- The Company was awarded outstanding ratings for its proper “Crisis management in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic” and in the “Best Social, Environmental and Corporate Governance Management” category.
- Market experts such as analysts, investors and brokers were consulted for determining this ranking in different categories.
Institutional Investor, a global leading business editorial, focused on international finances, and which for more than 30 years has recognized companies and individuals because of their excellence, published the results for their most recent ranking, where ISA rated in second position of the “most honorable companies in the country”.
A total of seven categories were assessed for establishing this ranking per country in the Latin America region, including: organizational talent, resources and efforts for investor relations management, social and environmental management, corporate governance, and handling of the COVID-19 situation.
Also, ISA rated in third place at the regional level (Latin America, including Brazil) in the energy sector, in the “best company in the energy sector in Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance Management” category, and also in the “best crisis management in the midst of COVID-19” category, according to the concepts delivered by market experts such as analysts, investors and brokers.
“This is the fourth year that we have been recognized as a part of Institutional Investor, something that makes us very proud, as it demonstrates that the market is recognizing and valuing our proper management in ESG matters and especially, in the face of a situation where we decided to prioritize life: caring for our employees, but also contributing to the strengthening of the health sector and supporting the science development in favor of mitigating the pandemic. We know that the Company’s future is linked to the well-being of our people and the communities where we operate”, said Bernardo Vargas Gibsone, ISA Group CEO.
It is a leading business editorial, mainly focused on international finances, which publishes articles, newsletters, and research. For more than 30 years, Institutional Investor has recognized individuals and companies for their excellence on different fronts. The integrity of its rankings is endorsed by internal research that have been granted a high market valuation, because of its databases of capital markets and its information service on emerging markets.