NORTHVILLE, Mich.—Cooper Standard Automotive Inc. was named as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute, marking the second consecutive year the auto supplier has earned the honor. Cooper Standard also is one of just four auto industry companies to make the list this year.
Globally in 2021, Ethisphere honored 135 companies from 22 countries and 47 industries. Those included on the list of Most Ethical Companies exemplified leadership in a number of areas including cultural, environmental and social practices as well as initiatives that promoted diversity, governance and a strong value chain.
"The true strength of a company, and the values that govern it, become even more evident during challenging times," Cooper Standard chairman and CEO Jeffrey Edwards said in a statement. "Our positive work environment and culture provides Cooper Standard the needed foundation to maintain our steadfast commitment to being a trustworthy business. Being again recognized by the Ethisphere Institute as one of the 2021 World's Most Ethical Companies is a testament to our values, culture and employees who are dedicated to conducting responsible business throughout the company."
The full list of the 2021 World's Most Ethical Companies can be found at online at worldsmostethicalcompanies.com/honorees.