Governance, ethics, & risk

We pride ourselves on our legacy as an ethical company—it's what sets us apart. Operational excellence and good governance help us serve our stakeholders, and we believe it’s critical to our continued success.

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Our commitment

We'll operate with integrity and serve the interests of our stakeholders—just as we have for generations.

Our commitment contributes directly to the following UN Sustainable Development Goals:

Goal 17: Partnerships for the goals

Built on doing what’s right

Everything comes with some risk. We abide by the best practices in governance, compliance, cybersecurity, corporate conduct, and even human rights to mitigate it. Above all—we put our integrity at the heart of our business.

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At Principal, safeguarding the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information is one of our highest priorities. Our enterprise approach combines information security, privacy, and data governance to foster a culture of data protection, and we continuously make enhancements to our cybersecurity and privacy practices to support and improve our security posture.

SecurityScorecard provides organizations easy-to-understand graded scorecards for improved communication, reporting, and informed decision making to address cybersecurity risks across their externally facing digital footprint.

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Environmental impact

To foster a more secure world, we must be mindful of our impact on it.

Goal 13: Climate action
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