Annexure C

Recognitions, Awards and Accreditations

a. ONGC - The only Indian energy major in Fortune's Most Admired List 2012 under 'Mining, Crude Oil Production' category 7th March, 2012

ONGC, along with Tata Steel have made it to the list of The World's Most Admired Companies List 2012, compiled by management consultancy giant Hay Group and global business magazine Fortune. ONGC is the only Indian energy major occupying the top slot under the 'crude - oil production' sector with an overall score of 5.86. On the 'nine key attributes of reputation' also ONGC has made its mark by being the only Indian energy giant, scoring 8 on Global competitiveness, 8 on People Management, 7 on Innovation, 6 on Use of Corporate Assets, 4 on Social responsibility, 6 on Quality of management, 6 on Financial soundness,6 on Long-term investment and 4 on Quality of products/services.

b. ONGC ranked at 171st position in Forbes Global 2000 list of the world's biggest companies for 2012

ONGC has been ranked at 171 (up one notch than last year's rank of 172nd position) in the Forbes Global 2000 list 2012 of the world's biggest public companies released on April 18, 2012. The ranking is based on Sales (US$ 26.3 billion), Profits (US$ 5 billion), Assets (US$ 51 billion) and Market Capitalization (US$ 46.6 billion). ONGC has been ranked at 105th position in terms of profit and 157th in terms of Market Capitalisation. ONGC is listed third amongst the 61 Indian companies finding place in the list, after Reliance Industries and State Bank of India. Exxon Mobil (USA), J P Morgan Chase (USA) and General Electric (USA) have been ranked as the world's top three companies in the world.

c. ONGC ranked as the most transparent company in India

ONGC has been ranked as the most transparent company in India by the Transparency International (civil society organization involved in fighting corruption). It has been ranked at 39th position among the world's 105 largest listed companies in 'transparency in corporate reporting'.

d. ONGC gets three Petrofed Oil & Gas Industry Award 2011

ONGC was bestowed with three 3 prestigious Petrofed awards in the categories of "Environmental Sustainability : Company of the year", "Human Resource Management: Company of the year" and "Innovator of the year: Team (Won by IOGPT).

e. ONGC bestowed with “Most Attractive Employer” Award

ONGC bagged the Randstad Award 2011 for being the "Most Attractive Employer". The Randstad Award is instituted by Randstad globally, to encourage best practices and building the "Employer Brand". The award is being brought to India for the first time by Ma Foi Randstad.

f. Golden Peacock award to ONGC

ONGC was selected as the winner of the "Golden Peacock Global Award for Sustainability" for the year 2011 in the Global Category. The other winners in this category are Unilever Europe, Coca-Cola USA and Doha Bank Qatar.

g. ONGC bags Gold Trophy of SCOPE Meritorious Award

ONGC bagged the Gold Trophy of SCOPE Meritorious Award for "Environmental Excellence & Sustainable Development" for the year 2010-11. The prestigious accolade was presented by H.E Smt. Pratibha Devisingh Patil, the President of India to Shri Sudhir Vasudeva, CMD, ONGC on 13th April, 2012.

h. ONGC is "Outstanding PSU of the Year" at AIMA Award

ONGC was conferred with "Outstanding PSU of the Year" award instituted by AIMA which was conferred on ONGC at the 3rd AIMA Managing India Awards at New Delhi on 18th April, 2012. Shri Sudhir Vasudeva, CMD received the award from Shri Kamal Nath, Hon'ble Union Minister for Urban Development & Poverty Alleviation, GoI.

i. ONGC bags the Best overall Performance PCRA Award for 3rd consecutive year

For 3rd consecutive year, ONGC bagged the Best overall Performance PCRA Award among the Upstream Sector oil companies for the Oil & Gas Conservation programs in the inaugural function of Oil and Gas Conservation Fortnight 2012 held on 18th January, 2012 at New Delhi.

j. ONGC bags “ICSI National Award for Excellence in Corporate Governance for 2011”- Certificate of Recognition

ONGC has been bestowed with 'Certificate of Recognition' for adopting good corporate governance practices instituted by the Institute of Company Secretaries of India. It is the second year in a row that ONGC has received this prestigious award from the Institute of Company Secretaries of India.
k. ONGC bags NIPM National award

In the prestigious competition of NIPM National award for Best HR Practices – 2011, ONGC won Certificate of Merit for achieving success as a “Finalist”.

l. ONGC adjudged amongst 20 Top Companies for Leaders 2011-Aon Hewitt Award

Aon Hewitt, in association with the Fortune Magazine, and The RBL Group, conducted the Global Top Companies for Leaders survey, in which ONGC was invited to participate along with around 500 global companies. On the basis of the assessment, ONGC has been adjudged amongst 20 Top Companies for Leaders 2011. The Top Companies for Leaders study is the largest research initiative ever conducted on how companies grow great leaders.

m. “Best Enterprise Award” for ONGC

ONGC bagged the maiden award for the 'Best Enterprise' in the Maharatna and Navratna category at the 22nd National Meet of Women in Public Sector (WIPS) held at IIM, Ahmedabad on 11th February, 2012.
The award, instituted by SCOPE (Standing Conference of Public Enterprises) way back in 1990 gives National recognition to the Best PSUs/PS Banks, who have done commendable work for development of women in their respective organizations.

