OPAP was named the top company in the Corporate Responsibility sector in Greece in 2017 by the Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry (EBEA), in recognition for its actions and interventions in health, sports and employment.
Receiving the award, Kamil Zigler, executive chairman of OPAP, said: “For the past 59 years, OPAP is a live and inseparable cell of the Greek economy and society and social work is a priority for our company. Our strategy for Corporate Responsibility is based on the pylons of Health, Sports and Employment, focusing on young people – the country’s future. We are very proud of the work to renovate the two largest paediatric hospitals in Greece. We also invest in the future of sports with the aim to help children become good athletes today and better citizens tomorrow. Finally, we stand by 20 small- and medium-sized enterprises to help them grow, supporting the economy and creating new job positions.I would like to thank everyone at OPAP working to implement our strategy for their devotion and commitment. I would like to also thank EBEA for this award and to congratulate the other winners”.
EBEA awarded 12 companies this year for their performance and as a motive for promoting business initiatives.