Germany, Belgium, France, Ireland, Italy, Poland, the United Kingdom and the Czech Republic, among others, have also received the certificate thanks to excellent HR practices.
Madrid, January 2024 – CHEP, a global leader in supply chain solutions, has been certified in 2024 as a Top Employer in Spain by the Top Employers Institute, the global certifying entity that recognizes excellence in employee conditions. This is the eighth consecutive year in which CHEP Spain has been recognized while confirming its Top Employer status in Europe for the seventh time.
“We strive to foster a positive work environment, where ongoing professional growth is encouraged and a healthy work-life balance is promoted,” said Cristina Carrasco, HR Manager at CHEP Spain. “We firmly believe that the skills, knowledge and creativity of our employees are the driving force behind the company’s success, contributing to the maximum development of each individual. Being recognized for the eighth time by the Top Employers Institute fills us with pride and highlights our policies in this area.”
In 2024, CHEP was one of 17 companies to receive Global Top Employer certification, which is awarded to companies that demonstrate outstanding human resources policies and practices around the world. The Top Employers Institute program certifies organizations based on participation and results of its HR best practices survey, which covers six 20-topic HR domains. Among the categories in which CHEP has excelled compared to the benchmark are Business Strategy, Leadership, Employee Listening, Wellbeing, DEI and Sustainability.
In 2023, CHEP has exceeded its 2025 goal of achieving 40% female representation on its Board of Directors and 36.3% women in leadership positions globally. It has also continued to improve its safety results, achieving the best year in its history with a 31% reduction in injury rates compared to the levels of the previous 20 years. To better support the diversity of its workforce, the company has expanded its range of accessibility programs and now offers employee resource groups based on race, disability, gender, literacy, or disadvantaged socioeconomic backgrounds.
“Exceptional times bring out the best in people and organizations,” said David Plink, CEO of Top Employers Institute. “And we witnessed this in our Top Employers Certification Program this year: exceptional performance from Top Employers. Certified Employers 2024. And among this community of leading organizations, CHEP has demonstrated its commitment to its employees on a global scale. This consistency in personnel practices around the world characterizes a unique group of companies that have achieved global certification through of the Top Employers Program. We are proud to announce and celebrate these companies and their achievements in 2024.”
About Top Employers Institute
Top Employers Institute is the global authority in recognizing excellence in practices relating to people. We help accelerate these practices to enrich the world of work. Through the Top Employers Institute Certification Program, participating companies can be validated, certified and recognized as an employer of choice. By 2024, Top Employers Institute has certified more than 2,300 organizations in 121 countries/regions. These certified Top Employers positively impact the lives of more than 12 million employees worldwide.