The Board has adopted and promotes corporate values and Group standards which set out the behaviour expected of employees in their dealings with shareholders, customers, colleagues, suppliers and others who engage with 3i.

The Board’s Brand and Values Committee oversees all areas of the Company's approach to corporate responsibility.

The Brand and Values Committee comprises Sir Adrian Montague (Chairman), Simon Borrows (Chief Executive) and Kevin Dunn (General Counsel and Company Secretary), together with two or more non-executive Directors determined by the Board from time to time. Relevant other members of the Executive committee are also invited to attend meetings, as required.

The Committee oversees the Group's brand, corporate values, reputation, ethical approach and behaviours, together with its approach to corporate responsibility, and considers and provides recommendations and advice to the Board on broad strategy, positioning and standards concerning the Company's values and reputation.