• Major Awards 2016-17

    • ITC won the prestigious Porter Prize 2017 for 'Excellence in Corporate Governance and Integration' and for its exemplary contribution in 'Creating Shared Value'.
    • Chairman Mr Y C Deveshwar was conferred Lifetime Achievement Awards 2016 by leading media organisations, CNBC TV18 and Business Standard.
    • Chairman Mr Y C Deveshwar was conferred the prestigious Banga Bibhushan award, the highest civilian honour instituted by the Government of West Bengal.
    • ITC Limited was the only Corporate to receive the India Today Safaigiri Award 2016 in the 'Corporate Trailblazer' category.
    • ITC was named India's 'Buzziest' Corporate brand in a survey conducted by Afaqs!, a leading media portal. Several of ITC's FMCG brands - Sunfeast, Bingo!, YiPPee!, Vivel, Engage, Fiama and Savlon also featured in the honours list in their respective categories.
    • ITC Limited won two 'ASSOCHAM Waste Management Excellence Awards 2017' in the 'Best Corporate Initiative in Swachh Bharat Abhiyan' and 'Best Outreach Strategy in Waste Management' categories.
    • ITC was conferred the prestigious 'Best Practices Award' for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by the United Nations Global Compact Network India (UN-GCNI). ITC received the Award for its Integrated Natural Resource Management - Watershed Development and Afforestation initiatives.
    • ITC Grand Bharat, Gurugram, was ranked No. 1 Resort in Asia by the Conde Nast Traveler USA Readers' Choice Awards 2016, for the second consecutive year.
    • The ITC Green Centre in Manesar has once again been awarded Platinum Rating under Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®) for 'Existing Building Operation and Maintenance' by 'US Green Building Council (USGBC)'.
    • ITC Limited won the Intel AIM Corporate Responsibility Award, 2016, accorded by the Asian Institute of Management-RVR CSR Center and the Asia Inc Forum.
    • ITC Maurya was awarded the 'Smartest 5 Star Hotel Building in India' by the Network 18 & Honeywell Smart Building Awards 2016.
    • ITC was adjudged the 'Best in Supply Chain Sustainability' at the Asian Corporate Sustainability Summit 2016.
    • ITC's Packaging and Printing Division was declared the 'Green Printing Company of the Year 2016' by PrintWeek India.
    • ITC's Paperboards Unit in Bhadrachalam was the first integrated Pulp and Paper Unit to receive the prestigious CII Green Co Platinum Rating.
    • ITC's Paperboards & Specialty Papers Business was adjudged the 'Winner' under the 'Process Innovation Leadership' category in the Manufacturing sector at Frost & Sullivan's Project Evaluation and Recognition Programme (PERP).
    • ITC won the FICCI Water Awards 2016 in the 'Community Initiatives by Industry' category. Also won FICCI CSR Award 2016 for Environment Sustainability and Health, Water & Sanitation programmes.
    • The ITC Factory in Saharanpur received the FICCI Award 2016 for 'Excellence in Water Management (Industrial Water Use Efficiency category)'. Also, received the CII National Award 2016 for Excellence in Water Management, and was identified as a 'Noteworthy Water Efficient Unit'.
    • The ITC Factory in Bengaluru was recognised as 'Excellent Energy Efficient Unit' at the 17th National Award for Excellence in Energy Management, 2016, by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII).
    • The ITC Factory in Pune was recognised as 'Future Ready Factory - Platinum Award - FMCG Sector, Mega Large Business' at the India Manufacturing Excellence Awards (IMEA) by Frost and Sullivan.
    • The ITC Factory in Munger won the CII National Supply Chain and Logistics Excellent Awards 2016.
    • The latest Randstad Brand Research Survey findings recognised ITC Limited as India's most attractive employer in the FMCG Sector.
    • ITC Infotech won the Asia Pacific HRM Congress Awards 2016, presented by Times Ascent, in the categories of 'Managing health at work' and 'Talent management and its impact on employee engagement'.
