Deniz Gayrimenkul Yatırım Ortaklığı A.Ş. (“Deniz GYO”) is determined to comply with national and international legal regulations, ethical and professional principles to prevent bribery and corruption. It aims to provide the highest standards in its services and activities in line with the principles of honesty, transparency, accountability and objectivity.
Deniz GYO has defined the main principles of anti-corruption policy, which covers its main tasks and purposes related to anti-corruption, process stakeholders, the duties, authorities and responsibilities of the stakeholders, as well as the relations with third parties including individuals, legal entities, official institutions and representatives. Within this scope, it has established “Deniz GYO Anti- Corruption Policy” as per the relevant Turkish laws, methodologies, principles and best practices.
Through this policy, it is ensured that a general methodology is established regarding anti-corruption. All members of staff shall provide service with the awareness of anti-corruption and comply with the laws related to anti-corruption, this Policy and ethical principles.
Within the framework of Anti-Corruption Policy, Deniz GYO has made system related developments for all members of staff to confirm that they have read and understood the provisions of the Policy and to make necessary reporting in this scope.
In addition to the compliance of members of staff with other compliance procedures and ethical rules, the fulfilment of anti-corruption tasks continuously and faultlessly by the stuff is taken into consideration for the performance assessments. Deniz GYO establishes necessary control mechanisms, creates procedures and takes actions regarding the results of the controls to be able to detect, assess and reduce corruption risks efficiently. In this scope, Deniz GYO defines important functions, operation types, business processes and positions regarding anti-corruption, takes measures to prevent conflicts of interest, and defines procedures related to gift and hospitality expenditures and all other areas that may be subject matter of corruption.
In case of violation of Anti-Corruption Policy, disciplinary penalties/ judicial enforcements that may cause the termination of labour contract as per the related Turkish Laws and practices of the company can be applied.
Within the scope of Anti-Corruption Policy, in addition to the stuff, suppliers, contractors, customers and related third parties must fully comply with these principles and other related regulations.
The relevant provisions are included in the agreements/contracts/protocols, etc. concluded with counterparties to ensure this compliance.
Deniz GYO endeavours the required effort to decrease the risks of business relations with counterparties who are involved in anti- corruption activities or who may be involved in these activities.
Within the scope of prevention of corruption and bribery, in the light of reliability, accuracy, transparency and accountability principles, Deniz GYO aims to prevent the misuse and abuse of authorities, ensure the use of the sources as per law.
Within the scope of Anti-Corruption Policy, Deniz GYO has adopted the following as principle:
With the purpose of preventing corruption and bribery, parties concluding contracts with Deniz GYO hereby accept and undertake to comply with the below stated “Anti-Corruption Rules” and not to carry out the below stated actions and/or similar actions directly or indirectly, personally or through third parties.