Ethics, also known as moral philosophy, is a branch of philosophy that involves systematizing, defending, and recommending concepts of right and wrong conduct. The India's Most Ethical Companies (4th Edition) is a humble initiative, mainly aims to recognizing Companies and people whose behaviour in a socially responsible manner is much more likely to enjoy ultimate success than those whose actions are motivated solely by profits. Knowing the difference between right and wrong and choosing what is right is the foundation for ethical decision making. In many cases, doing the right thing often leads to the greatest financial, social, and personal rewards in the long run.
The India Most Ethical Companies Awards recognizes organizations that understand the importance that permeates throughout an entire community of employees, customers, investors and the public at large when words about ethics, compliance and good governance are translated into action also those organizations that have had a material impact on the way business is conducted by fostering a culture of ethics and transparency at every level of an organization.