Porsche Does Not Tolerate Any Violations.
Violations are intentional or negligent violations of applicable law (e.g. laws, ordinances, etc.) or internal company regulations, particularly violations of the Code of Conduct as well as violations of contractual obligations by employees of the
Managers and employees are obligated to report reasonable suspicions of potential violations to the Whistleblower System of
The Ombudsmen are available to whistleblowers as contact persons around the clock via various reporting channels free of charge. They treat all tips as part of their attorney-client privilege confidential and guarantee the whistleblowers (if needed) anonymity.
Whistleblowers do not have to fear sanctions or other disadvantages in submitting tips to the Whistleblower System.
Anyone who wishes to provide specific tips of potential violations relating to
Contact Data of the Ombudspersons
Dr. Rainer Buchert, Lawyer
Address: Bleidenstraße 1, 60311 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Phone: +49 (0)69 71033330 or +49 (0)6105 921355
Fax: +49(0)69 71034444
Thomas Rohrbach, Lawyer
Address: Wildgäßchen 4, 60599 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Phone: +49(0)69 65300356
Fax: +49(0)69 65009523
Details on how to contact the ombudspersons are available in the Group languages by calling +49 (0) 69 65 30 04 90.
In addition to classic channels (telephone, fax, email, postal mail), tips can also be submitted online via the so-called Business Keeper Monitoring System (BKMS). The BKMS is a specially protected technological space, which has been developed specifically for the electronic submission of anonymous tips. Whistleblowers communicate via a virtual mailbox with an alias name that they can choose freely. Name, telephone number or other contact details are not collected. The BKMS can be reached on the website of the Ombudspersons from anywhere in the world at any time.
In order for a tip to be processed and investigated correctly, it is important that it is as specific as possible. The five following W questions can be helpful:
As a whistleblower, please make sure that your descriptions can also be understood by non-specialists. It is also helpful if you are available for further questions and do not submit your tip entirely anonymously, i.e. without the possibility of further questions.
The data privacy information on the whistleblower system can be found here:
- Privacy Notice_Compliance and Internal Investigations (PDF; 0.1 MB)
- Privacy Notice_Whistleblower System (PDF; 0.1 MB)
- Privacy Notice_Whistleblower System_General Information (PDF; 0.1 MB)