Golden Peacocks Award Night 2018: InterGlobe Technology Quotient wins award for Risk Management
InterGlobe Technology Quotient Private Limited (ITQ) was awarded by the coveted ‘Golden Peacock Award’ for Risk Management 2018 by the Institute of Directors at the ‘Golden Peacocks Award Night’ held on December 5, 2018 in Singapore. Jawed Ashraf, IFS, Indian High Commissioner to Singapore gave away the award to Alok Mehta (Group Chief Governance Officer, InterGlobe Enterprises) and Munish Gupta (Principal Finance Officer, InterGlobe Technology Quotient).
Golden Peacock Awards, instituted by the Institute of Directors (IOD), India in 1991, recognises organisations that have significantly added to the understanding and practice of risk management. These awards are regarded as a benchmark of Corporate Excellence worldwide. Every year, the nomination committee receives around 1000 applications for various categories of awards which are evaluated following a three-tier evaluation process. The Jury that selected the winner of the ‘Golden Peacock Award for Risk Management’ for 2018, is chaired by Justice (Dr) Arijit Pasayat, Chairman, Golden peacock awards Jury, former Judge, Supreme Court of India.
Alok Mehta, Group Chief Corporate Governance, InterGlobe Enterprises, while speaking on the occasion, said: “It has been our endeavour at InterGlobe to initiate the thought leadership around risk management culture and institutionalise it across all the group companies, keeping in view the rapid business growth and increasing business complexities. Our self-governance system provides assurance to the business, that all risks, controls & regulatory compliances, are effectively managed to ensure transparency and accountability while facilitating maximum governance with less government.”
Anil Parashar, President and CEO, InterGlobe Technology Quotient said: “It gives me great pleasure that ITQ has been honoured with the Golden Peacock Award. This is truly a proud moment for all of us. We highly value transparency and accountability in our work and owing to our strong self-governance system, we assure our clients that all risks, controls and regulatory compliances are managed in an effective way. Backed by our diligent and expert team members, we always strive to provide maximum governance.”
InterGlobe Technology Quotient Private Limited (ITQ) is a strategic business unit of InterGlobe Enterprises which is a leader in aviation, hospitality and travel related services. ITQ is an official distributor of Travelport in six markets across Asia Pacific region including India and Sri Lanka. Headquartered in Gurgaon, the company provides cutting edge travel technology solutions with unmatched inventory options to its customers helping them increase their productivity and business efficiency. With an extended network of 400 cities with 19 dedicated offices and 14 REPs, InterGlobe Technology Quotient reaches out to over 36,000 agency terminals, with two nationalised service centres and 16 training centres with state-of-the-art infrastructure and facilities matching international standards.