ICAP Group awards the “TRUE LEADER” Companies and Groups
With the backdrop of extremely adverse economic conditions, ICAP Group, the only company recognized as Credit Rating Agency by the Securities and Exchange Commission and the respective European Securities and Markets Authority, has undertaken the initiative of celebrating the business leading Companies and Groups.
Note that it is the only institution which awards ALL the Companies and Groups that meet 4 criteria, without considering the subjective opinion of a Committee or of a voting procedure.
In a glorious ceremony held at 25th of October 2011 under the auspices of the Ministry of Development and Competitiveness, and presented by journalist John Politis, 25 Companies and 26 Groups were awarded, for responding to four measurable and objective criteria namely Profitability, Personnel Growth, Credit Rating and position in their Industry.
The prizes were awarded by Mr. Manolis Paterakis, Special Secretary for Competitiveness, Mr. Dimitris Daskalopoulos President Hellenic Federation of Enterprises, Mr. Constantine Michalos, President of Hellenic Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Mr. Vassilis Korkidis, President of National Confederation of Hellenic Commerce.
The ceremony was sponsored by METLIFE ALICO, TA NEA and LARSINOS SA. and supported by PHARMATHEN and SPEEDEX.
Some snapshots of the ceremony
From the left, Mr. Manolis Paterakis, Mr. Dimitris Daskalopoulos, Mr. Constantine Michalos, Mr. Nikitas Konstantellos and Mr. Vassilis Korkidis.