Modern Slavery Act Statement
This statement is made on behalf of Investec plc and its subsidiaries, Investec Bank plc, and its subsidiaries: Investec Wealth and Investment Limited, Investec Investments (UK) Limited, Investec Asset Finance plc, Mann Island Finance Limited, Investec Holdings (Ireland) Limited, Aksala Limited and Investec Private Finance Ireland Limited (collectively “Investec”).
Investec strives to be a distinctive specialist bank and asset manager driven by a commitment to our core philosophies and values. We are committed to the ten principles of the United Nations Global Compact which relate to human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption and we support the international agenda to abolish human trafficking, slavery, forced and child labour.
Part of this pledge entails compliance with relevant regulation and policy. We are therefore committed to addressing the requirements of the UK Modern Slavery Act 2015 (the “Act”) and ensuring that our supply chain is compliant with the regulations prescribed therein. We acknowledge the undertakings in the Act and endeavour to create a culture of transparency with regards to the supply of goods and services to us. This statement is made pursuant to section 54 of the Act and constitutes Investec’s Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking Statement, as required by the Act, for our financial year ended 31 March 2020.