The group fulfils its obligations on corporate responsibility through contributions to Pears Foundation which was founded in 1992.
The William Pears Group is committed to donating £15 – £20 million every year to enable the Pears Foundation to carry out its work which is funding organisations and projects working to deliver progress on key issues affecting the wellbeing of people in the UK and all over the world.
Sir Trevor Pears CMG is the Foundation’s Executive Chair; he continues his involvement in the family business but his primary professional role is to lead the Foundation and develop the Pears family’s philanthropy.
The company is operated for the benefit of the shareholders having regard to the stakeholders in the business.
The directors are committed to using the profits from the corporate business to benefit their charitable endeavors.
We recognize the social, environmental and economic impact on the people and resources we work with. We are constantly updating, managing and reviewing our processes to ensure the needs of our staff, suppliers, clients and customers, on which our business depends, are met. We always try to be reasonable in our dealings and we take all feedback seriously. We have assessed the impact of our business on the environment and have implemented practices to reduce our carbon footprint.