At Incyte, we are striving to improve the lives of patients, support our colleagues and our local communities, minimize our impact on the environment and build sustainable value for our stockholders. Achieving these goals depends largely on our commitment to minimizing risk and conducting business ethically. The continued success of Incyte is dependent on the confidence we earn from our customers, patients, employees, communities and other stakeholders. We gain the right to operate as a biopharmaceutical company by adhering to our commitments, displaying honesty and integrity, and reaching our company goals through ethical conduct. To that end, the way we conduct our business is as important as the results we achieve. Below are some examples of key ways in which we conduct our organization ethically and to minimize our risk.