Ingersoll Rand India recently bested 440 other companies to be named “Dream Employer of the Year” and collect three other top awards as part of the Talent & HR Leadership Awards organized by the World HRD Congress 2013, a leading Human Resources association and ET Now, a leading business news channel. The Awards were held in Mumbai, India, from Feb. 15 to 17.
Ingersoll Rand India was ranked as the No. 1 ‘Dream Employer of the Year’ in the Manufacturing industry and No. 4 overall across industries in India. Others in the top five were Unilever, (No. 1); Infosys (2); Novartis (No. 3); and Ernst & Young (5). The company also received Awards in other categories including:
- Best Talent Management Strategy
- Learning & Talent Initiatives Excellence
- Organization with the Most Innovative HR Practices
Jayantika Dave, vice president Human Resources, Ingersoll Rand India, said the India Human Resources team submitted detailed applications for these awards and did a live presentation for the “Dream Employer of the Year” award to a jury of 60 Human Resources and business leaders.“All the hard work that was put in over the last three years by the teams in driving innovation, growth, people practices, leadership development, sustainability, social initiatives, positive branding and robust work policies and culture have been externally acknowledged,” said Venkatesh Valluri, Chairman & President, Ingersoll Rand India. “The awards are a testimony to the fact that we are on the right path and our people practices are best in class in the industry.”