GCE receives its 1st gold rating from EcoVadis

GESTION CREDIT EXPERT wins its first GOLD ECOVADIS medal for its CSR performance

Mélanie Léonetti

GESTION CREDIT EXPERT, specialized in Credit Management solutions for companies, has just received the "Gold" label, in recognition of its sustained efforts to improve its CSR policy.

CSR: GESTION CREDIT EXPERT IN THE TOP 1% OF THE MOST PERFORMING COMPANIES

EcoVadis has awarded the "Gold" medal to GESTION CREDIT EXPERT in September 2019 with a score of 72/100. The independent French group specialized in credit management solutions & services (working capital optimization advisory; debt collection; field investigations) stands out on environmental, social and ethical topics. This high score places GESTION CREDIT EXPERT in the top 1% of the most successful companies in terms of CSR among the 60,000 evaluated worldwide by EcoVadis.

"It is with joy and pride that we receive this EcoVadis Gold medal. It rewards our voluntary and priority approach, which is to make CSR one of the strategic axes of our group. It is also an additional guarantee of quality for our customers and partners in accordance with our commitment to the United Nations Global Compact ", explains Christophe NOBILET, President of GESTION CREDIT EXPERT.

 

CSR AND BEYOND
 

GESTION CREDIT EXPERT had already been awarded the “SILVER” medal from EcoVadis, every year since 2016. Part of the improvement of this score has been possible thanks to the implementation of numerous actions on the social, environmental and ethical aspects, including:

• The implementation of the ongoing evaluation of our partners

• Regular participation of our team in sports and charity events to strengthen cohesion

• The creation of four Codes of Conduct (CoC), i.e.:

  • IT
  • HR
  • Sustainable Purchasing
  • Ethics

• Our "Paperless" policy (digitization of processes, dematerialization of pay slips, reduction of print-outs ...)

• The reduction of our waste and its traceability

• Buying environment-friendly supplies

• Regular internal communication on CSR issues ...

The CSR report of GESTION CREDIT EXPERT also prevails as our COP (Communication on Progress) as a member of the United Nations Global Compact. GESTION CREDIT EXPERT supports the 10 fundamental principles towards all our stakeholders.

 

About ECOVADIS

Founded in 2007, EcoVadis is an independent structure of reference that evaluates the integration of Sustainable Development criteria within customer / supplier relationships. The EcoVadis methodology is based on the international standards of sustainable development, in particular: the Global Reporting Initiative, the United Nations Global Compact or the ISO 26000 standard. It covers 150 verticals across 140 countries. EcoVadis assess companies’ CSR and give a score that reflects the company's performance on four themes of social responsibility: environment, social, business ethics and responsible purchasing.

 

About GESTION CREDIT EXPERT

Founded in 1970, GESTION CREDIT EXPERT help firms of all sizes and across all verticals to increase their cash flows and reduce their trade credit risks, worldwide. GESTION CREDIT EXPERT offers 3 key credit management solutions: Credit Management process optimization; B2B and B2C debt collection services; field investigations i.e. skip tracing and credit reporting. GESTION CREDIT EXPERT has 7 main offices in France and also benefit from a network of 300 partners around the globe so as to reach out to any debtor, anywhere in the world.

 

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Mélanie Léonetti

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