Shanghai, Sept.6, 2017 – Aden, a leading Integrated Facility Management (IFM) solutions provider, announced today that Joachim Poylo, Founder and President, has received the prestigious Magnolia Award from the Shanghai Municipal Government. The award recognizes Joachim’s extraordinary leadership and outstanding contribution to the modernization of the service industry in Shanghai, and his determination in making Aden a significant contributor in local talent employment and development, as well as a key player in offering innovative solutions that brings efficiency, quality of life and sustainable development to local communities.
Named after the city flower of Shanghai, the Magnolia Award was set up by the Foreign Affairs Office of the Shanghai Municipal Government in 1989. It is presented annually by the Shanghai Municipal Government as its highest award of appreciation to foreign individuals for their outstanding contribution to the economic and social development of Shanghai.
“Winning the Magnolia Award is not only a great honor to me personally but also an incredible recognition to all of our employees who are contributing every day to the betterment of the communities we are operating in”, said Joachim upon receiving the award. “Over the past twenty years, it has been an extraordinary experience for me and Aden to accompany and witness the unprecedented development of Shanghai. While the city is now going through a new round of transformation and upgrades, we are committed to delivering our unique value innovation through Integrated Facility Management solutions for smart cities that empower people to live greener, healthier and safer lives in Shanghai. “
With its roots in Asia, ADEN is an International Integrated Facility Management (IFM) specialist and is always at the forefront of the latest technology.
ADEN is a major innovator in the SMART Integrated Facility Management services industry. Founded in 1997 by French Entrepreneur Joachim Poylo, with its headquarters in Shanghai, ADEN FM has 20 years of expertise in the Integrated Facility Management Industry, with a growing team of 26,000 employees in 25 counties around the world. The company operates in more than 70 cities in China with a global presence in China, South-East Asia, Central Asia and Africa. Clients of all sizes from a wide range of industries, including many listed on the CAC40, FTSE100, Forbes Global 2000, and Fortune 500, count on ADEN for strategic outsourcing.