Schneider Electric (SE), specialist in energy management and automation, has been recognised by the Institute of Directors (IoD) for its best-in-class sustainability efforts in India by awarding the Golden Peacock Award for Sustainability 2018. Mike Hughes, Zone President, SE UK & Ireland, received the award on behalf of SE India in London at the 18th London Global Convention. The award was presented by The Baroness Verma, Chairperson, EU External Affairs Sub-Committee, Government of UK and Lt. Gen. J. S. Ahluwalia, PVSM (Retd.), President, IOD India.
Speaking on this achievement, an elated Anil Chaudhry, Schneider Electric India – Zone-President & MD, said: “With sustainability at the heart of everything we do at Schneider Electric, this prestigious award is a testimony of our commitment to work towards reducing the carbon footprint globally. I am extremely proud of our teams for successfully driving sustainability campaigns that augment our brand value thereby motivating all of us to redouble the sustainability efforts, which is one of our core business strategies.”
Established in 1991 by the Institute of Directors (IOD), India, the Golden Peacock Awards are regarded as a benchmark of corporate excellence worldwide in various award categories such as training, CSR and sustainability.