• Expert jury honors Volkswagen for anchoring sustainability in a core business and
for obliged control towards stakeholders and nature
• Award presented to CFO Hans Dieter Pötsch
The Volkswagen Group has been respected with “Deutscher Investorenpreis für verantwortliches Wirtschaften” (German financier endowment for obliged management) donated and presented by DuMont edition residence and item manager Deutsche Asset Wealth Management. The award, that recognizes Volkswagen for a proceed to sustainability as a vital idea and a model doing of this target, was presented to Hans Dieter Pötsch, Member of a Board of Management of Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft obliged for ‘Finance and Controlling’, in Frankfurt am Main on Friday evening.
CFO Pötsch described a endowment as acknowledgment of Volkswagen’s course: “The Volkswagen Group is consistently oriented towards economic, environmental and amicable sustainability. As a member of society, a Volkswagen Group shares shortcoming for humankind and inlet – and we accommodate this obligation.” That is underscored by a new listings in heading indices. In a latest examination of a Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI), Volkswagen was classed as a many tolerable automaker in a world. Volkswagen is listed as a Industry Group Leader in a world’s eminent sustainability ranking and has now also been enclosed in DJSI World and DJSI Europe. Furthermore, a Volkswagen Group has turn partial of a new “Global Compact 100” batch index, a business beginning launched by a UN Global Compact that recognizes companies with generally obliged environmental and amicable government and sound profitability.
Viewed from a viewpoint of vicious investors and journalists, a sponsors of a German financier endowment find to inspire companies to anchor sustainability in their core business and denote obliged control towards all stakeholders and nature.