INTRALOT RENEWS GOLD CERTIFICATION FOR SOCIAL, ENVIRONMENTAL & ETHICAL GOVERNANCE
INTRALOT received the highest distinction, the Gold Certification in “Social, Environmental and Ethical Governance” by the European Business Ethics Network (EBEN), following a comprehensive process of evaluation of corporate best practices.
The certification awarded to INTRALOT recognizes top performance in the sectors of Business Analysis, in particular, in Corporate Social Responsibility & Reporting and effective IT management. In addition, INTRALOT maintained its distinction in the areas of Regulations & Communications in Internal Auditing and Performance Assessment, received in previous years. Achieved after a detailed assessment of corporate policies and processes along multiple evaluation criteria, the certification reiterates INTRALOT’s commitment to operate worldwide under the principles of integrity, responsibility and business ethics.
Mr. Antonis Gortzis, EBEN President, stated: “I would like to congratulate INTRALOT for a stellar record of integration of responsible growth into its business strategy and for this well deserved achievement. EBEN’s certified model of governance helps businesses implement systems and policies that contribute to corporate sustainable development as well as to wider social progress. It has earned us the trust of business partners in offering players gaming entertainment while raising resources for various good causes.”
INTRALOT Senior Manager of Public Relations and CSR, Ms. Chryssa Amanatidou, underlined the importance of integrating corporate governance and social responsibility into business strategy, as a means to create added value. At INTRALOT, she said, “business excellence in all aspects of the company’s operations is an integral part of our strategy of sustainable leadership and responsible gaming.”
The European Business Ethics Network is the most active European cross-national network, counting over 42 member countries, and is dedicated to the promotion of ethics and governance in academia, business, the public sector and civil society.
INTRALOT, a public listed company, is the leading supplier of integrated gaming and transaction processing systems, innovative game content, sports betting management and interactive gaming services to state-licensed gaming organizations worldwide. Its broad portfolio of products & services, its know-how of Lottery, Betting, Racing & Video Lottery operations and its leading-edge technology, give INTRALOT a competitive advantage, which contributes directly to customers’ efficiency, profitability and growth. With presence in 57 jurisdictions, more than 5.500 people and revenues of €1,54 billion for 2013, INTRALOT has established its presence on all 5 continents.