SKF INDIA AND SANDVIK ASIA WIN AT MAHATMA AWARDS 2019 | SCCI - Swedish Chamber of Commerce India


Wednesday, October 16, 2019

On the eve of Mahatma Gandhi’s 150th birth anniversary, two of our member companies- SKF India and Sandvik Asia Pvt Ltd were awarded CSR Awards at the Mahatma Awards.

SKF India was recognized for demonstrating excellence and the highest standards of ethical conduct, integrity, civic and social responsibility in providing a skilled workforce to the country through its YES initiative. Shrikant Savangikar- Head CSR and Prashant Pednekar- DGM Sustainability Compliance and CSR, received this award from Mrs Rajashree Birla, Chairperson Aditya Birla Centre for community initiative and rural development.

Sandvik Asia Pvt Ltd was recognized in the category of Gender Equality Initiatives. Sandvik hosts the Sandvik India Gender Awards (SIGA) annually to support gender initiatives and recognize excellence and commitment to gender equality, diversity and inclusion across various sectors. Saharsh David, CSR Head, who has contributed significantly in the field of CSR, especially gender, received the award on behalf of Sandvik Asia.

The Mahatma Awards, founded in 2017, recognises individuals and organizations doing remarkable work in diverse fields ranging from social good, public service, social work, impact investing, corporate social responsibility to wide scope of sustainable business practices.

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