De La Rue participates in the Institute of Business Ethics’ (IBE) 30th anniversary celebrations

Monday 21 November 2016 – De La Rue is delighted to be participating in the Institute of Business Ethics’ 30 Days of Ethics running throughout November to celebrate their 30th anniversary.

As a corporate subscriber to the IBE, De La Rue is taking part in the first IBE Ethics Month –thirty days throughout November highlighting a different aspect of values-led business practice, exploring different ethical values and what doing business ethically means in practice. A video outlining the company’s commitment to ethical behaviour can be found on Day 19 here.

IBE’s Director, Philippa Foster Back CBE, said “We are delighted that De La Rue is taking part in our 30 days of Ethics. This highlights the practical ways in which companies can make a real difference. Our aim is to get the message across that doing business ethically makes for better business.”

Martin Sutherland, CEO of De La Rue states “De La Rue prides itself as leading in the industry by operating to the highest ethical standards with strong practices and we take seriously our responsibility to manage our business in an ethical way. Working within a robust ethical framework, De La Rue’s commitment to doing the ‘right thing’ every time and all the time is embedded throughout the organisation.”


For more information

De La Rue :
Amanda Wiltshire
Group Third Party Partners Director, De La Rue

Tel: +44 (0)1256 605000

Alexandra Johnson
Marketing & Events Manager, IBE

Tel: +44 (0)20 7798 6058

About De La Rue:

De La Rue’s purpose is to enable every citizen to participate securely in the global economy. As a trusted partner of governments, central banks and commercial organisations, De La Rue provides products and services that underpin the integrity of trade, personal identity and the movement of goods.

As the world’s largest designer and commercial printer of banknotes, De La Rue designs, manufactures and delivers banknotes, banknote substrates and security features to customers in a world where currency will continue to be a key part of the developing payments eco-system. De La Rue is the only fully integrated supplier of both paper and polymer banknotes, and creates security features that ensure banknotes are protected against counterfeiting.

De La Rue is the world’s largest commercial printer of passports, delivering national and international identity tokens and software solutions for governments in a world that is increasingly focused on the importance of a legal and secure identity for every individual.

De La Rue also creates and delivers secure product identifiers and ‘track and trace’ software for governments and commercial customers alike to help to tackle the challenge of illicit or counterfeit goods and the collection of revenue and excise duties.

De La Rue is listed on the London Stock Exchange (LON-DLAR). For further information visit  

About The Institute of Business Ethics:

The Institute of Business Ethics (IBE) is a registered charity established in 1986 to
promote high standards of business behaviour based on ethical values. We help organisations to strengthen their ethical culture through the sharing of knowledge
and good practice.  

Find out more about Ethics Month here:  

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