  • Major Awards over the Years

    • ITC was ranked as 'India's Most Admired Company' in a survey conducted by Fortune India magazine and Hay Group (2014).
    • Chairman Mr Y C Deveshwar was conferred the Padma Bhushan by the Government of India (2011).
    • Harvard Business Review ranked ITC Chairman Mr Y C Deveshwar as the 7th Best Performing CEO in the World in its January-February 2013 edition.
    • Chairman Mr Y C Deveshwar was conferred the Global Leadership Award by the US India Business Council of the US Chamber of Commerce (2010).
    • Chairman Mr Y C Deveshwar was ranked among the Most Valuable CEOs of India by Businessworld.
    • Chairman Mr Y C Deveshwar was conferred the Business Leader of the Year Award by the All India Management Association (AIMA).
    • ITC's Chief Financial Officer, Mr Rajiv Tandon, was ranked the 'Best Overall CFO' at the 'Business Today - Yes Bank Best CFO Awards 2013'. He was also declared the winner in the category of 'Sustained Wealth Creation (large companies)'.
    • ITC was presented the World Business and Development Award at the historic Rio+20 UN Summit for its Social and Farm Forestry initiative.
    • ITC's Sankhya Data Centre, Bengaluru, became the first data centre in the world to get LEED® Platinum Certification from the US Green Building Council (2016).
    • ITC was presented the AIM Asian CSR Award by the Asian Forum on Corporate Social Responsibility (AFCSR), in recognition of its contribution to the creation of sustainable livelihoods and fostering economic growth in rural communities in India.
    • ITC won the prestigious 12th Businessworld FICCI CSR Award in the Large Enterprise category. The Award recognises the most socially responsible Indian corporates in CSR.
    • ITC won the FICCI Outstanding Vision Corporate Triple Impact Award, presented by the then Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh (2008).
    • ITC won the FICCI Award for Outstanding Achievement in Rural and Community Development, presented by the then Finance Minister, Shri Pranab Mukherjee (2010).
    • Chairman Mr Y C Deveshwar received the Business Person of the Year Award from UK Trade & Investment (2006).
    • Chairman Mr Y C Deveshwar was awarded the SAM/SPG Sustainability Leadership Award in Zurich (2007).
    • ITC won the National Award for Excellence in Corporate Governance from the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (2007).
    • ITC was ranked 2nd among top Indian companies in the first-of-its-kind Standard & Poor Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance ratings (2008).
    • ITC ranked 2nd among top companies in India and 7th in Asia in the first-of-its-kind Asian Sustainability Rating released by CSR Asia (2010).
    • ITC became the first Indian Company to gain Membership with WWF-GFTN for Responsible Forestry (2010).
    • ITC was ranked the world's 6th largest sustainable value creator among consumer goods companies, according to a Report by Boston Consulting Group (2010).
    • ITC won the top UNIDO Award at the International Conference on Sharing Innovative Agri Business Solutions at Cairo (2008).
    • ITC was conferred the Corporate Social Responsibility Crown Award for Water Practices from UNESCO and Water Digest (2008).
    • ITC won the Asian CSR Award for Environmental Excellence, given by the Asian Institute of Management (2007).
    • ITC was the 1st Indian Company and 2nd in the world to win the Development Gateway Award for its trail-blazing e-Choupal initiative (2005).
    • ITC won the inaugural World Business Award by UNDP for its e-Choupal initiative (2004).
    • ITC e-Choupal won the Stockholm Challenge Award (2006).
    • ITC was rated amongst Asia-Pacific's 50 biggest listed companies in 'Asia Fab 50' by Forbes (2010).
    • All of ITC's super premium luxury hotels are accorded LEED® Platinum certification, making ITC Hotels the 'Greenest Luxury Hotel Chain in the World' (2011).
    • ITC's Paperboards and Specialty Papers Units at Bhadrachalam, Bollaram, Kovai and Tribeni became FSC Chain of Custody certified (2011).
