CORRUPTION IS CONSIDERED A MAJOR THREAT to the Communist Party. It is also a major threat to businesses operating in China. Brands have been reduced to rubble with even a hint of corruption linked to their name and worse still, senior managers and directors have been imprisoned. There is therefore a vary valid point to have a protocol to avoid corruption within a company.
Martin Zhang is a director for Halma, a company that began its life in 1894 as The Nahalma Tea Estate Company Limited and today specializes in the three sectors of helath and analysis, infrastructure senors and industrial safety. Since 1972 the company has been listed on the London Stock Exchange and comprises just under 40 subsidiary companies operating worldwide.