The Wesfarmers Way

Wesfarmers’ primary objective is to provide a satisfactory return to shareholders.

Wesfarmers’ primary objective is to deliver satisfactory returns to shareholders through financial discipline and exceptional management of a diversified portfolio of businesses. A key focus of the Group is ensuring that each of our divisions has a strong management capability that is accountable for strategy development and execution, as well as day-to-day operational performance. Each division is overseen by a divisional board of directors or steering committee that includes the Wesfarmers Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer, and is guided by a Group-wide operating cycle and governance framework.

The Wesfarmers Way

The Wesfarmers Way is the framework for the company’s business model and sets out our core values and value-creating strategies which are directed at achieving the Group’s primary objective of providing a satisfactory return to shareholders.


The Wesfarmers Way
  • Our objective

  • Core values

  • Value-creating strategies