Filipino companies are making their mark on Forbes’ prestigious list of the 700 Best Employers in the World for 2023. Among these, San Miguel Corporation stands out as the lone representative from the Philippines within the top 50, securing the 43rd spot, which is a remarkable leap from its 174th position the previous year.
Forbes collaborated with the renowned market research firm Statista, conducting a comprehensive survey regarding the insights of over 170,000 employees from 50 different countries. The respondents were tasked with evaluating their employers based on parameters including talent development, remote work options, parental leave benefits, diversity, work-life balance, and pride in the company’s products or services.
San Miguel Corporation, led by President and CEO Ramon S. Ang, demonstrated an impressive ascent in the rankings, highlighting the company’s commitment to employee satisfaction. Ang attributes this success to the company’s emphasis on nation-building, core values such as malasakit, as well as other impactful sustainability initiatives. This recognition affirms that Filipino companies can compete on the global stage, fostering a motivated, dedicated, and fulfilled workforce.
Apart from San Miguel Corporation, seven other Filipino entities secured positions on the list, including SM Investments Corporation, LT Group, Landbank, Alliance Global, Ayala Corporation, Metropolitan Bank and Trust Company (Metrobank), and Security Bank.
San Miguel Corporation’s impressive ascent in Forbes’ World’s Best Employers 2023 list reflects the company’s unwavering dedication to its workforce and the values that drive its success. As Filipino companies gain international recognition, they truly emphasize the Philippines’ competitive edge in the global business landscape.