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      • Overview

        Our Corporate Governance Report contains the information required by the Directive on Information Relating to Corporate Governance issued by the SIX Swiss Exchange.

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        We are continually searching for innovative ways to reduce the carbon intensity of our vehicle fleet. And, by increasing the use of remote monitoring and adaptive servicing of our products, we are further reducing the need to travel.

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        We are continuously looking for ways to do more to tackle climate change through minimizing our environmental impact at our sites.

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      • Inclusion & Diversity

        Our global presence gives us access to the full spectrum of human diversity – reinforcing our ability to adapt and innovate.

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        Every day, we move more than 1.5 billion passengers, who rely on our products to get around – that means the safety and reliability of our products are critical.

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        We make a positive contribution to communities through our targeted Responsibility initiatives.

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        Quality and innovation guide our investments to improve the environmental performance of our products.

      • Pioneer smart urban mobility

        We pioneer smart mobility with our ideas & solutions, keeping an ever-growing urban world easily accessible and making each trip safe, efficient, and swift.

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        We are committed to increase sustainability and environmental awareness in our supply chain while maintaining high standards of safety & quality.

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        All Schindler employees commit themselves to observe the highest ethical standards of professional and personal conduct in their interactions with …

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        In the Educate stage of the Compliance Program activities & processes are implemented which are designed to avoid compliance violations before they occur.

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        In the Examine stage of the Compliance Program processes to detect hints of possible violations ("Red Flags") are implemented.

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        Schindler registered shares & participation certificates are traded on the Swiss stock exchange since November 1, 1971.

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        Schindler's dividend policy is earnings-related and provides for a payout ratio of 35% to 65% of net profit attributable to shareholders of Schindler Holding Ltd.

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      • People

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      • Inclusion and diversity

        By building inclusive and diverse teams, we are laying the foundation for creativity, innovation, and effective decision-making.

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        Help us transform the world. We’re looking for driven professionals ready to solve society’s most pressing urban mobility challenges.

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        Our values are the foundation of everything we do and allow us to remain a leading global player in the elevator and escalator industry.

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        Finding the right balance between work and life can be tough. We make it easier through flexible modern policies designed to meet diverse needs.

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        The key to maintaining Schindler’s proud legacy is by making sure that all our people – at every level – remain trained and ready.

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        International assignments are a key part of how we develop our people. Grow your career internationally with Schindler.

      • Career development program

        Discover how we take our most talented young professionals on an international and multidisciplinary 6-year journey to help their careers flourish.

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      • Experienced professionals

        Whether you’re a lift technician or an engineer, we need people with experience and skill. Seasoned professionals make our elevator & escalator service company great!

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Inclusion & Diversity

Our global presence gives us access to the full spectrum of human diversity – reinforcing our ability to adapt and innovate.

We believe that where we work – both physical and virtual – must be inclusive in all aspects. It must be a place where we welcome people of all backgrounds and empower them to achieve great things - a place where we practice equity.

We appreciate the full scope of human differences, including ethnic background, gender, culture, religion, nationality, age, disability or health status, race, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, as well as personality, preferences and working styles. All of this, and more, sway how we see each other as similar or different.

And we like different. After all, Inclusive and diverse teams drive more innovative ideas and thinking, which is good for all of us at Schindler and our customers.

Inclusion is key to create an environment that welcomes all aspects of diversity and ensures the organization benefits from each person’s full contribution and unique perspective.

Eric Way, Head of Inclusion, Diversity and CSR

Our Inclusion and Diversity Commitment

We commit to providing an inclusive work environment at Schindler, where diverse people feel welcomed to come together as they are to do their best work and to serve the over 1.5 billion people using our elevators, escalators, and moving walks every day. 

Download our complete commitment statement.

Gender

Gender matters. We feel strongly that our industry and our organization should reflect the mix of genders in society. Beyond our values, we know that mixed gender teams collaborate better and make better decisions. Through targeted development programs, training on unconscious bias, we’re working hard to build a mix of genders across Schindler. Our CEO reviews our progress quarterly to make sure we stay on track. Also, our global equal pay initiative ensures that everyone receives fair pay for their role, no matter what their gender. 

Over 300 women have taken part in leadership & advancement programs.

Diverse abilities

Mobility solutions are our business, and our technicians think inclusively every day when installing elevators, escalators, or moving walks. Abilities come in many different packages so, through initiatives like our Valuable 500 commitment, we are working to improve how we recruit and include people with disabilities. Several local programs have already helped increase the number of people with disabilities in our workforce.

Generations

We celebrate that there are up to five generations working together at Schindler, offering fantastic opportunities to learn from each other. We encourage every generation to remain open, curious, and ready to learn from others.

Sexual orientation & Gender identity

We know that our personal lives intersect more and more with our work lives. All of us need to feel safe at work to be able to be our true selves. Through training, we encourage all leaders and employees to step up and act as allies when something isn’t safe, or if someone is not treated with respect. We support the UN Standards of Conduct for Business Tackling Discrimination Against LGBTI People.

Schindler Switzerland proud to have been awarded the Swiss LGBTI* label

Ethnicity and Culture

We do not tolerate discrimination and are proud to do our part to fight biases to help make the world more just for all ethnicities. It is only natural that, as a global organization, we reflect the ethnic diversity found in the places where we operate. One way we do this is to promote international mobility, helping to build teams with diverse nationalities around the world.  

Employee inclusion networks

We actively work with our inclusion networks for gender, LGBTQIA+, multicultural /ethnicity, generations, diverse abilities and mental wellbeing, and U.S. veterans to shape our culture so that all colleagues feel part of the team and have a work environment where they feel they belong.

Our Diversity at a glance

  • Over 69,000 employees
  • Over 130 nationalities
  • Over 1,000 branch offices in over 100 countries
  • Gender distribution of employees :
    At the close of 2021, 12% female and 88% male*
  • Gender distribution in office positions: 26% female and 74% male
  • Gender distribution of board and committees: Female 27% Male 73%
     

*Even though globally databases are binary by government-requirement, we recognize that gender is not binary.


How we’re creating more inclusion

Together, as leaders and colleagues, we create an inclusive work environment that enables everyone to be their authentic selves at work. We want to make sure that everyone feels free to speak up and contribute to their fullest. 

What we can do

Collectively, at Schindler we can all make the world more accessible for everyone by applying an inclusive mindset when we create our mobility solutions.

Why it matters for all of us

Our values tell us that fostering inclusion and diversity is the right thing to do.

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