ICAP Group delivered the awards to the Group-Leaders in the country as par of a True Leaders award, put under the auspices of Economy, Development and Tourism ministries and the Federation of Hellenic Enterprises (SEV).
The awards were offered during a special ceremony in November 16 at the presence of Deputy Economy and Development Minister Sergios Pitsiorlas, Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry Constantinos Mihalos, SEV executive vice-president Constantinos Bitsios and other officials.
Pitsiorlas, in its first public appearance since taking over his new duties, congratulated the enterprises that excelled in the award and ICAP Group for its True Leaders initiative. “The ministry will be at your side to work together to define the terms in order to have the conditions to boost entrepreneurship in Greece,” Pitsiorlas said, adding that “the Prime Minister and the government have realized deeply that the only road is the road of development and that a deep knowledge and a great reform effort was necessary to promote a new business culture and investment perception in the country”.
The True Leaders initiative examined 14,000 enterprises, of which 58 companies and 13 Groups excelled based on a number of criteria.
Nikitas Konstantellos, chairman and CEO in ICAP Group, said the awarded companies covered multiple and difficult criteria, amid uncertainty and adverse economic conditions.