Affirming Keppel's outstanding efforts in setting standards for good corporate governance and transparency, the Group received a total of five accolades at the 16th Securities Investors Association (SIAS) Investors' Choice Awards on 16 October 2015.
Keppel DC REIT was Runner-Up in the Most Transparent Company Award for the New Issues category.
Organised by SIAS with the support of the Singapore Exchange, the Singapore Corporate Governance Awards recognise listed companies which excel in corporate governance. Winners are selected based on the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) principles of Corporate Governance, the Brendan Wood (North America)International's Shareholder Confidence Index, as well as with inputs from retail investors.
At the same time, Keppel Telecommunications & Transportation was also among the top 20 companies of the 639 SGX-listed companies ranked by GTI 2015, coming in 13th.
The annual GTI is jointly published by CPA Australia and National University of Singapore Business School's Centre for Governance, Institutions and Organisations, with The Business Times onboard as its strategic media partner.
The Keppel Group was honoured with five accolades at this year's SIAS Investors' Choice Awards for achieving commendable standards in corporate governance and transparency. (From left) Mr Chan Hon Chew, CFO, Keppel Corporation; Ms Tan Eng Hwa, GM of Group Internal Audit, Keppel Corporation; Ms Ng Hsueh Ling, CEO, Keppel REIT; and Mr Chua Hsien Yang, CEO, Keppel DC REIT, represented Keppel at the awards ceremony