The EFP granted the award in recognition of Archroma’s excellence achieved in all the areas of corporate management relating to human resources, industrial relations, observance of labor standards, best practices in finance, ethical marketing management, employee motivation and team work.
The award broadly underscores the company’s focused commitment on corporate social responsibility initiatives, the company said. Archroma is committed to maintaining the highest standards in occupational health and safety and to fostering environmental protection through recycling and reuse at all it sites in Pakistan, according to the company.
Chief Executive Officer Mujtaba Rahim also picked up the "2016 Best CEO of the Year" award.
The award ceremony was held at Karachi. The Chief Guest was Provincial Minister of Labor Nasir Hussain Shah.
“Archroma’s success is driven by its employees first and foremost," said Archroma Pakistan's Head of Finance Vaqar Arif. "We strongly encourage them to continuously challenge the status quo in the deep belief that we can make our industry sustainable. Our best practices in the entire management areas are built with this concept in mind, and have resulted in high motivation amongst our diverse teams, working as a strong unifying force that leads to strengthen Archroma’s position as a top performing company in Pakistan.”
Pictured: Vaqar Arif, head of Finance, Pakistan, Archroma, receiving the EFP ‘Employer of the Year’ Award from Nasir Hussain Shaha, Sindh minister of Labor/Courtesy Archroma