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.
The bank - which calls itself the 'Bank of the Unbanked' - launched its Project to Support Youth Entrepreneurship and Financial Inclusion (PSYEFI), for which it has won the Large enterprise of the year award.
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.
Ceres chief executive officer Mindy Lubber has scooped the Sustainability thought leader of the year award amid her efforts to drive forward the conversation on sustainable finance regulation in the US...
Luxury hotels chain Cinnamon Hotels & Resorts picked up the Asia-Pacific Nature-based initiative of the year award for its role in an innovative rainforest restoration project delivered with the Sri Lankan forest department.
Gordon Bennett, managing director of utility markets at Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) has won the Sustainable business leader of the year award for his work in easing the process of 'carbon hedging'.