Wipro Selected as Dow Jones Sustainability World Index Member for the 9th Consecutive Year
Deepthi | Myequity news | Date : 08-10-2018 10:35:00 IST
Wipro has been selected as a member of the global Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) - 2018 for the ninth year in succession.
Commenting on this recognition, Abidali Z Neemuchwala, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director, Wipro Limited said, "It is a moment of great pride for us to be recognized by S&P DJSI (World). It is a true testament to Wipro's uncompromising focus on corporate governance, risk management and sustainability. This recognition encourages us to stay committed to our goal of creating a sustainable ecosystem and have the best-in-class benchmarks for further progress."
Launched in 2009, the S&P DJSI (World) is the gold standard for corporate sustainability. Inclusion in DJSI (World) index is based on a rigorous analysis of a company's performance on 600 data points spread across 21 primary indicators and more than 120 secondary indicators across Economic, Environmental and Social dimensions. A total of 2094 companies were assessed from around the world of which 317 companies have been chosen as the DJSI (World) constituents for the year 2018-19.
About Wipro Limited:
Wipro Limited is a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company. It harnesses the power of cognitive computing, hyper-automation, robotics, cloud, analytics and emerging technologies. A company recognized globally for its comprehensive portfolio of services, strong commitment to sustainability and good corporate citizenship,