From its very beginning, the Group has demonstrated a solid commitment to social contribution. By undertaking a wide range of value-added projects, the Group not only plays a pivotal role in economic development and infrastructure modernization efforts but also enhances the quality of life in the countries where it operates. In fact, the Group's social contribution goes even further. As an active 'corporate citizen', it consistently supports an extensive set of social responsibility practices and initiatives aimed at improving the quality of life of both its own community of employees and society as a whole.
Intracom Holdings, Intracom Telecom, Intracom Defense Electronics, Intracom IT Services, Intrakat's steel-structure manufacturing plant, and hellas online have been certified under international Quality Management (ISO 9001: 2000), Environmental Management (ISO 14001:2004), Occupational Health and Safety (OHSAS 18001:1999) standards. Intrakat, an ISO-9001:2000 certified company, has adopted an integrated and structured Safety Management System incorporated in the company's overall management. Intracom Telecom, Intracom IT Services, and Intracom Defense Electronics have been certified under international Social Accountability
(SA 8000:2001) standards. Intrasoft International has been certified under ISO 9001:2000 and ISO 20000-1:2005 standards.
For the past 30 years, the Group has been an integral part of Greek society. Its growth is linked to its active involvement in a wide range of social activities that encourage scientific research, support health and social welfare institutions, and endorse educational, athletic, and cultural initiatives. Intracom Holdings is an active member of the Network for Corporate Social Responsibility, where it contributes to the dissemination of the concept of corporate responsibility in the Greek business sector by exchanging best practices with other companies. The Group also participates in the 'Junior Achievement' program, which aims to introduce the entrepreneurship concept to high-school students, teach them how companies operate within a financial and social context, and help them develop their potential, meet challenges, and create opportunities for themselves.
Creating value for society
The nature of the large and complex projects delivered worldwide by the Group in the fields of telecommunications network infrastructure and public-oriented IT systems decisively contributes to economic and social growth, improved living conditions, and national prosperity.
Considering it as a strong competitive advantage, the Group places great emphasis on attracting and maintaining a highly educated and motivated workforce in Greece and abroad. To ensure their advanced level of expertise and to enhance their employability, the Group administers a systematic training and development program in line with its philosophy of 'lifelong learning.'
2012 CoP Report for the United Nations Global Compact (download pdf, 2.092 KB)