Shan Foods becomes a member of Male Champions of Change Pakistan

Islamabad, March 25, 2022 (PPI-OT):Leading food company, Shan Foods, in an effort to empower women, has become a member of the Male Champions of Change (MCC) Pakistan, an organization part of the global Champions of Change Coalition, working to promote gender equality, advancing more and diverse women in leadership, and building respectful and inclusive workplaces.

Shan Foods, being a leading name in the corporate sector, has become a part of this initiative to enable and empower women as a valuable part of the workforce and inspire others to take action as well. Some of the initiatives taken under this program include creating learning and employment opportunities for deserving women, ensuring equality and safety at the workplace, providing monetary assistance, encouraging employees with children, and helping them to learn and grow in every way possible.

Sikandar Tiwana, CEO, Shan Foods, on becoming a member of the MCC, said, “At Shan Foods we prioritize values of inclusivity, diversity, equality and respect for everyone. Having numerous female employees at leading positions, we are aware of the importance of women as a part of the workforce. Among our other initiatives, this partnership is another step towards our commitment to increase the representation of women and develop the conditions and cultures that enable them to thrive.”

Fiza Farhan, Convener at Male Champions of Change (MCC) Pakistan, said, “Knowing the importance of women in the workforce, we encourage men of power and influence to step up beside women leaders and lead and be accountable for change on gender equality issues in their organizations and communities – be they local, national or global. As our members grow, we hope to inspire more organizations to step up and lead the change. Empowering women is no longer a social agenda, it is a pure business / economic decision.”

Founded in Australia, in 2010, the Champions of Change Coalition currently hosts some 290 plus members and was extended internationally to Pakistan in 2018. The Group includes leading CEOs from various sectors including hospitality, telecommunications, consumer goods, information technology, textile, financial advisory, micro-finance, logistics, media and fashion.

For more information, contact:
Shan Foods (Pvt.) Limited
Plot-29, Sector 23, Korangi Industrial Area,
Karachi, Pakistan
Tel: +92-21-35053076-79
Email: info@shanfoods.com, consumerservices@shanfoods.com
Website: https://www.shanfoods.com/pk/