority
• We share our deep experience to maximize its value
• We protect and invest in Level-1 Global Solutions' assets and safeguard Level-1 Global Solutions' proprietary and confidential information
• We use electronic communications technology responsibly and professionally
• We encourage appropriate participation in political activities

Stewardship means helping to build a stronger organization for the future by protecting our assets, investing in the future and using Level-1 Global Solutions resources as if they were our own. It means taking accountability for the current and future health of our business by balancing the market's short-term demands with the company's long-term needs, and creating present and future shareholder value. It means taking our place in the community and caring for the environment. As stewards, we commit to our shared vision through both words and deeds, developing relationships across all our business, and counseling, mentoring and training our teams and client personnel.

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