The National Bank of Greece announces the honorary distinction it received after being awarded once again by the organization Capital Finance International (CFI.co) with the award “Best Corporate Governance – Greece” for the year 2021.
The Bank was awarded by CFI.co following an evaluation of the corporate governance practices it has established. The organization commended the implementation of international best practices in corporate governance and ethics and initiatives in the field of corporate social responsibility as well as the Bank’s historic contribution to economic growth.
The Chairman of the Board of Directors of the EIB, Mr. Gikas Hardouvelis stated that: “This award recognizes and confirms the continuous implementation of a strong corporate governance framework by the National Bank, which reflects the values that the Bank represents over time and is the basis The Board of Directors and the Management of Ethniki ensure the existence of appropriate corporate governance structures, focusing on the contribution to society and the support of the economy, guided by the values of sustainability and corporate social responsibility. with responsibility, transparency and accountability in accordance with the long history of Ethniki, maintaining the unbreakable relationship of trust that we have built with investors and Greek society. ”
Also stated by the General Manager of Regulatory Compliance and Corporate Governance, Mr. Panagiotis Dasmanoglou: A bank of constant monitoring of trends, international best practices and legislative and regulatory developments for the internal governance of financial institutions. ”
Having been awarded several times in relation to corporate governance arrangements, the National Bank continues to give top priority to the integration of the highest standards of corporate governance, sustainable development (ESG) and corporate social responsibility.
Source From: Capital