The paper 'Operations of Royal Dutch Shell' is a perfect example of business coursework. The study is focused on analyzing different aspects of the corporate governance structure. In this study, the Royal Dutch Shell's operations will be thoroughly analyzed to determine their corporate governance expectations. Royal Dutch Shell is an Anglo-Dutch multinational gas and oil company. It is usually called Shell and has its headquarters located in the Netherlands. The company mainly deals in natural gas, petroleum, and various other forms of petrochemicals. Royal Dutch Shell was founded in 1907 and was incorporated in the United Kingdom.
This company was formed due to a merger between Shell Transport & Trading, a UK-based firm, and Royal Dutch Petroleum. In terms of revenue, this firm is stated as the second-largest company across the globe. It is even considered to be one of the most valuable companies across the globe. The Netherlands' GDPands was approximately $555.8 billion, and Shell accounted for 84% of the total GDP. This company has always been in the profitable segment and performs all its operations following business ethics. Of the gas and oil indu areas try, Shell is an active company and is vertically integrated.
A wide range of operations is executed by the firm, such as exploration, refining, production, marketing, petrochemicals, distribution, trading, and power generation. The firm performs all these operations since there is constant support from management, and effective strategies are developed. Royal Dutch Shell operates across the globe in about 90 countries and even possesses some small renewable energy activities in wind and biofuels. This study will outline how Royal Dutch Shell is applying requirements or expectations of corporate governance.
There will even be some corporate governance theoretical framework included in this study to reflect upon corporate governance's functioning.
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