NEW DELHI: Mindtree Foundation has won the 2020 Golden Peacock Award for Corporate Social Responsibility. The annual Golden Peacock Awards are considered a benchmark of corporate excellence worldwide.
A jury chaired by Justice M. N. Venkatachaliah, former chief justice of India, chairman of the National Human Rights Commission, and head of the National Commission for Constitution of India Reforms, adjudged Mindtree Foundation the winner of the prestigious award out of 319 nominations and 119 finalists.
Mindtree Foundation, the CSR arm of the global technology consulting and services company Mindtree, is focused on helping societies flourish by helping the underprivileged with their basic needs, supporting the educational requirements of the deserving, empowering the disabled to reach their true potential, and creating employment opportunities.
“We are honored to be recognized with a Golden Peacock Award for CSR. The award is a testament to the earnest efforts put in by all of us at Mindtree to make a difference to society by helping those who need it the most. We will continue to do our best in helping change the lives of the less fortunate and creating an impact that resonates across communities and generations,” said Paneesh Rao, Chief People Officer at Mindtree.