National, 24 February 2023: Vedanta Ltd. today announced that it has been conferred with Kincentric Best Employer Award – India 2022, one of the most prestigious recognitions globally. The award comes as part of Kincentric’s robust assessment that measures and identifies organizations who have transformed their people practices driving better business outcomes.
Vedanta’s people-first approach is geared towards fostering a culture that is engaging and empowering. The core values of the organization nurture innovation, creativity and diversity. The company’s top class people practices make for an enriching experience for its employees. Vedanta’s HR philosophy encompasses an inclusive approach to become an industry leading employer across all businesses.
Receiving the award on behalf of the company at an award ceremony held in Mumbai, Mr. Sunil Duggal, Group CEO, Vedanta Ltd. said, “We are humbled on being conferred the prestigious Kicentric Best Employer award. This recognition by Kicentric is a testament of our people first approach. At Vedanta, people are our greatest asset, and we are very proud of our globally benchmarked people practices.”
Speaking on this recognition, Ms. Madhu Srivastava, CHRO, Vedanta said, “It is a matter of pride to have been recognized as a Kincentric Best Employer, that demonstrates our commitment to people and our continued focus on creating an engaging and agile environment built on trust and shared values.’’
Mr. Praveen Purohit, Dy CHRO, Vedanta Ltd, added, “The recognition is a testimony of our progressive HR programs, continuously setting benchmarks in best global people practices, creating a strong pipeline of leaders and sustaining Vedanta as an employer of choice through some of the industry leading key initiatives.”
Kincentric, a global HR Advisory firm performs a study of Best Employers across geographies. The study involves a four step rigorous selection process comprising of individual employee-experience questionnaires, CXO-experience questionnaires, and extensive auditing of HR Processes by industry experts.
With over 50 years of employee research and decades of experience and specialist expertise in culture and engagement, leadership assessment and development, HR and talent advisory, and diversity, equity and inclusion, Kincentric partners with organizations to improve their health from the inside, transform at scale and achieve Best Employer levels of performance.
Earlier in 2022, Vedanta was also certified as Great Place to Work, for the second consecutive year, an endorsement of its industry-leading people practices making it an employer of choice.