Dow India awarded Great Place to Work® certification
May 15, 2020, Mumbai: Dow Chemical International Pvt Ltd. (Dow India) has been certified as Great Place to Work 2021 (GPTW) for building a High-Trust and High-Performance Culture™ - metrics trademarked by the coveted audit and listing body. The company has excelled on the 5 dimensions – Credibility, Respect, Fairness, Pride and Camaraderie.
On this recognition as a value-driven company, Sudhir Shenoy, CEO, Dow India said, "I am ecstatic that Dow India has been certified as Great Place to Work®. This opportune recognition demonstrates our strong commitment to people - values, employee satisfaction, diversity and inclusion initiatives, and policies ahead of the curve.
With inclusion and diversity as key pillar of growth, Dow India has invested in gender-parity projects like SITA and Catalyst to provide mentorship to female students and support to women in their second career stints, respectively. The company is first amongst its peers to create induction programs, infrastructure support and sensitization for People with Disabilities and those representing the LGBTQ community. In fact, after decriminalization of Section 377, the company was amongst the first to announce extension of benefits to all spouses and partners in July 2019.
Great Place to Work®, is the global authority in creating, assessing, and identifying the Best Workplaces. Their methodology is recognized as rigorous and objective and is considered as the gold standard for defining great workplaces across business, academia, and government organizations. This coveted recognition assesses over 10,000 organizations across 60 countries and over 1000 companies in India itself.