THAI UNION SCOOPS TWO CORPORATE AWARDS
Thai Union scoops two corporate awards. Thai Union Group PCL, the world’s largest shelf-stable tuna processor and owner of a portfolio of leading global seafood brands, has been recognised in two major corporate governance awards in Asia.
At the 9th Asian Excellence Award 2019, Thai Union won Asia’s Best CEO and Best Investor Relations Company in Thailand, for its strong management acumen, financial performance, corporate social responsibility, environmental practices and investor relations.
Separately, Thai Union was recognized by Asiamoney in the Best Managed Companies Awards, rubbing shoulders with Bangkok Dusit Medical Services, CP All, and LPN Development. The award was given to the most impressive companies across Asia-Pacific for the past three decades, with Thai Union named the best company in the decade since 2010.
“I’m incredibly proud that the Thai Union team has been recognized for its hard work, particularly for our focus on corporate governance,” said Thai Union CEO Thiraphong Chansiri. “As one of the world’s largest seafood companies, we embrace our role as a leader in the industry and driving positive change around the world, which we do with great passion while also pursuing strong business growth.”
Thai Union is regarded as the world’s largest producer of shelf-stable tuna products with annual sales exceeding THB 133.3 billion (US$ 4.1 billion) and a global workforce of over 47,000 people who are dedicated to pioneering sustainable, innovative seafood products.
The company’s global brand portfolio includes market-leading international brands such as Chicken of the Sea, John West, Petit Navire, Parmentier, Mareblu, King Oscar, and Rügen Fisch and Thai-leading brands SEALECT, Fisho, Qfresh, Monori, Bellotta and Marvo.