KARACHI, January 8, 2019: The Global Compact Network Pakistan (GCNP) has conferred the second prize of Business Sustainability Award 2018 to Indus Motor Company (IMC) in the category of Multinational Companies. This prestigious award is granted in recognition of integrating the ten principles of United Nations Global Compact (UNGC) and for embracing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Winning this prestigious award fourth time in a row signifies IMC’s continuous commitment towards its objective of enhancing quality of life and contributing towards a healthier future in complete alignment with UN’s SDGs. Hence, the company places the highest priority on good governance, steering the management and employees to follow strict procedural controls, regular audits and disclosures to ensure transparency, work through clear management lines and respect labor laws to provide an equitable environment for all staff. The company promotes environmental conservation by adhering to best operational practices and maintaining strict health and safety standards.
Sharing his views on the occasion, Ali Asghar Jamali, Chief Executive Officer, IMC, said, “We are honored to be recognized by GCNP for our dedication to maintain best practices across our business operations. The acknowledgement not only motivates us further to continue our mission in line with UNGC principles but also maximize our support to SDGs.
He further expressed, “In today’s business world, sustainable movement is gaining traction worldwide among governments and businesses, which is not only good for the environment and the communities they operate in, but beneficial to the bottom line as well.”