Pollution reduction initiative of the year: Green Antz

Pollution reduction initiative of the year: Green Antz

Filipino firm Green Antz said it is one of the "fastest-growing" circular economy and pollution reduction service providers in Asia, with it looking to initiatives in cement and waste reduction to drive further growth for the business.

Community involvement program of the year, APAC: HDFC Bank

Community involvement program of the year, APAC: HDFC Bank

Under its impact investing umbrella Parivatan, HDFC Bank's Holistic Rural Development Programme has helped over 1,000 villages across India to develop critical skills and grow businesses which not only support local economies but protect India's land and biodiversity.

Rising star - under 30: Eliza Macmillan Scott

Rising star - under 30: Eliza Macmillan Scott

"Working in large financial institutions means you don't really see the reality of the things you're working on" said Eliza Macmillan Scott, Sustainable Finance Associate at Systemiq.