Athens, April 28, 2015 - Mellon Technologies, parent company of Mellon Group of Companies, is one the few companies in Greece that has opted to be audited for the application of the ISO 26000 guidelines on social responsibility. Mellon was assessed by TÜV Austria Hellas who established that the company’s policies were drawn up in accordance to the standard, awarding the appropriate confirmation.

ISO 26000 is a voluntary international standard for social responsibility that addresses seven core subjects of social responsibility. These core subjects are organizational governance, human rights, labor practices, the environment, fair operating practices, consumer issues and community involvement and development.

Commenting on this achievement, Vala Marcou, Head of Corporate Communications at Mellon, said: “Social responsibility has always been key to our business decision-making and it is continuing to grow in importance for us, as we continue to grow our business. A truly successful organisation is one that is also sustainable and I am very confident that we will greatly benefit from our clearer vision on social responsibility and coordination with internationally recognised guidelines like ISO 26000.”

About Mellon Technologies
Mellon Technologies, parent company of Mellon Group of Companies is one of the largest Greek IT companies with a leading role in the field of electronic transactions. Today Mellon Technologies provides a wide range of technologically advanced solutions for organizations with strong consumer business, representing international leading companies such as Gemalto, Ingenico, Diebold, Fiserv, NemoQ, Experian, Robur, Altitude Software, THALES e-security, Matica Systems etc.