Each purchasing department in Group companies manages the relationship with suppliers and contractors and defines the management and control processes, detailed in accordance with operational needs, including the following points:
• The existence of specific standards and systems for management, classification, approval and risk control of suppliers and subcontractors.
• Analysis of the level of compliance of these systems.
• Promoting collaboration with suppliers and transparency in contractual relationships.
All Group employees who participate in selection processes for contractors, suppliers, and external collaborators are obliged to act impartially and objectively, applying quality and price criteria and avoiding any conflicts of their personal interests with those of the company.