BRUSSELS, BELGIUM--(Marketwire - Feb 5, 2013) - WABCO Holdings Inc. (WBC), (www.wabco-auto.com) a global technology leader and tier-one supplier to the commercial vehicle industry, today announced that WABCO has been recognized in two categories of Institutional Investor magazine''s 2013 All-America Executive Team. WABCO has entered the top 3 ranking in its sector for "Best CEO" and "Best Investor Relations," according to this latest survey by Institutional Investor, a leading international business-to-business publisher.
The 2013 All-America Executive Team reflects the opinions of more than 1,500 buy-side analysts and portfolio managers and over 1,250 sell-side analysts from 801 securities firms and financial institutions across the United States. All analysts and portfolio managers were asked to name the best performers in their sector.
Institutional Investor recently published that WABCO had received twin honors in the automotive and auto parts sector, naming the company within its 2013 All-America Executive Team. WABCO earned the 2nd place award for "Best Investor Relations" by buy-side analysts and the 3rd place award for "Best CEO" by sell-side analysts.
"WABCO is honored to earn this high recognition from the U.S. investment community," said Jacques Esculier, WABCO Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "We endeavor to bring value and transparency to investors and, having operated for only five years as a public company, we are proud that WABCO is already ranked by investors and analysts to be among such prestigious corporations in our sector."
WABCO (WBC) is a leading global supplier of technologies and control systems for the safety and efficiency of commercial vehicles. Founded over 140 years ago, WABCO continues to pioneer breakthrough electronic, mechanical and mechatronic technologies for braking, stability and transmission automation systems supplied to the world''s leading commercial truck, bus and trailer manufacturers. With sales of $2.8 billion in 2011, WABCO is headquartered in Brussels, Belgium. For more information, visit www.wabco-auto.com.