Chairman of the Awards Jury of the ICSI (Institute of Company Secretaries of India) and former Chief Justice of India Shri Justice M. N. Venkatachaliah presented the ‘ICSI National Awards for Excellence in Corporate Governance -2012’ to two ‘Best Governed Companies’:
1. Indian Oil Corporation Limited; and
2. HCL Technologies Limited.
The Awards were presented during the o ngoing 2nd CSIA International Corporate Governance Conference. The Company Secretaries of the awardee companies, Shri Raju Ranganathan, Company Secretary, Indian Oil Corporation Limited ; and Shri Manish Anand, Company Secretary, HCL Technologies Limited were also honoured for their contribution in adhering to good corporate governance practices.
ICSI Life Time Achievement Award for the year 2012 was presented to Shri Deepak S. Parekh, Chairman, Housing Development Finance Corporation Ltd. for translating excellence in Corporate Governance into reality.
Certificates of Recognition were presented to the Top Five Companies. These are ( in Alphabetical order):
1. CMC Limited
2. Engineers India Limited
3. ONGC Limited
4. Persistent Systems Ltd.
5. Powergrid Corporation of India Limited