India CSR News Network
HYDERABAD: Synchrony Financial, a premier consumer financial services company with 80 years of retail heritage, celebrated the Incredible India Family Day in Hyderabad as a part of its global Engagement & Inclusion Counsel initiative.
The tradition of Family Day at Synchrony started in the year 2000, and the business has been following this tradition ever since. The event, which was filled with elements of Fun, Fusion and Fiesta, was attended by over 5,000 people, including the staff, stakeholders and families of employees of Synchrony Financial. The Incredible India Family Day was designed with an objective to improve the engagement with the employees and their families and give them a preview of life at Synchrony.
The employees and their families were dressed in Indian fusion wear and were seen engrossed in plethora of activities planned for the evening. The audience enjoyed the performances of Indian Fusion Dance by Manjula Ramaswamy Group (India’s Got Talent fame), and a dance performance by in-house stars at Synchrony. The euphoria reached the zenith of excitement when DJ Shikar started rolling out the Fusion music with the audience cheering, dancing and having a great time. Amazing David, India’s leading illusionist, left the people spellbound with his acts of mystic and mental intelligence.
Speaking on the occasion, Faisal Uddin, Sr. Vice President and Business Leader India, said, “The Incredible India Family Day is one of our initiatives to take the life at Synchrony initiative to the next level and help strengthen the connection between the employees of Synchrony Financial and their families. This is a great opportunity for families to spend quality time together and enjoy outdoor family-fun and get to know each other better.”
He said further, “Synchrony Financial is synonymous with innovation and new process for financial technology worldwide. The basic DNA of the company is to encourage employees to be honest, responsible & caring workers. This event is also a great example of how Synchrony Financial helps our employees, partners and customers realize their unique ambitions. We are truly a diverse and dynamic organization with 44% of workforce constituting of women employees and 34 specially-abled employees. We are extremely happy that we have such an amazing workforce and I want to take this opportunity to thank each one of our employees and their families for their support and encouragement in making us deliver better.”