13 Jul Pinsent Masons, RBS and Vodafone among 2017’s Top Global Employers for LGBT staff
Accenture, Herbert Smith Freehills, Pinsent Masons, RBS (pictured), and Vodafone are among the 12 global organisations that have been named as 2017’s Top Global Employers for lesbian, gay, bi and trans (LGBT) employees by LGBT equality charity Stonewall.
The list recognises organisations that create inclusive workplaces and advance equality for LGBT employees. It is compiled using submissions to the Global Workplace Equality Index (GWEI). This is a benchmarking tool that can be used by employers to help them create an inclusive workplace in their operating market.
Criteria that organisations are marked on include employee policy, training, staff engagement, leadership, monitoring, procurement, community engagement and understanding local context, global mobility, and additional in-country activity.