n. ICC Sustainability Vision 2011 Award to ONGC

ONGC bagged the maiden Indian Chamber of Commerce 'Sustainability Vision 2011' Awards in the category- "Sustainability Reporting and Transparency".

o. ONGC bags Safety Innovation Award 2011 for innovative safety measures

ONGC has been declared winner of the Safety Innovation Award-2011 in the Oil & Gas Sector.

p. ICWAI excellence award to Ankleshwar Asset

The Institute of Cost & Works Accountants of India (ICWAI) conferred Award for Excellence in Cost Management to ONGC's Ankleshwar Asset in the category 'Public Sector-Manufacturing-Large'.

q. IDT gets Golden Peacock Award for Occupational Health & Safety

Institute of Drilling Technology (IDT), Dehradun won the Golden Peacock Award for Occupational Health & Safety-2011.

r. ONGC wins "Best Company of the Year" Award in Assam

ONGC was bestowed with "Best Company of the Year" award of the "North East Consumer Award-2011" instituted by leading hindi daily 'Dainik Purvoday'.

s. C2-C3 plant Dahej bags Safety Award from NSCI December 29, 2011

C2-C3 Plant, Dahej won Safety Award in Construction Sector from National Safety Council of India (NSCI).

t. IOGPT wins 'Golden Peacock Innovative Product/Service Award'- 2011

Institute of Oil and Production Technology (IOGPT) won the 'Golden Peacock Innovative Product/Service award' for year 2011 for its Eco Gel system. The Golden Peacock Award is an annual award administered by the Golden Peacock Awards Secretariat as part of the activities of 'The Institute of Directors, New Delhi'. Eco Gel, developed by the Production & Engineering Department of IOGPT is a system comprised of associative polymers which can be effectively used for water control and well stimulation simultaneously for improved production enhancement.

u. OVL wins SCOPE Excellence Award

ONGC Videsh Limited (OVL) has been conferred with the prestigious "SCOPE Award for Excellence and Outstanding Contribution to the Public Sector Management Institutional III (Other Profit Making PSE Category – Non-Ratna)" 2009-10.

v. OPaL receives NSCI Safety Award

ONGC Petro-additions Limited (OPaL) was bestowed with National Safety Council of India (NSCI) Safety Award.

Individual Awards/Accolades

Shri Sudhir Vasudeva, CMD

·• Conferred with the award of 'Outstanding Achievement in Exploration & Production' for his outstanding service, exemplary leadership and management skills on OceanTex     World Expo 2012.

· ·•Conferred the first FGI Ratna Award by the Federation of Gujarat Industries (FGI) for his contributions in India, in the field of alternate and renewable sources of energy.

··• Conferred the Honorary CEPM-PMA Fellowship in the 19th Global Symposium on Project Management, Festival of Thinkers and Doers, which was held during 5th-7th    December, 2011 at New Delhi.

··• Nominated by the Government of India as a member of the Indo-Africa Business Council (IABC) for the Oil and Gas sector. The India-Africa Business Council (IABC) has    been constituted with the aim to strengthen economic ties between the business communities of India and Africa.

··• Appointed on the Board of the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC) by the UN Secretary General, Ban Ki-moon for a period of three years. He is the first business leader    from Indian PSUs to join the UNGC Board. The UNGC Network presently boasts membership of more than 7,000 business participants and other stakeholders in over 130     countries and has become the world's largest corporate sustainability initiative. UNGC operates through 90 local networks in countries and geographic regions.
·• The President of India selected him as the Chairperson of the Board of Governors of NIT, Raipur, his alma mater.

··• Elected as the President of All India Public Sector Sports Promotion Board.
Shri D.K. Sarraf, MD OVL

··• Felicitated by the accolade of 'IPE HR Leadership Award 2012' in the category 'CEO with HR orientation'. The award was based on survey and conferred by the Institute of   Public Enterprise (IPE).

· ·•Conferred upon the prestigious award of 'Best Performing CFO in the Oil & Gas/Chemicals sector' as (former) Director Finance of ONGC. The awards was organized by the   CNBC TV and held at Mumbai.

··• Shri D.K. Sarraf, (then) Director (Finance) was bestowed with the Best CFO award in PSU category; instituted by Business Today.

Shri K.S. Jamestin, Director (HR), ONGC

··• ‘HR Leadership Award' by the Employer Branding Awards, Singapore in July 2011 for innovative leadership & change  management approach.

· ·•‘Leadership & Inspiration Award' by the Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industry & Eastern Institute for Integrated Learning in Management (EIILM) at Kolkata in February   2012.

··• ‘HR Leadership Award' by the Institute of Public Enterprise in February, 2012 at Mumbai.

··• ‘FGI HR Award' by the Federation of Gujarat Industries in February, 2012 for outstanding contribution to HRD Practices.


