Article - 23/03/2017

Corporate Governance Award

Mannvit has received an award for Excellence in Corporate Governance for 2016-2017. The recognition was awarded by the Center for Corporate Governance on March 21st 2017 at the University of Iceland. This is the sixth year in a row that Mannvit receives the award. The BoD is proud to receive this award as it strengthens one of the core values of Mannvit, that is trust.

The awards are given to encourage discussion and actions towards better corporate governance and to provide companies a formal evaluation of their actions towards better governance. The goal of the award is to increase the trustworthiness and transparency of corporate governance towards their shareholders and other stakeholders. The companies awarded have followed a guideline and undergone a special audit by KPMG. The guidelines are created by Nasdaq Iceland, the Iceland Chamber of Commerce and SA-Business Iceland (Organization for Icelandic businesses). Other companies also receiving the awarded at the conference were: Isavia, Stefnir, Arion banki, Reitir, Landsbankinn, Marel, Eik fasteignafélag, Fjarskipti og Íslandsbanki.