BOSTON, March 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Orbia, a global leader in specialty products and innovative solutions for building and infrastructure, precision agriculture, healthcare delivery and data communications, today announced that the company has been named to Fast Company‘s prestigious annual list of the World’s Most Innovative Companies for 2020 in recognition of its purpose-driven transformation. The list honors the businesses making the most profound impact on both industry and culture.
Orbia is a community of companies operating in 41 countries with 22,000 employees collaborating to develop human-centered solutions that can reshape the future of cities and homes, reduce food and water scarcity, improve health and well-being and connect people worldwide to vital data and information services.
In September 2019, Orbia unveiled its new corporate name, commitment to the purpose to “advance life around the world” and a first-of-its-kind living logomark, the ImpactMark. The ImpactMark serves as a dynamic and transparent measure of the company’s adherence to long-term financial health, environmental sustainability and social progress, and duly reflects six performance indicators related to people, planet and profit. The ImpactMark will be updated each year to reflect the latest data and milestones met on the company’s journey to achieve its purpose.
Fast Company‘s editors and writers sought out the most groundbreaking businesses on the planet, working across diverse industries. They also judged nominations received through their application process.
“At a time of increasing global volatility, this year’s list showcases the resilience and optimism of businesses across the world. These companies are applying creativity to solve challenges within their industries and far beyond,” said Fast Company senior editor Amy Farley, who oversaw the issue with deputy editor David Lidsky.
Orbia (BMV: ORBIA) is a community of companies bound together by a shared purpose: to advance life around the world. Orbia’s business groups have a collective focus on ensuring food security, reducing water scarcity, reinventing the future of cities and homes, connecting communities to data and information services and expanding access to health and well-being through providing advanced materials, specialty products and innovative, human-centered solutions. Orbia’s business groups span the Precision Agriculture, Building and Infrastructure, Fluor, Polymer Solutions and Data Communications verticals. The company has commercial activities in more than 100 countries and operations in 41, with global headquarters in Mexico City, Boston, Amsterdam and Tel Aviv.
Andrea McLoughlin, KWT Global