Fifth Third Bank Awards and Recognition

Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG)

Fifth Third is committed to being a top quartile leader in ESG performance and reporting. The Bank is committed to excellence in environmental, social and governance matters.

Ethisphere’s World’s Most Ethical Companies (2022, 2021, 2019)

Fifth Third Bank was recognized by the Ethisphere® Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies® in 2022, 2021 and 2019, one of only five banks recognized.

Newsweek’s America’s Most Responsible Companies (2022, 2021, 2020)

Fifth Third was recognized by Newsweek on its ranking of America’s Most Responsible Companies.

CDP Climate Leadership Score of A- (2021, 2020, 2019)

Fifth Third ranks in the leadership band of corporations for its climate performance.

MarCom Platinum Award (2021, 2020)

Fifth Third’s 2020 and 2019 ESG Report earned the highest-possible Platinum recognition for “reports.”

Women on Boards’ Winning “W” Company (2020)

Fifth Third was recognized for achieving 20% female diversity on its Board of Directors.

Conservatives for Clean Energy and Chambers for Innovation & Clean Energy’s Clean Energy Champion (2019)

Fifth Third was recognized for its efforts to reduce its carbon footprint.

Green Energy Ohio’s Green Achievement Award (2019)

Fifth Third was recognized for its efforts to reduce climate change.

Solar Energy Industries Association’s Top 10 Corporate Solar Purchaser Award (2019)

Fifth Third was recognized for its power purchase agreement for 100% solar power.

Corporation of the Year (2021)

Fifth Third was recognized by the National Minority Supplier Development Council.

3BL Media Responsible CEO of the Year for Community Impact (2021)

Fifth Third Bank Chairman and CEO Greg D. Carmichael awarded for innovative leadership in delivering on ESG commitments.

Innovation

Fifth Third is constantly focused on driving innovation to deliver a new level of banking services.

Information Age Women in IT Awards USA (2020)

Chief Digital Officer and Head of Marketing Design and Innovation Melissa Stevens named Digital Leader of the Year.

Information Age Women in IT Awards USA (2019)

Chief Digital Officer and Head of Marketing Design and Innovation Melissa Stevens named Transformation Leader of the Year.

America’s Top Corporations for Women’s Business Enterprises (2019)

The Business Journals’ 2019 Influencers: Finance

Fifth Third Bank Chairman, and CEO Greg Carmichael was named to The Business Journals’ Influencers: Finance list of 100 financial executives that have an impact on business being done in communities across the nation.

Kiplinger Best Regional Bank (2019, 2018)

Fifth Third was recognized as best regional bank by Kiplinger.

Bank Director’s Ranking Banking – The Best Banks (2022)

Fifth Third was recognized as one of the top national banks.

Bank Director’s Ranking Banking – Most Innovative Banks (2022)

Fifth Third was recognized as one of the most innovative banks.

American Banker’s Most Powerful Women to Watch (2021)

Chief Digital Officer and Head of Marketing Design and Innovation Melissa Stevens received award this for her innovation.

American Banker: The Most Powerful Women in Banking (2020, 2019)

Chief Digital Officer and Head of Marketing Design and Innovation Melissa Stevens was named to American Banker’s Most Powerful Women in Banking—Women to Watch list, which recognizes high-achieving women in the financial services industry.

Global Private Banking Innovation Awards (2021)

Fifth Third’s Private Bank was awarded for Excellence in Client On-Boarding, Best Trust Services by a Private Bank and Best Private Bank – Digitally Empowering Relationship Managers.

Global Finance (2022, 2021, 2020)

Fifth Third’s Private Bank was recognized with the Best Private Bank Award.

Resilience Awards (2020)

Fifth Third was named the Most Resilient Traditional Financial Institution by Tearsheet for customer support efforts through the COVID-19 pandemic.

Workplace

A diverse and inclusive workplace helps create a culture in which all can flourish and excel.

Human Rights Campaign Foundation Corporate Equality Index (2022, 2021, 2020, 2019)

The Human Rights Campaign's Corporate Equality Index is the national benchmarking tool on corporate policies and practices pertinent to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees. Fifth Third Bank earned a perfect score of 100 percent and the distinction of Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality.

Bloomberg Gender Equality Index (2022, 2020, 2019)

Fifth Third was recognized for the second consecutive year on the Bloomberg Gender Equality Index, which distinguishes companies committed to transparency in gender reporting and to advancing women’s equality.

Disability Equality Index (2021, 2020)

In its first year of completing the Disability Equality Index, Fifth Third earned a score of 90 out of 100. The index is a benchmarking tool that offers U.S. businesses the opportunity to report on their disability inclusion policies and practices.

Diversity Best Practices Inclusion Index (2020, 2019, 2018)

Fifth Third recognized for the third consecutive year on the Diversity Best Practices Index for creating an inclusive workplace. Fifth Third was among 80 organizations nationally to earn the honor.

Forbes’ Best Employers for Diversity (2021, 2019)

Fifth Third was recognized in this ranking of America’s best employers for diversity. Employers that made the final list received the most recommendations, boast the most diverse boards and executive ranks and the most proactive diversity and inclusion initiatives.

Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption 100 Best Adoption—Friendly Workplaces (2021, 2020, 2019)

Fifth Third was recognized on the annual list of adoption-friendly workplaces, a signature program from the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption.

Forbes’ America’s Best Large Employers (2022, 2021)

Fifth Third was recognized in this ranking of America’s best large employers (more than 5,000 employees).

Diversability Best of the Best (2021)

Fifth Third was named a top disability-friendly company.

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