    • ITC's Unit in Bhadrachalam was awarded the Forest Stewardship Council Forest Management (FSC-FM) certification by the SmartWood Programme of the Rainforest Alliance (2011).
  • Certifications (Environment, Social, Occupational Health & Safety, Food Safety)

    • ISO 14001: Environment Management System
      All manufacturing Units (except newly commissioned Units of Foods Business in Munger, Dhulagarh and NENPL Unit in Mangaldai), ITC Life Sciences & Technology Centre at Bengaluru.
      Hotels: ITC Gardenia, ITC Grand Central, ITC Grand Chola, ITC Kakatiya, ITC Maurya, ITC Mughal, ITC Maratha, ITC Rajputana, ITC Sonar, ITC Windsor, My Fortune Bengaluru, WelcomHotel Sheraton New Delhi, ITC Green Centre Gurugram, My Fortune Chennai, Fortune Resort Bay Island, Port Blair.
    • HSAS 18001: Occupational Health & Safety Management Systems
      All manufacturing Units of ITC (except newly commissioned Units of Foods Business in Munger, Dhulagarh and NENPL Unit in Mangaldai) and Hotel ITC Gardenia.
    • SA 8000: Social Accountability
      Leaf processing plants at Chirala, Anaparti and Mysuru, Cigarettes factories at Kolkata and Munger, Packaging and Printing Units at Munger, Tiruvottiyur and Haridwar.
    • FSSC 22000/ISO 22000/HACCP: Food Safety Management System
      Foods Business Units in Haridwar, Pune, Malur and Munger.
      Hotels: ITC Grand Bharat, ITC Gardenia, ITC Grand Central, ITC Grand Chola, ITC Kakatiya, ITC Maurya, ITC Mughal, ITC Maratha, ITC Rajputana, ITC Sonar, ITC Windsor, My Fortune Chennai, WelcomHotel Sheraton New Delhi.
      Foods Business Unit in Dhulagarh and NENPL Unit in Mangaldai received the ISO 22000 and FSSC 22000 certifications respectively in May 2017.
    • LEED® Platinum Rating by US Green Building Council (Existing Building category)/Indian Green Building Council (New Construction category)
      Hotels: ITC Maurya, ITC Windsor, ITC Maratha, ITC Grand Central, ITC Mughal, ITC Sonar, ITC Kakatiya, ITC Rajputana, ITC Gardenia, ITC Grand Chola, My Fortune Bengaluru, ITC Grand Bharat and ITC Green Centre Gurugram.
    • Green Factory Building Platinum by Indian Green Building Council (IGBC)
      ITC Units at Saharanpur, Bengaluru, Munger, Pune, Kidderpore and ATC Limited.
    • LEED® Platinum Rating by US Green Building Council (Existing Building category)
      ITC Green Centre at Manesar.
    • Green Rating for Integrated Habitat Assessment (GRIHA) by The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) and Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE), Government of India
      5 Star rating for Hotel, ITC Grand Chola, Chennai.
    • Green Factory Building Gold rating by Indian Green Building Council (IGBC)
      Packaging and Printing Unit at Haridwar, Leaf Processing Plant at Mysuru and Personal Care Products Unit at Manpura.
    • BEE 5 Star rating by the Bureau of Energy Efficiency, Government of India
      ITC Green Centre at Manesar.
    • FOREST STEWARDSHIP CouncilTM - Chain of Custody And Controlled Wood by Rainforest Alliance
      Paperboards and Specialty Paper Units at Bhadrachalam, Tribeni, Kovai and Bollaram, Packaging and Printing Unit at Tiruvottiyur.
    • BRC/IOP Certification as per BRC Global Standard for Packaging and Packaging Materials
      Grade 'AA' for Paperboards and Specialty Papers Unit at Bollaram and Grade 'A' for Packaging and Printing Units at Tiruvottiyur and Haridwar, and Paperboards and Specialty Papers Unit at Bhadrachalam.