Aitken Spence Rated Platinum for Corporate Accountability

23 Feb

Aitken Spence PLC has been classified as among the four Platinum-level companies in the Corporate Accountability Index published in the February issue of Sri Lanka’s leading business magazine LMD in its cover story.

The index developed by STING Consultants- Sri Lanka’s sole marketing and brand-consulting company-  assessed 66 entities comprising of Sri Lanka’s largest publicly listed, state owned and private companies.

The index follows a method ‘similar to the procedure adopted internationally by the Dow Jones Sustainability Index which is published annually’. The index classifies companies into broad bands (Platinum, Gold, Silver and Bronze) based on their commitment to corporate accountability and its integration into corporate strategies.

Companies were rated on a compulsory basis and key areas of assessment for this index were the organizations corporate values, stakeholder engagements, identifying impacts, risks and opportunities, policy coverage, management and governance and measurement and disclosures.

Media Release – 24 February 2010

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: