SGS has won the prestigious Building Public Trust Award 2019 for the Best Integrated Report in Switzerland, endorsing the company’s commitment to open, authentic and accessible reporting and communications.

Chosen by an independent jury of experts, SGS was presented with the award at a PwC awards ceremony in Frankfurt on October 22, 2019. These awards celebrate companies that are making strides to build trust through their communications and interactions with customers and stakeholders.

Frankie Ng, CEO of SGS, said: “SGS is proud to receive the Building Public Trust Award for 2019. The Best Integrated Report in Switzerland award reflects our commitment to delivering transparency and making our communications more accessible.”

Building Public Trust Award 2019

Award winners at the PwC Building Trust Awards 2019 presentation ceremony

According to PwC, Integrated Reporting goes beyond the reporting concept. It mirrors a holistic management and control approach that motivates companies to anchor key sustainability issues in their strategy and actions, creating longer term value for customers.

Now in its 17th year, the PwC Building Public Trust Award celebrates organizations who are leading the way in open, authentic and accessible reporting and communications. Their awards cover all economic sectors and the issues that matter to society.

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Media: Daniel Rüfenacht
Corporate Communications and Sustainability
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Investors: Toby Reeks
Investor Relations
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About SGS

SGS is the world's leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 97,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 2,600 offices and laboratories around the world.