02/12/2016

Thai Union wins the 2016 Gold Standard Awards for Corporate Citizenship

Thai Union Group PCL was honored yesterday to be named winner of the 2016 Gold Standard Awards for Corporate Citizenship in the Global-Asia Program from PublicAffairsAsia.

The Gold Standard Awards identify excellence in the development of a CSR, sustainability or good governance project which enhances corporate reputation and demonstrates commitment to sustainable business practices, governance values or corporate responsibility.

The Corporate Citizenship in the Global-Asia award is a recognition of the importance of SeaChange®, Thai Union’s sustainability strategy designed to address some of the most pressing needs in the global fishing industry.

Mr. Kanin Kaewin (left), Thai Union Sustainable Development Manager, with Mr. Jean-Michel Dumont, Ruder Finn Asia Chairman

“We are honored receive such an important award. Sustainability is at the heart of our business at Thai Union. As a leading seafood company, we are determined to drive positive change throughout the industry,” said Darian McBain, Ph.D., Thai Union’s global director of sustainable development.

The Gold Standard Awards were launched by PublicAffairsAsia in 2008. They showcase excellence in corporate public affairs, strategic communications, citizenship and stakeholder engagement.