··• Shri Soumitra Bhattacharya, Manager (Fire Services), Corporate Fire Services Cell, Delhi and Shri Valji Bhai Godad Bhai Vaghela, Fire Inspector GD-I, Mehsana Asset have been honoured by the Government of India with the Fire Service medal for Meritorious Service on the occasion of Republic Day 2012.

· ·•Three ONGC Fire Services personnel, Shri Nagesh B Shingne, Chief Manager (Fire Services), Uran Plant, Shri H S Sharma, Fire officer, Mehsana Asset and Shri H K Dutta, Asstt. Chief Inspector (Fire), Assam Asset have been awarded the Fire Service Medal for Meritorious Service by the President on the occasion of Independence Day, 2011 for their outstanding performance of duties in furthering the cause of fire safety, fire protection and fire fighting in ONGC.

··• Shri Rahul Ramkrishna Joshi, Sr. Fire Officer has earned the distinction of being the first ONGC Fire Service Executive to earn the much coveted Fire Service Medal for Gallantry on the occasion of Republic Day-2012 announced by the Govt. of India.

Sports achievements

a. ONGCian Alok Kumar wins Asian Billiard title

ONGCian Alok Kumar won the coveted Asian Billiards title at the tournament held at Kish Island, Iran on 20th April 2011. Kumar is the first player to achieve the rare feat of winning both the Billiards and Snooker Asian titles.

b. Three ONGCians form the ICC World Cup winning squad

Three ONGCians namely Gautam Gambhir, Munaf Patel and Virat Kohli were part of the Indian squad that won the ICC Cricket World cup on 2nd April, 2011.

c. ONGC Basketball team lifts All India Men's invitational tournament

The ONGC basketball team has won the prestigious All India Men's Invitational tournament. The tournament was held at Guwahati during 26th-29th September, 2011. This is the third consecutive win by the ONGC Basketball Team in last three months.

d. Team ONGC strikes Gold in All India Public Sector TT 2011

Team ONGC came out with excellent performance in recently held All India Public Sector Table Tennis Tournament which was held at Jaipur during 16th-19th October, 2011.
··• ONGCian Mr. Amalraj and Ms. Madhurika Patkar won the men's and women's single events respectively.
• ONGC Men's team won Gold Medal by defeating IOC.

··• ONGC Women's team also defeated IOC to win Gold Medal.

· ·•Both ONGC Men's and Women's teams won Silver in the Doubles event.

e. ONGC wins All India Public Sector Football Tournament

ONGC's football team won the All India Public Sector Football tournament on 14th December, 2011 by beating Airport Authority of India 2-1 in the finals played at Ranchi.

f. ONGC Football Team claims "hat-trick" of victories in the All India Gold Cup

Close on the heels of winning the All India Public Sector Football Tournament trophy at Ranchi on 14th December, 2011, ONGC Football team wrapped up the year 2011 by winning the All India Gold Cup at Dousa, Jaipur on 31st December, 2011 defeating AG Kerala in the finals. The ONGC Football team, since its participation in this biennial tournament since 2007, won the tournament in 2007, 2009 and this December of 2011, making it three-in-a-row and hat trick.

g. Team ONGC Clinches XXXI PSPB TT Trophy 2011-12

Team ONGC gave an excellent performance in the XXXIst Petroleum Sports Promotion Board Table Tennis Tournament which was held at Delhi from 2nd-7th February, 2012, hosted by GAIL. A total of 7 Petroleum Sector teams participated in all the events of the Tournament. ONGC Men's Team comprising of A. Amalraj, G. Sathiyan, Jubin Kumar, Ranabir Das and Sourav Saha emerged the winners by defeating BPCL by a margin of 3-0 in the finals.

h. ONGC wins PSPB Bridge Championship

ONGC won overall championship in the prestigious 32nd Petroleum Sports Promotion Board (PSPB) Inter Unit Bridge Tournament held at Guwahati from February 19th-23rd February, 2012. Team ONGC swept the tournament by winning all the three events held in the championship.

i. ONGC cricket team wins All India PSU tournament

ONGC Cricket team won the finals of All India Public sector cricket tournament held at Mumbai on 15th April, 2012 by defeating BSNL.

j. ONGC football team emerges league champion

ONGC Football Team emerged 'Champions' in the prestigious Mumbai Elite Football League on 30th April, 2012. ONGC's national level football team which qualified for the top national just a fortnight ago claimed victories in its last 3 league matches and finished at the top of the 'League Table'.

k. Other notable achievements of ONGCians in the field of games & sports

··• Amal Raj won the National Championship in Table Tennis held at Lucknow on 29th January, 2012.

··• Saurabh Verma won the National Championship in Badminton held in Bengaluru on 25th January, 2012

··• Rashmi Kumari became the National Champion in Carom which was held on 3rd February, 2012 at Raipur.

··• Pankaj Advani won the National Championship in Billiards held on 28th January, 2012 at Pune.

·•· Angad Cheema became the National Champion in Golf which was held at Chandigarh on 22nd January, 2012.

· ·•ONGC also won PSPB Tournaments in Volleyball (held at Duliajan on 18th January, 2012), Table Tennis (held at Delhi on 7th February, 2012) and Badminton (held at Jaipur on 31st January, 2012).