India CSR News Network
NEW DELHI: Bharti Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Bharti Enterprises has been ranked among the Top 100 best workplaces in ‘India’s Best Companies to Work for 2017.’
The certification recognises the Foundation’s efforts in building a high-trust and high-performance culture in the organisation. Bharti Foundation is the only organisation under ‘Non-profit and Charity Organisations’ category to feature in this year’s list.
Vijay Chadda, CEO, Bharti Foundation said, “Bharti Foundation’s inclusion among the Top 100 companies in India is a matter of great pride for all of us. I congratulate the entire Bharti Foundation team for creating and sustaining a culture of trust, credibility, respect, fairness, pride and camaraderie and I am sure we will continue to build on all these aspects. I would also like to thank our donors and partners; their valuable and consistent support has helped us bring home this prestigious recognition.”
The study was conducted on a randomly selected sample of 15% of the total employees at Bharti Foundation, including officials from the head office as well as in branch offices located across six other states in India. An audit of its Human Resources policies and practices was also carried out. The Foundation scored 91 out of 100 in their Trust Index Score and achieved a successful qualifying score in the audit.
The study was jointly conducted by The Economic Times in partnership with the Great Place to Work® Institute. More than 600 organisations participated in the assessment. The study involved organisations having an employee strength of more than 500 that represent 20 industry sectors.
Great Place to Work® Institute’s methodology is recognised as rigorous and objective and considered as the gold standard for defining great workplaces across business, academia and Government organisations.