NEW YORK, Nov. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Genpact (NYSE: G), a global professional services firm focused on delivering digital transformation, has received the Golden Peacock Global Award for Excellence in Corporate Governance in recognition of its outstanding commitment to corporate governance, transparency, ethics, risk management, diversity and inclusion, sustainability, and involvement with its stakeholders and communities around the world.
The award, established by the Institute of Directors, recognizes exemplary organizational performance, and includes a rigorous three-tiered evaluation process that assessed Genpact's corporate governance guidelines, effectiveness of the Board, risk management system and sustainability practices. The evaluation jury was led by Justice (Dr.) Arijit Pasayat, former judge, Supreme Court of India.
"Genpact has longstanding tradition of transparent and ethical practices, and a culture based on a foundation of integrity, that we believe provides optimal value to our shareholders, clients, and stakeholder communities around the world," said Tiger Tyagarajan, president and CEO, Genpact. "We believe that these practices have been our catalyst for our growth and innovation over the past 21 years."
Genpact received this honor based on a number of internal programs implemented to reduce risk and foster sustainability. For example, Genpact's information security practice helps minimize risk through its robust processes for cybersecurity and data protection. Moreover, the company aligns its business strategy with its sustainable development agenda, to reduce specific resource consumption, resulting in the reduction of the environmental footprint. Additionally, Genpact has consolidated a number of its offices into intelligent buildings and achieved measurable water conservation, waste minimization, and transport emission reduction.
The Golden Peacock Awards, established by The Institute of Directors (IOD), India in 1991, are now regarded as a benchmark of corporate excellence worldwide.
Genpact (NYSE: G) is a global professional services firm that makes business transformation real. We drive digital-led innovation and digitally-enabled intelligent operations for our clients, guided by our experience running thousands of processes for hundreds of Global Fortune 500 companies. We think with design, dream in digital, and solve problems with data and analytics. We obsess over operations and focus on the details – all 80,000+ of us. From New York to New Delhi and more than 20 countries in between, Genpact has the end-to-end expertise to connect every dot, reimagine every process, and reinvent companies' ways of working. We know that rethinking each step from start to finish will create better business outcomes. Whatever it is, we'll be there with you – putting data and digital to work to create bold, lasting results – because transformation happens here. Get to know us at Genpact.com and on LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube, and Facebook.
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