KKR Names Eco-Innovation Award Winners
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 12, 2020--
KKR, a leading global investment firm, today announced three winners of the Firm’s fourth KKR Eco-Innovation Award, naming Apple Leisure Group in First Place and Ramky Enviro Engineers Limited and Renaissance Parc Development as Runners-Up.
Launched in 2016, KKR’s Eco-Innovation Award recognizes current projects by KKR’s portfolio companies that provide innovative, environmentally beneficial solutions while creating business value. This year’s award recipients were selected for their initiatives across a wide range of sustainability topics:
As winners of the Eco-Innovation Award, each company will receive a financial prize to advance their environmental initiatives in addition to relevant project support from KKR.
Elizabeth Seeger, Director, Sustainable Investing at KKR, said, “Each year, we enjoy learning of the many impactful projects undertaken by our portfolio companies and are pleased to recognize the innovative ways these winners are creating sustainable value. We commend them, as well as all of our participants, for their significant eco-innovation efforts.”
For more information on the history of KKR’s Eco-Innovation Award and the winning projects, please visit kkresg.com/ecoaward.
KKR is a leading global investment firm that manages multiple alternative asset classes, including private equity, energy, infrastructure, real estate and credit, with strategic partners that manage hedge funds. KKR aims to generate attractive investment returns for its fund investors by following a patient and disciplined investment approach, employing world-class people, and driving growth and value creation with KKR portfolio companies. KKR invests its own capital alongside the capital it manages for fund investors and provides financing solutions and investment opportunities through its capital markets business. References to KKR’s investments may include the activities of its sponsored funds. For additional information about KKR & Co. Inc. (NYSE: KKR), please visit KKR’s website at www.kkr.com and on Twitter @KKR_Co.
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Kristi Huller or Cara Major
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