First Balfour has made the final shortlist for Overseas Employer of the Year in The Investors in People Awards 2021. In a record-breaking year for entries, with nearly three hundred organizations involved, First Balfour made it to the top 10 in the said category along with companies from various parts of the globe.
The Investors in People Awards celebrate the very best organizations and individuals from around the world across various organizational, people, wellbeing, and leadership categories. Each year hundreds of organizations from the UK and abroad battle it out to take home one of the sought after trophies to show their award-winning commitment to investing in their people.
Head of Human Resources Carlos Pedro C. Salonga shares, “It is a privilege to be shortlisted for this award; a clear indication of the dedication and hard work the team has invested in the business. People first when it matters most. This is a lofty standard that First Balfour upholds. It is deeply embedded in our cultural DNA and is what we believe sets us apart. We need to continue to evolve, adapt, and regenerate.”
CEO of Investors in People Paul Devoy commented, “Now in our 8th year, it always makes me feel immensely proud to see so many fantastic organisations staking their claim to be the best. And every year, the entries do get more and more competitive and the judging even tighter. Reaching the final shortlist is a testament to the amazing commitment these organisations are making to make work better for their people, and they truly deserve this recognition.”
Winners will be announced at an online ceremony on 23 November 2021. For the full shortlist and more information about Investors in People please visit www.investorsinpeopleawards.com.