Corporate Communications at ProSiebenSat.1 has the role of a center of expertise that further develops sustainability activities together with other central Group divisions and departments and is responsible for reporting and external communication. Key sustainability issues at ProSiebenSat.1 such as anti-corruption, antitrust law, media law and data protection are covered in organizational terms by the compliance management system (CMS). The main objective of the CMS is to ensure that all employees always think and act with integrity and in accordance with the law and thus to prevent law- and rule-breaking from the start. In view of its Group structure, ProSiebenSat.1 is divided into a central and a decentralized compliance organization:
In 2011, the Group also placed its public value activities in a larger social context and underscored their relevance for the Group by establishing an Advisory Board. The interdisciplinary body chaired by Bavaria’s former minister president Dr. Edmund Stoiber advises ProSiebenSat.1 Group on relevant social, ethical and media-political issues and provides impetus on important topics such as education and culture.