DS Smith Annual Report 2021

In this report we set out what we have achieved in the year 2020/21, but more importantly why we are well set up for the years ahead.

2021 Annual Report Highlights


Miles Roberts, Group Chief Executive at DS Smith

In this report we set out details of our performance and strong momentum in the second half of the year 2020/21, and how our business is extremely well positioned through our circular business model to meet the challenges of the changing world.

— Miles Roberts, Group Chief Executive at DS Smith

Annual Report and Accounts 2021


Below you will find the Strategic Report, Governance and Financial Statements split into separate PDFs available for download.

Strategic report image.jpgOur Purpose is to ’Redefine Packaging for a Changing World’. We deliver our Purpose through our strategic goals:

  • To delight our customers;
  • To realise the potential of our people;
  • To lead the way in sustainability;
  • To double our size and profitability.

In the strategic report, you can find out more about our operations, business model and how we are positioning the business to deliver against our strategic goals in the future as well as reporting on the past year.

governance image.jpgIn the governance section, you can find reports from each of the Nomination Committee, the Audit Committee and the Remuneration Committee, along with other required disclosures.

Geoff Drabble, Chair at DS Smith

Good governance requires the right information to be brought before the right people at the right time.

— Geoff Drabble, Chair at DS Smith

financial statements image.jpgIn the financial statements section, you can find both our primary financial statements and supporting notes.