Charoen Pokphand Group is pleased to announce that its subsidiary company Charoen Pokphand Foods Public Company Limited (CPF) received three regional awards at the 8th Asian Excellence Awards organized by Corporate Governance Asia, a leading corporate governance journal based in Hong Kong. The accolades reaffirm the Company’s dedication to promoting good corporate governance and investor relations.
The 8th Asian Excellence Award ceremony was held in Hong Kong on 8 June 2018. CPF Chairman of the Board of Directors, Mr. Dhanin Chearavanont, was awarded “Asia’s Best CEO (Investor Relations),” and CPF’s CFO, Mr. Paisan Chirakitcharern, was awarded “Asia’s Best CFO”. CPF was awarded the “Best Investor Relations Company (Thailand)”.
The awards reflect the confidence of CPF’s shareholders and stakeholders both domestic and abroad, and are a recognition of the Company’s merits in corporate governance, sustainable growth and dedication to the community and environment. CPF pledges to maintain the highest standards of corporate governance and industry-leading best practices by providing shareholders and investors with the latest updates on its developments in a timely manner, and strictly adhering to regulations of the Stock Exchange of Thailand.
Corporate Governance Asia introduced the Asian Excellence Awards in 2011 to recognize outstanding performances in categories such as investor communications, business ethics, corporate social responsibility, environmental practices and financial performance. The best executives and companies in Asia are selected through appraisals made by regional investors and the magazine’s readers.
About Charoen Pokphand Group:
The Charoen Pokphand Group (CP) is a leading Thai multi-national conglomerate that operates 3 core businesses in agro-industry and food, marketing and distribution, and telecommunications. CP invests in 20 countries with over 200 companies and 350,000 employees located around the world. The organization operates under the ‘3-Benefits’ principle of ‘Benefiting the Country, the Society and then the Company’ wherever they operate, thereby enabling CP to play a role in the development of Thailand’s economic and social development as well as all countries they have invested in. In September 2017, all three of CP’s listed businesses have been admitted to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) Emerging Markets, signalling CP’s long-term commitment to ensuring a sustainable future. For more information, please visit: www.cpgroupglobal.com/en/