Bureau Veritas Hellas evaluated and assessed ENTERPRISES SHIPPING & TRADING S.A according to ISO 26000, the first global voluntary Standard on Corporate Social Responsibility.
During Bureau Veritas Hellas S.A. reception held in Ecali Club on May 30, 2014, the Regional Chief Executive for the Hellenic & Black Sea Region, Mr. Lambros A. Chahalis presented the relevant evaluation report to Messrs. Victor Restis and George Sarris.
As Mr. Chachalis commented during the presentation, “We, at BV, supporting innovative solutions to improve sustainable actions, are very happy to present to the company, being the first in Greece, such an evaluation report. This management’s decision was greeted as a major leap forward in the firm’s trajectory since its founder’s, Mr. Stamatios Restis’s era, and one that further enhances the organization’s commitment in all aspects of safety, environmental and seafarers’ conditions of employment across the ships of its whole fleet.”
The key benefits of ISO 26000 evaluation offers strategic advantage within each company’s competitive industry, streamlines internal processes and assures the implementation of commitment to social responsibility and sustainability , protects the brand image and increases customer and employee satisfaction and attracts investors and sponsors concerned with social responsibility and sustainable development.
Bureau Veritas Hellas S.A. is the first Independent Organization to perform such Social Responsibility evaluation in Greece, our auditors have extensive knowledge of specific industry sectors and local regulations, which enables them to provide solutions adapted to various needs.