Why player protection remains essential beyond Safer Gambling Week
Our Sustainability Manager, Liesbeth Oost, highlights why Aspire Global is eager to build momentum in promoting safer gambling to players worldwide f...
Sustainability is embedded in our business strategy, which sets out targets across four codes areas aimed at the long-term well-being of all our stakeholders. Reporting is an essential part of being transparent on KPIs and the progress in limiting our potential negative impacts and maximising our positive contribution to society.
Liesbeth Oost – Sustainability Manager
As we look forward to the future, we are excited to adapt and learn together, building an agile roadmap, with a clear path to sustainable success.
Aspire Global shares mutual interests with a number of stakeholders. These interests are often economic and form the basis for long-term engagement. Moreover, there are stakeholders on which the company has a material impact, although indirectly, and whose perspective also needs to be considered throughout the operations.
Aspire Global provides entertainment in a safe gaming environment. Aspire Global’s B2B managed services offering involves interactions directly with end users through responsible customer relations, with responsible gambling at the heart of its operations.
Aspire Global offers exciting career opportunities in a modern, flexible, stimulating and sound work environment. For a fast-growing company, maintaining and retaining talent at the required pace is a main sustainability challenge.
Aspire Global’s partners are operators whose brands operate on Aspire Global’s platform. Aspire Global believes that long-term relationships based on mutual interests generate healthy, sustainable growth for all parties involved. Partners are mainly responsible for marketing, while Aspire Global manages everything around the platform.
Aspire Global’s main suppliers are game developers, providers of payment solutions and marketing companies. Other suppliers provide office-related services as well as legal or financial services. As with partners, Aspire Global believes that long-term relationships based on mutual interests and clear expectations generate healthy, sustainable growth for all parties involved.
Aspire Global offers investors a sustainable placement based on responsible gaming and strong customer loyalty, confident in the long-term potential of the sustainable strategy. Shareholders of the Company may exercise their influence and vote on matters which affect the Company and its operations at the Company’s general meetings, investor events or one-on-one meetings enabling a dialogue on key topics and concerns.
Aspire Global focuses on regulated markets and actively contributes to reforming the gaming industry together with authorities and various stakeholders. The Company maintains a regular dialogue with the gaming authorities in various jurisdictions as well as related industry forums to stay in compliance and up to date on new requirements, including exercising potential influence over the industry as a whole.
Aspire Global impacts the local community as well as global society when it comes to the environment, taxes, job opportunities and the impact of the gaming industry as a whole. Stakeholder dialogue is maintained via authorities and associations representing the interests of the public society.
Materiality assessments are the backbone of our working processes. They help to identify and prioritize key principles and focus areas and determine which initiatives should be realized and reported.
GLOBAL REPORTING INDEX
The 2021 sustainability report is prepared according to the GRI standards, the core option. The report is published once a year, on a standalone basis and also integrated in the annual report.
Aspire Global aligns sustainability objectives with the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and connects the appointed focus areas with six SDGs. These are the goals that we consider most relevant and material to our business.
Aspire Global wants to protect our planet for future generations. Together, we can make a quantifiable difference. Aspire Global has an environmental and social impact, globally and locally. Controlling this impact means being aware and minimising any negative footprint from our operations.
Providing a safe user experience in terms of responsible gambling is Aspire Global’s single most important responsibility. It is the source of long-term growth and aligns with Aspire Global’s mission. The company can significantly influence the players who consume our products whether by visiting any of Aspire Global’s proprietary…
Aspire Global is growing fast, which requires active recruitment and retention of talent in competition with other companies. The company has a diverse and uniquely competent workforce, indicating that professional qualifications are not being compromised in favor of other factors such as cultural background, gender or physical disabilities…
Providing a safe digital environment is alongside responsible gambling one of the most important aspects when it comes to the user experience. If players don’t feel safe on the platform, they simply won’t return. Providing a safe digital environment is about ensuring the highest standard of system and data security as well as…