D&L Industries recognized for its good governance, wins ACGS Golden Arrow Award for the 4th consecutive year

October 13, 2023 – D&L Industries was recognized alongside other top Philippine publicly listed companies by the Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD) for its outstanding corporate governance practices based on the ASEAN Corporate Governance Scorecard (ACGS). It’s the 4th consecutive year that D&L Industries received such recognition from the ICD.

The ACGS measures the performance of the companies in the areas of facilitating the rights and the equitable treatment of shareholders, how they relate to their different stakeholders, ensuring transparency and accountability thru timely disclosure of material information, and how the board guides the company strategically, monitors the management, and ensures the board’s accountability to the company and the shareholders.

ICD is a non-stock, not-for-profit national association of corporate directors and other stakeholders engaged in corporate governance. Its mission is to champion good corporate governance and stewardship for the benefit of the society. It aims to be the key catalyst in the Philippine corporate governance ecosystem for inclusive and sustainable development. 

“We are honored to receive such prestigious recognition from the ICD,” remarked D&L President & CEO Alvin Lao. “As a company, it’s our top priority to uphold the highest standards of good corporate governance. We see it as the solid foundation for a sustainable and lasting organization”, Lao concluded.


D&L Industries is a Filipino company engaged in product customization and specialization for the food, chemicals, plastics and consumer products ODM industries. The company’s principal business activities include manufacturing of customized food ingredients, specialty raw materials for plastics, and oleochemicals for personal and home care use. Established in 1963, D&L has the largest market share in each of the industries it serves, as well as long-standing customer relationships with the Philippines’ leading consumer and manufacturing companies. It was listed on the Philippine Stock Exchange in December 2012. For more information, please visit 

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Crissa Marie U. Bondad
Investor Relations Manager – D&L Industries Inc.
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