Mission Vision & Values

Compass Group is a global family of companies with personal values. The daily interactions our customers, clients, and suppliers engage in are guided by our goal to deliver enriching and sustainable service without compromise. Our values are simple, but essential to our success.

Our Mission

Everyone associated with Compass Group is committed to consistently delivering superior service in the most efficient way, for the shared benefit of our customers, shareholders and associates.


Our Vision

To be a world-class provider of contract foodservice and support services, renowned for our great people, our great service and our great results.

Our Guiding Principles

Safety, Health and Environment First
Never compromise on the health and safety of our customers and our people and manage responsibly the impact that our business has on the environment.

Delivering for Clients and Consumers
Earn the continued loyalty of our customers by consistently demonstrating why we are the first choice for quality, service, value, and innovation.

Developing our People and Valuing Diversity
Recognize the diversity and contribution of our people. We create a work environment that is challenging and provides the opportunities and support for everyone to develop, learn, and succeed.

Profitable Growth
Deliver shareholder value through disciplined, sustainable growth, underpinned by strong governance that contributes to and leverages the benefits of our global scale.

Constant Focus on Performance and Efficiency
Deliver the highest quality and performance, whilst relentlessly driving to be the lowest cost, most efficient provider.

Our Values

We encourage our employees to outperform, push and redefine the benchmarks of achievement, over and over again.

The Insiders are wired to their ecosystem and influence it proactively and positively.

Problem Solver
The Problem Solvers look at every obstacle as an opportunity, to do something new, like never before.

Corporate Governance, Code of Business and Code of Ethics

As a world-leading food management and support services company, we have set the very highest standards for the quality of service we provide, and the way we run our business. Our success and future depends on each of us acting professionally, responsibly, and in accordance with the standards set out in the Code of Business Conduct.
The Code of Business Conduct sets out our commitment to conduct business fairly by treating everyone – customers, colleagues, investors, suppliers, as well as the wider community – with honesty, integrity, and respect.

Every individual in Compass Group shares the responsibility to work to the standards set out in the Code of Business Conduct and to conduct our business in a professional, safe, ethical, and responsible manner. This is without exception or compromise. The Code of Business Conduct brings together our policies on compliance and ethical issues and is to be followed by all employees across the Group.

The Code of Business complements Compass Group’s Code of Ethics, which helps our people understand their role in protecting and building our reputation.

We value and foster a culture of integrity based on principles of Openness, Trust and Accountability and uphold our high ethical standards in accordance with our Values, Code of Business Conduct, Compass Group Code of Ethics and our Speak and Listen Up Policy. Click here for details of our Speak and Listen Up Policy.