IBERDROLA continues reaping awards and recognition for its firm commitment to defending the corporate interests of its 600,000+ shareholders..
The Shareholder Engagement Policy [PDF] is the embodiment of IBERDROLA's pledge to dialogue, proximity and actions favouring shareholders, was awarded for the best initiative of the 2015 year in transparency. The Policy was approved by the Board of Directors this part 25 March, is one of the fundamental pillars of the corporate governance strategy and let be Iberdrola the first Spanish company and one of the pioneers at the worldwide level in developing this kind of initiative.
Through the presented project, IBERDROLA seeks to achieve ongoing, two-way communication benefiting minority shareholders. In addition to holding the General Shareholders Meeting within the framework of Shareholder Day, thereby allowing attendees to have direct, informal contact with various directors, the company is to set up telematic meetings through its interactive OLS - On Line Shareholders system. The IBERDROLA Group provides effective response and service through its Shareholders' office, the Shareholder's Club and the Investor Relations department, channels to establish a personal and lasting relationship with our shareholders, based on permanent attention, the accuracy and reliability of the provided information.
This latest award is in addition to the Good Governance and Stockholders Forum award as the Best Shareholder Outreach Initiative among all Spanish listed companies accepted by Ignacio Cuenca, the Head of Investor Relations; and the Euroshareholders award for the best initiative in favour of minority shareholders, given by the Spanish Association of Minority Shareholders of Listed Companies (AEMEC) and accepted by the Chairman of IBERDROLA, Ignacio Galán, in May 2015.