Highlights And Achievements

VFS has in the past been honoured with numerous awards & accolades:
  • VFS is being adjudged with the KOLKATA BEST EMPLOYER BRAND AWARDS 2017 which was scheduled on 08th NOVEMBER 2017 in Kolkata. The KOLKATA BEST EMPLOYER BRAND AWARDS is intensely researched by a competent Team of World HRD Congress and headed by Dr. Indira Parikh Ex-Dean of Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. The KOLKATA BEST EMPLOYER BRAND AWARDS featured the Top organizations from the West Bengal Region, who are exemplary in HR and use marketing communications effectively for Human Resources Development. Some of the key criteria are assessed as follows:-
    1. Translating and Combining vision with action with HR Strategy.
    2. Building line to mesh HR Strategy with Business.
    3. Cultivating competencies for the future to enable building the organization to be future-ready.
  • Manager of the Year by Europe Business Assembly and Socrates Committee.
  • Rajiv Gandhi Excellence Award by The Indian Solidarity Council.
  • Vijay Ratan Award by International Institute of Education & Management.
  • Outstanding Achievement Award for Social/Public Services from Global Achievers Foundation.
  • Global Visionary Award from Vision World Academy.
  • Village Financial Services has bagged MSME Banking Excellence Awards – 2016, instituted by Chamber of Indian Micro, Small& Medium Enterprises, CIMSME under the category – Best NBFC-MFI for Promotional Schemes. VFS was also adjudged as the Runner-up in Eco-Technology Savvy NBFC-MFI category.
  • VFS is the first ISO 9001:2008 certified Microfinance Company in India.
  • VFS has won the The best Microfinance Company in Eastern India Award by Worldwide Achievers Foundation.
  • VFS has won Skoch “Order of Merit” Award, 2016.
  • Dr. Kuldip Maity has been felicitated with Europe’s one of the most prestigious Awards- Manager of the Year Award and Village Financial Services Pvt. Ltd. has won “Best Enterprise” Award by Europe Business Assembly and Socrates Committee.
  • Dr. Kuldip Maity has been honoured with the Global Achievers Foundation Outstanding Achievement Award for social/public services.
  • Dr. Kuldip Maity has been honoured by the Vision World Academy with the Global Visionary Award for his outstanding achievement in Microfinance industry.
  • Dr. Kuldip Maity was a Board Member in Sa-Dhan, a national level association of Community Development & Finance Institutions in India and is also the Board Member in AMFI West Bengal, which is a state level association of Microfinance Institutions.
  • Kuldip Maity was awarded the Doctor of Honours which is a singular honour being conferred on the basis of his achievements in humanitarian services and merits of excellence. The felicitation was arranged by Senate of University during proceedings of the World Congress of Integrated Medicines held at Colombo, Srilanka.
  • The Indian Solidarity Council has nominated Dr. Kuldip Maity’s name to receive ‘Rajiv Gandhi Excellence Award’ for his excellent achievements and contributions in his field of activities.
  • Dr. Kuldip Maity was honoured with the Vijay Ratan Gold Medal Award and a Certificate of Excellence from the International Institute of Education & Management for his outstanding contribution in the development sector.
  • Dr. Kuldip Maity was awarded Rashtra Pratibha Puraskar in 2011 by the Integrated Council for Socio-economic Progress in recognition of his outstanding achievements, excellence and experience in the chosen field of Microfinance.
  • Dr. Kuldip Maity (M.D & C.E.O) has been honoured by the Economic Development Forum with the Global Achiever’s Award for Business Leadership 2013.
  • VFS has been ranked 10th across India in Srijan Business Plan Competition.
  • VFS was the adjudged finalist in the Flame category of Microfinance Process Excellence Award conducted by ABN AMRO & MPEA.
  • VFS achieved the award of ‘Commendation Certificate for Strong Commitment to Excel’ on the journey towards Business Excellence conducted by CII-EXIM Bank.
  • Village Financial Services Limited is committed as a responsible microfinance institution to their customers, stake holders, partners and funders, etc. Village Financial participated in Transparent Pricing Initiative in India where it is awarded an updated official Seal of Transparency. This Seal is internationally recognized which signifies our commitment to Transparent Pricing.