Iberdrola México is the first private energy company in Mexico to receive the Ibero-American Quality Award

  • This award recognizes excellence in management, innovation, and best practices of Ibero-American companies.
  • The energy company is the first Mexican private company in the industry to receive this award.

Madrid, February 4, 2020.- This Tuesday, Iberdrola México received the 2019 Ibero-American Quality Award, an international recognition awarded by the General Ibero-American Secretariat (SEGIB) and the Ibero-American Foundation for Quality Management (FUNDIBEQ) to organizations with practices of excellence in quality and competitiveness.

The company is the first Mexican private energy company in the industry to receive this award.

Iberdrola México CEO, Enrique Alba, received the award from the General Ibero-American Secretary, Rebeca Grynspan, in a ceremony held at the Spanish Confederation of Business Organizations (CEOE) in Madrid, with the presence of the Vice-President of Economic Affairs and Digital Transformation of the Spanish Government, Nadia Calviño.

“Receiving this award is an honor for Iberdrola México, which is proof of the rigor and excellence of our human team and processes. Additionally, it demonstrates our strong commitment to ethics, the social dividend, the environment, and efficiency, which undoubtedly are part of our corporate strategy”.

“Participating in this award is a clear example of our concern for the continuous quest for excellence and ongoing improvement, which has let us review the organization’s full operation with a critical vision, identifying areas of improvement and implementing good practices”, he added.

The Ibero-American Quality Award, delivered for the first time in 1999, is aimed at recognizing excellence in management of winning organizations to help the Ibero-American community to be considered of high quality, to foster the development of Ibero-American organizations, as well as to promote self-evaluation and best practices among institutions.

To participate in this award, organizations require to have previously won the National Award in their country or having received an international recognition. In 2018, Iberdrola México became the first private company in the electrical industry to be awarded the Mexican National Quality Award.

Iberdrola’s quality lies in the management of excellence of all its processes and resources, which is a lever for the creation of value for society, shareholders, customers, and employees. Furthermore, it is one of the key values reflected in its strategic plan and a source of inspiration for the development of all the company’s activities.