AF-KL Group Tops 2019 Dow Jones Sustainability Index
Bruce Parkinson, Open Jaw
2019 marks the fifteenth consecutive year that Air France-KLM is one of the frontrunners of the Dow Jones Europe and World Sustainability Index (DJSI), and this year the transport group has secured the top spot.
"Today, the DJSI is rewarding the hard work and concrete actions taken in recent years by all Air France, KLM and Transavia staff in all areas of activity by recognizing Air France-KLM as the industry leader," said Benjamin Smith, CEO of Air France-KLM.
"The Air France-KLM Group's takes its social and environmental responsibility very seriously, and relentlessly pursues iterative improvement in this area so vital to our planet, our employees, our customers, and our future generations,” Smith added.
“We must remain engaged and unite our industry partners, as we have a shared responsibility to continuously improve the sustainability of the air transport industry."
An observer and analyst of the Canadian and international travel industries for over 25 years, Bruce uses the pre-dawn hours to prepare a daily news and information package to keep industry members up to date.