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Brighter Lives, Better World From sustainability commitment to reporting

Maurice Loosschilder & Juliette Gaussem Sustainability Strategy and Reporting, Signify

Signify is the world leader in lighting Light sources


SmartSmart Volume Volume pendant pendant

Philips deco LED


IoT lighting systems and Services

Allianz Arena, Munich




#1 Conventional

#1 LED

#1 Connected

Industry Leader

billion sales in 2018

people employed in 74 countries

of sales invested in R&D

superior lighting benefits

71% of lighting sales is LED (2018)

lighting systems & services, rich partner ecosystem

In the 2017 and 2018 Dow Jones Sustainability Index

From commitment to reporting – our process a. Context and trends (SDGs, Media, Literature, etc.)

Strategy & commitments

b. Stakeholders & materiality


c. Our purpose

Integrated reporting for long term value creation

a. Context and trends – Our world is changing

Population growth


Resource challenges


b. Stakeholders & materiality Stakeholders • Customers

• Employees • Investors • Suppliers • Governments

• Civil society Engagement Continuous internal and external stakeholders engagement Annual stakeholders meetings and/or survey dedicated to sustainability 5

c. Our purpose

To unlock the extraordinary potential of light for brighter lives and a better world


Our Brighter Lives, Better World commitments for 2020 Sustainable revenues

Sustainable operations

80% of revenues from sustainable products, systems and services

100% carbon neutral & 100% renewable electricity

More than 2 billion LED lamps and luminaires delivered by 2020

Zero waste to landfill in our operations

Safe and healthy workplace

Sustainable supply chain


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Sustainability Governance

Targets setting and tracking

Leadership team Board of management Supervisory Board

Corporate and Business Group levels

Remuneration policy

Reasonable Assurance

20% of our annual long-term incentive grant

Financial and sustainability statements

How we create value for society


Our 2018 achievements

23% decrease in gross 79.0% Sustainable revenues 29% decrease in Total carbon footprint compared to FY2017

Carbon neutral Operations in Benelux, MET, UKI, IIG, France, Iberia, China, US, Canada

93% of risk suppliers passed the audit


We achieved the highest score in the 2018 CDP climate disclosure We were named 2017 & 2018 Industry Leader in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index

Recordable Case rate compared to FY2017

17% decrease in waste to landfill compared to FY2017

We entered the sustainability of industrial leaders’ group of the Global Challenges Index waste is recycled


1.75 Billion LED

89% of our used electricity came from

lamps and Luminaires delivered since 2015

renewable sources

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