Maruti Suzuki CSR initiatives get top rank: Rated ‘4 Good’ by The Economic Times
Deepthi | Myequity news | Date : 28-02-2019 12:55:00 IST
In recognition of its extensive and deeply impactful social interventions, Maruti Suzuki was rated ‘4 Good’ by the prestigious Economic Times 2 Good 4 Good CSR rating scheme. This is the highest rating accorded to any company under this rating model designed by KPMG.
Mr A K Tomer, Executive Director, Corporate Planning, Maruti Suzuki India Limited accepted the award on behalf of the Company from the esteemed jury at a glittering ceremony, yesterday evening.
The evaluation and scoring for these ratings are conducted basis a thorough investigation of a company’s CSR programmes by an esteemed independent jury and KPMG India, the knowledge partners of this rating methodology. Reach, impact, sustainability along with future road maps are all important considerations under the multi-level assessment undertaken. Before final conferral of ratings, the jury additionally studied the scorecard of each company under consideration for the ratings at an absolute and comparative level along with qualitative inputs from the different jury members.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr A K Tomer, Executive Director – Corporate Planning, Maruti Suzuki India Limited
said, “We are extremely pleased to have won this prestigious rating in recognition of our effort towards, sustainable and impactful CSR interventions. We at Maruti Suzuki firmly believe in assessing the work we do to ensure that our work is bringing a positive impact at the grass root level. Being assessed alongside
peers who have done some outstanding work, gives us confidence to continue our pursuit.” About Maruti Suzuki’s CSR programme:
Maruti Suzuki India Limited (MSIL) undertakes relevant and effective social projects in the areas of Road Safety, Community Development and Skill Development.