NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Standard Chartered United States (the “Bank”) is proud to be Certified™ by Great Place To Work® for the fourth year in a row. This prestigious award is based entirely on what current employees say about their experience working at the Bank. This year, 85% of current employees affirmed that the Bank is a great place to work – 28 points higher than the average US company.
“We are extremely proud to earn the Great Place to Work certification for the fourth consecutive year. This recognition reflects our ongoing dedication to embedding a culture of excellence, inclusivity and care, where every colleague’s contribution is integral to our shared success,” said Steven Cranwell, CEO and Regional Head of Client Coverage at Standard Chartered Americas. “We firmly believe that an exceptional and inclusive workplace is the foundation for growth, and we will continue to invest in our culture and work together to drive commerce and prosperity for our colleagues, clients and communities.”
“Great Place To Work Certification is a highly coveted achievement that requires consistent and intentional dedication to the overall employee experience,” says Sarah Lewis-Kulin, the Vice President of Global Recognition at Great Place To Work. She emphasizes that Certification is the sole official recognition earned by the real-time feedback of employees regarding their company culture. “By successfully earning this recognition, it is evident that Standard Chartered stands out as one of the top companies to work for, providing a great workplace environment for its employees.”
Additional highlights from the Bank’s survey results include the following feedback from respondents:
- 92% indicate that when they join the company, they are made to feel welcome
- 94% report that they are able to take time off from work when they think it’s necessary
- 93% feel that people are treated fairly regardless of their race
Standard Chartered US is also named among Seramount’s top 10 for 2023 100 Best Companies, Best Companies for Multicultural Women and Top 75 Company for Executive Women, one of America’s 50 Most Community-Minded Companies by The Civic 50, and a Newsweek’s Top 100 Most Loved Workplace-Certified organization. Visit our Careers page if you are interested to learn more about a work environment where you can make an impact and advance your skills and abilities.
About Standard Chartered
We are a leading international banking group, with a presence in 52 of the world’s most dynamic markets, and serving clients in a further 64. Our purpose is to drive commerce and prosperity through our unique diversity, and our heritage and values are expressed in our brand promise, here for good. Our history in the US dates back to 1902, and we are currently present in eight locations throughout the Americas. Our Americas franchise focuses on financial institutions and select corporations and plays a key role in facilitating trade and investment flows between the Americas and Asia, Africa, the UK and Europe and the Middle East.
Standard Chartered PLC is listed on the London and Hong Kong Stock Exchanges.
About Great Place to Work Certification™
Great Place To Work® Certification™ is the most definitive “employer-of-choice” recognition that companies aspire to achieve. It is the only recognition based entirely on what employees report about their workplace experience – specifically, how consistently they experience a high-trust workplace. Great Place to Work Certification is recognized worldwide by employees and employers alike and is the global benchmark for identifying and recognizing outstanding employee experience. Every year, more than 10,000 companies across 60 countries apply to get Great Place To Work-Certified.
About Great Place To Work®
As the global authority on workplace culture, Great Place To Work® brings 30 years of groundbreaking research and data to help every place become a great place to work for all. Their proprietary platform and For All™ Model helps companies evaluate the experience of every employee, with exemplary workplaces becoming Great Place To Work Certified™ or receiving recognition on a coveted Best Workplaces™ List.
Standard Chartered Americas