EPM Strengths


 
Fortalezas EPMEPM good Corporate Governance practices have been strengthened with the issue of the Corporate Governance Code and the Municipality of Medellín – EPM Agreement on Governance in 2007.

Good Corporate Governance

EPM is autonomous for budget and administrative purposes. Clear rules were established with its owning entity, the Municipality of Medellín, and were made express in an Agreement on Governance.

Transparency

EPM has procedures and controls, ensuring equal opportunities for the contracting and acquisition of goods and services, and processes for the selection of people talent


EPM is autonomous for budget and administrative purposes. It has clear rules with its owning entity, the Municipality of Medellín, expressed in an Agreement on Governance.

EPM has procedures and controls, ensuring equal opportunities for the contracting and acquisition of goods, services, and selection of people talent.

The majority of the labor force is made up of professionals and specialized technicians. EPM’s system of selection and promotion is based on merit, with application processes open to the public

EPM inspires confidence in multilateral and private banking entities. For ten years, its public debt securities have received the highest international rating.

The organization has more than 56 years’ experience in the design, construction and operation of electricity, water and telecommunications distribution and generation systems.

Due to its capabilities and infrastructure, EPM is a significant player in the management of mass markets and corporate clients across all public utilities.

Throughout its history, its policy and strategy as an organization, EPM’s commitment to the community has been expressed through multiple programs and activities, inspired in a mutually beneficial business-society relationship.

EPM encourages new proposals from its people talent in order to improve internal processes. In addition, it works with universities and research centers in order to develop projects related to public utilities.

The rational use of natural resources, compliance with environmental legislation, and working with stakeholders form part of this Group-wide Policy.