Our Guiding Principles

Valero's Guiding Principles

 

 

We believe our guiding principles exemplify what differentiates our company today. We relentlessly pursue excellence; embrace the highest standards of safety and responsible operations; we care about the environment, our employees and the communities where we work and live; and we hold ourselves to the highest standards of integrity, with strong governance and ethical standards. 

 

 

The Interlocking Value of Our Guiding Principles

safety

Safety

Safety is our foundation for success.

environment

Environment

We are committed stewards of the environment. 

community

Communities

We will be a good neighbor by sharing our success with the communities where we live and work through volunteerism, charitable giving and the economic support of being a good employer.

employees

Employees

We consider our employees a competitive advantage and our greatest asset. We foster a culture that supports diversity and inclusion, and provide a safe, healthy and rewarding work environment with opportunities for growth.

stakeholders

Governance

We view our stakeholders as partners to whom we seek to deliver operational excellence, disciplined management of capital and long-term value on a foundation of strong governance and ethical standards.

awards

Awards

An Industry Leader

With the support of our employees and our commitment to our guiding principles we’ve been honored with awards that recognize our successes.