Two Sustainable Business Awards
Filipino Firms Go Big Global
Manila, Philippines, July 15, 2014 – Among the various multinational companies vying for top honors at the 2014 Sustainable Business Awards in the Philippines, ADEC Group won the Business Responsibility and Ethics Award and was also a Special Award recipient under the Energy Management category. ADEC Group Chief Compliance Officer, Mr Anthony Catajan and General Manager for Asia, Mr Jurgen Tanpho received the awards on July 14, 2014 at the Dusit Thani Hotel in Makati City.
Launching for the first time in the Philippines, the Sustainable Business Awards (SBA) is a global platform established by Global Initiatives and PwC to help increase awareness of corporate sustainability best-practices and demonstrate the benefits of sustainability to companies.
After accomplishing a comprehensive self-assessment questionnaire, the final winners were decided by a national advisory panel which includes the likes of Senator Loren Legarda, Philippine Stock Exchange CEO Hans Sicat, PwC Philippines Chairman Alex Cabrera and Bonar Loreto, the Executive Director of Philippines Business for the Environment.
The awards given to ADEC Group by the SBA panel is a testament to the company’s continuing pledge towards sustainable development. The Business Responsibility and Ethics Award is given to companies that have an expert understanding of the company’s policy on responsibility and ethics, as well as its commitment in implementing its policies. The SBA advisory panel recognized ADEC Group’s commitment in complying with their own policies and procedures enforced by a dedicated team.
ADEC Group is a global provider of onshore managed services and offshore outsourcing solutions for governments and businesses worldwide. With locations in Australia, North America, Europe, Africa and Asia, ADEC Group provides a wide range of comprehensive and scalable business solutions, including business process and knowledge process outsourcing services, sustainability and environmental solutions, pharmaceutical and healthcare outsourcing services and customized education and e-learning services. With its over 5,500 employees worldwide, processing over 30 million transactions each month, ADEC Group works seamlessly to provide comprehensive services and solutions to help companies reduce costs, optimize resource use, improve operational efficiencies – and, for partners, increase revenues.
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