Governance overview and focus

Trustco’s board of directors, executive committee and management embrace and remain committed to the implementation and execution of the highest levels of corporate governance so as to facilitate the provision of exceptional leadership across the group and its subsidiaries.

The group applies the principles as set out in the King Code of Corporate Governance for South Africa (King III) or “the Code”, establishing a leadership component firmly based on fairness, accountability, responsibility and transparency.

The board is entrusted with the custody of the group’s corporate governance structure and the implementation thereof across all levels of the company. The board effectively ensures a cohesive balance between the group’s strategy, performance, sustainability and risk so as to ensure growth for shareholders.

The company is pleased to state that the robust composition of the board facilitates efficient and effective ethical leadership as the company strives to ensure and maintain responsible corporate citizenry.