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Code of Conduct

May 2024 2 min read


This Code of Conduct outlines the principles and standards that guide the professional behavior and business practices of Alexander Gostev ("the Consultant"), a provider of Product Management services globally. Adherence to this Code is essential for maintaining integrity, professionalism, and excellence in all engagements.

1. Professional Integrity

1.1 Honesty and Fairness

The Consultant shall conduct all business activities with honesty, fairness, and transparency. Misrepresentation of facts, exaggeration of capabilities, and any form of deceit are strictly prohibited.

1.2 Compliance with Laws

The Consultant shall comply with all applicable laws, regulations, and industry standards in every jurisdiction where services are provided.

1.3 Confidentiality

The Consultant shall safeguard confidential information of clients and stakeholders. Disclosure of such information is only permitted with explicit authorization or as required by law.

2. Ethical Business Practices

2.1 Conflict of Interest

The Consultant shall avoid situations where personal interests conflict, or appear to conflict, with the interests of clients. Any potential conflicts must be disclosed to clients immediately.

2.2 Fair Competition

The Consultant shall engage in fair competition and avoid any activities that constitute or appear to constitute unfair business practices.

2.3 Anti-Corruption and Bribery

The Consultant shall not engage in any form of bribery, corruption, or unethical inducement. Gifts and entertainment must be reasonable, proportionate, and in compliance with local laws and client policies.

3. Professional Conduct

3.1 Excellence and Diligence

The Consultant shall perform duties with the highest level of professionalism, diligence, and excellence. Continuous improvement and skill enhancement are encouraged.

3.2 Respect and Inclusion

The Consultant shall foster a respectful, inclusive, and non-discriminatory work environment. Discrimination, harassment, and bullying are strictly prohibited.

3.3 Communication

The Consultant shall communicate clearly, respectfully, and promptly with clients and stakeholders. Miscommunication and misunderstandings should be addressed immediately.

4. Responsibility to Clients

4.1 Client Interests

The Consultant shall act in the best interests of clients, providing unbiased, objective, and high-quality advice and services.

4.2 Transparency

The Consultant shall ensure that clients are fully informed about the nature, scope, and potential outcomes of services. Any potential risks or limitations must be communicated promptly.

4.3 Accountability

The Consultant shall take responsibility for actions and decisions, promptly addressing any errors or issues that arise in the course of work.

5. Social Responsibility

5.1 Sustainability

The Consultant shall consider the environmental and social impact of activities, striving to promote sustainable and responsible business practices.

5.2 Community Engagement

The Consultant is encouraged to contribute positively to the communities in which services are provided, through volunteer work, charitable activities, and other forms of community engagement.

6. Enforcement and Reporting

6.1 Compliance

Adherence to this Code is a condition of engagement. Any violations of this Code may result in termination of the engagement.

6.2 Reporting

The Consultant shall report any suspected violations of this Code to the appropriate authority or through established reporting channels. Retaliation against individuals who report violations in good faith is strictly prohibited.


This Code of Conduct is a cornerstone of Alexander Gostev’s commitment to ethical, professional, and responsible business practices. By adhering to these principles, the Consultant ensures the continued trust and respect of clients, partners, and the global community.