Basware is committed to operating responsibly, helping companies move to paperless processes and fostering employee welfare.
Basware’s digital solutions and services provide
our customers environmental benefits by automating their financial processes with
cloud-based software, thus reducing the use and distribution of paper and
reliance on separate, company-specific data centres. Furthermore, Basware’s automated invoicing
processes reduce emissions from accounts payable employee commuting and
computing. According to our estimates, replacing old paper-based invoicing
processes with Basware’s automated invoice solutions reduces global carbon
emissions by roughly 40% per invoice.
corporate environmental responsibility is incorporated into the company’s
business strategy and operations. Basware has set goals to improve its
environmental awareness and footprint in its Environmental Policy. Greenhouse gas emissions are calculated annually and reported to CDP. Basware
is focused on reducing its energy consumption at offices as well as emissions from business
travel and commuting.
complies with several international and local standards, legislations and
policies to ensure that human and labor rights are respected. We support
diversity in the workforce and are committed to equal opportunity in the
workplace. Basware’s values and Code of Conduct are the foundation of
responsible business operations. 99% of Basware’s employees had completed a
Code of Conduct training by the end of 2018.
is committed to foster employee welfare. 72% of Basware’s employees globally
“would recommend Basware as a great place to work” according to our employee
engagement survey in 2018. Both of Basware’s US locations were awarded with
‘Best place to work’ for the second consecutive year, which shows that we have
the benefits, policies
and practices in place to create a productive and friendly working environment.
Basware encourages its employees to volunteer through its #GiveBack initiative.
In 2018 our employees took part in various events from planting trees to
preparing food for the people in need.
Since 2000, Basware
has supported young artists by organizing international “Art of Basware”
competition, in which the winning artwork gets purchased to Basware’s
collection. In 2018, artists submitted more than 380 paintings, drawings,
sculptures, photographs, and video works reflecting the theme “Every Action