HCLTech, a global tech company, has furthered its credentials as one of the top employers as ascertained by The Top Employers Institute through its Top Employer 2023 program. HCLTech received regional Top Employer certifications in 25 countries under the Top Employer 2023 program, including its headquarter location of India, paving the way for the recognition.
Why was HCLTech recognized in this category?
HCLTech is recognized as a top employer for its outstanding Human Resource (HR) policies and practices in Australia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Costa Rica, Finland, France, Germany, Guatemala, India, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Singapore, South Africa, Sweden, United Kingdom and the United States. Of these 25 countries, HCLTech is ranked number one in 18 countries.
HCLTech also received top honors in the key 3 geographies of its operations – Top Employer Europe 2023 (ranked number one overall) and Top Employer Asia Pacific 2023 (ranked number one overall) and Top Employer North America 2023 (ranked number one overall).
“Exceptional times bring out the best in people and firms. We have witnessed this in our Top Employer Certification program this year: an exceptional performance from the certified Top Employer 2023. And among this community of outstanding companies, HCLTech has proven its commitment to its employees globally,” said David Plink, CEO, Top Employers Institute.
“This consistency in people practices across the globe characterizes an exclusive group of companies that have achieved a global certification through the Top Employers program. We are proud to announce and celebrate these companies and their achievement in 2023.”
What does the recognition mean for HCLTech?
Commenting on the recognition, Ramachandran Sundararajan, Chief People Officer, HCLTech, said, “We’re thrilled that our efforts to create an innovative and progressive culture have earned us a recognition as a Global Top Employer of 2023. Our fundamental belief that great ideas can come from anyone has helped us maintain a culture of diversity and inclusion.”
“This empowers our 220,000+ employees to consistently find their spark and supercharge progress for not only themselves and their own careers, but also for our clients across industries to help drive their technology transformation and modernization,” he said.
In addition to this latest achievement, HCLTech has also received similar recognition from Great Place to Work in the United States, inclusion in Bloomberg’s Gender-Equity Index for the second consecutive year — and the company is a founding member of the World Economic Forum’s Global Parity Alliance on DE&I, which aims to highlight best practices engrained in an organization’s foundation to benefit underrepresented groups.