MADISON, Wis. (3/21/14)--International think tank Ethisphere Institute recognized CUNA Mutual Group as one of the world's most ethical companies for its business ethics and social responsibility.
This is the second year that CUNA Mutual has made the list, which featured 143 companies this year, the likes of which included Accenture, Dell, Hasbro and General Electric.
"CUNA Mutual Group is not only committed to its communities, but to driving performance through leading business practices," said Ethisphere CEO Timothy Erblich.
The Ethisphere assessment looks at ethics and compliance; reputation, leadership and innovation; governance; corporate citizenship and responsibility; and culture of ethics.
"CUNA Mutual Group is committed to doing the right thing for our customers, employees and the communities in which we work," said Steve Koslow, CUNA Mutual senior vice president/chief ethics and compliance officer.
"Building a strong culture of ethics, compliance practices and corporate social responsibility is the way we do business," he added. "We will continue to make certain our business decisions are always made in the best interests of our customers, employees, communities and the environment."