Johnson Controls has been recognised by the Ethisphere Institute as a 2014 World’s Most Ethical Company.
The Ethisphere Institute is an independent centre of research promoting best practices in corporate ethics and governance. The award recognises organisations that continue to raise the bar on ethical leadership and corporate behaviour. The World’s Most Ethical Company honourees understand the correlation between ethics, reputation and daily interactions with their brand.
Johnson Controls, a global multi-industrial company with established core businesses in the automotive, building, and energy storage industries, has been named one of the world's most ethical companies. Jerry Okarma, vice president, secretary and general counsel for Johnson Controls commented that the recognition is a tribute to their 170,000 employees around the world, who embrace and demonstrate their values and high standards on integrity and ethics every day. Johnson Controls is one of only 17 companies to receive this award eight years consecutively.
Ethisphere’s Chief Executive Officer Timothy Erblich says that Johnson Controls joins an exclusive community committed to driving performance through leading business practices.