Recognition of our commitments and our approach to responsible sourcing

Recognition of our commitments and our approach to responsible sourcing

2007-2016Responsible sourcing period

2007 1st bank to sign the SME Pact

2010 The Charter of Responsible Supplier Relations

The Charter of Responsible Supplier Relations which includes 10 requirements contributing to building a balanced and sustainable relationship between the major signatories and their suppliers. Following the signing, an internal mediator was appointed (i.e. the General Secretary of the Group, contact information below) and a clause promoting the use of mediation was included in our contracts.

2012 "Responsible Supplier Relations" label awarded to Societe Generale SA (France)

"Responsible Supplier Relations" label awarded to Societe Generale SA (France) from "Médiation Inter-entreprises", "Médiation des Marchés Publics" and CDAF (Compagnie des Dirigeants et Acheteurs de France). This label certifies, further to an on-site audit of our practices carried out by a rating agency, that our organisation and managing actions give reasonable guarantee of compliance with the objectives and commitments defined in the requirements of the Label.

2013 The Group is a founding member of the Charter of Best Practices for procurement of private security services

The Group is a founding member of the Charter of Best Practices for procurement of private security services (guarding, cash transportation, remote surveillance), created under the auspices of the Interior Ministry.

2014 Signataire de la Charte « La Belle Compétition » pour les appels d’offres Agence de communication - Annonceur

2015 Considering the results of the annual follow-up evaluation, the Awarding Committee decided to renew the "Responsible Supplier Relations" label

Considering the results of the annual follow-up evaluation, the Awarding Committee decided to renew the "Responsible Supplier Relations" label for Societe Generale for 3 years. To date, only 37 of the 1600 signatories of the Charter are certified with this label.

2016 Societe Generale was awarded the Prompt Payment Prize

Societe Generale was awarded the Prompt Payment Prize for corporations during the 3rd edition of the “Prompt Payment Conference and Awards” by Emmanuel Macron, then Minister for the Economy, Industry and Digital Sector in June 2016.