Aboitiz firms cited for good governance-A A +A
Friday, April 25, 2014
LISTED companies Aboitiz Equity Ventures, Inc. (AEV) and Aboitiz Power Corporation (AboitizPower) capped the first quarter on a positive note with several prestigious corporate governance awards from regional publication Corporate Governance Asia.
At the 4th Corporate Governance Asia Asian Excellence Awards last April 3 at the Renaissance Harbour View Hotel, Hong Kong, Erramon I. Aboitiz, AEV President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), was named Best CEO (Investor Relations), while Iker M. Aboitiz, AboitizPower Chief Financial Officer (CFO), was named Best CFO (Investor Relations).
AEV also took home the awards for Best Corporate Social Responsibility and Best Investor Relations Company, while AboitizPower won the Best Environmental Responsibility award.
"These prestigious awards reflect the Aboitiz Group's culture of promoting accountability and transparency in all levels. These awards would have not been possible without the tireless support of all our team members, whose passion for better ways never fail to inspire all of us to lead, excel, and serve," Mr. Erramon I. Aboitiz said.
The Asian Excellence Awards recognize regional achievements and excellence in management acumen, financial performance, corporate social responsibility, environmental practices and investor relations. Both AEV and AboitizPower have been previous winners of said awards.
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on April 25, 2014.