Function and Core Initiatives
Corporate Governance at Deutsche Bank
Strong corporate governance to protect stakeholder’s interests
Deutsche Bank established a Group Governance Function, mandated to define, implement and monitor a global governance framework for Deutsche Bank, facilitate its cross-unit application, assess the respective implementationand ultimately to act as its guardian.
Group Governance addresses corporate governance issues throughout Deutsche Bank Group and puts a strong focus on enhancing a clear organizational structure along core corporate governance drivers. It covers the following key areas:
- Corporate Secretariats (Management and Supervisory Board), advice on external mandates and board reporting and information flow
- Governance Frameworks, incl. Board, Committee Governance and Position Governance, Policy Governance and Local Management Governance
- Data Privacy
Corporate Governance Framework
Deutsche Bank is committed to maintaining a best-in-class corporate governance framework in line with international standards and legal requirements.
In support of this objective, Deutsche Bank applies a clear and comprehensive set of Corporate Governance Principles which are documented in Deutsche Bank’s Internal Governance Principles, along 6 topics: