PBSG RECEIVED THE AWARD „NARAVNO RAVNOPRAVNO“
Podgoricka banka Societe Generale Group awarded with “Naravno ravnopravno”
award for best practice in achieving gender equality at work
Podgorička banka Societe Generale Group received the award „Naravno, ravnopravno“ which was
granted to PBSG for the best results in achieving gender equality at work.
This award is established in order to affirm gender sensitive policy at working place in Montenegrin
companies and it is granted by Women’s alliance for development, Department for gender equality of the
Ministry of human and minority rights of Montenegro and the UN Women agency.
As it was stated at the press conference organized by the “Women’s alliance for development”, the
position of women in labor market in Montenegro is still at the unsatisfactory level but Podgorička banka
Societe Generale Group, as a company which fully respects and applies the good practice of gender
equality at working place is the example all companies in Montenegro should follow.
Ms. Marina Banović, Head of PBSG Human resources department who received the award on behalf of
our Bank, informed that 70% of the employees in the Bank are women; approximately the same gender
balance is maintained in the middle management, while two leading positions in the Bank are covered by
“ Podgorička banka Societe Generale Group respects not only the principle of gender equality but also
the principles of diversification regarding the age, education and professional experience. The initiative,
ideas, creativity and energy of our employees are of large importance for us, and they are especially
encouraged in the Bank regardless of the gender” – Ms Marina Banovic said.
Head of PBSG Human Resources Department Marina Banović with the prize