Affinity Express’s parent company Ayala received the 19th Annual IMD-Lombard Odier Global Family Business Award in a ceremony in Dubai on Oct. 16. With this recognition, Ayala joins the ranks of international brands such as S.C. Johnson, Hermes, Merck, Barilla, and LEGO, all of which have been recognized by the Family Business Network International.
"This award highlights the vital contribution that family businesses like Ayala make to the global economy,” said FBN-I chairman and managing partner, Thierry Lombard. “The award recognizes the way multi-generational families manage the interests of their families and businesses, combining tradition and innovation while demonstrating a clear commitment to the social and civic responsibilities of their communities."
Fernando Zobel de Ayala and several other family members were present for the ceremony, as well as Randy Hall, President of AffinityX Philippines, and Andree Kintanar, AffinityX Director of Human Resources.
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