The Board of Directors recognizes the importance of corporate governance in the Company’s sustainable growth path, creating shareholder value, and securing trust from all stakeholders, including shareholders, employees, customers, business partners, competitors, and creditors. The Board of Directors and management have, therefore, been promoting good corporate governance practices within the Company, subsidiaries and affiliates. We are pleased to inform that the Company was rated “Excellent or 5 stars” which is the highest level of Corporate Governance Report of Thai Listed Companies 2018 (CGR) by the Thai Institute of Directors Association (IOD) in 2018. In addition, the Company received 97 points out of full score 100 point on the Annual General Meeting Checklist from the Thai Investors Association.

The Company has joined the “Thailand’s Private Sector Collective Action Coalition Against Corruption (CAC) and was certified on November 10, 2017. To further improve our corporate governance standard, the Company has adopted the corporate governance code for listed companies 2017 (CG Code) by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The Company’s Board of Directors No.5/2018 considered and reviewed the CG Code to determine the suitability to the Company’s business. The CG Code will serve as guiding principles for sustainable development. Finally, the Company was selected to be one of listed companies included in the Thailand Sustainability Investment Index (THSI Index) in 2018.