Express received the top accolade from Great Place to Work® based on employee trust
and work culture indicators from 15 countries and territories
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April 2019 - DHL Express, the world's leading
international express service provider, has been named the Best Workplace in
Asia for 2019 by Great Place to Work® (GPTW), the global people analytics and
consulting firm known for its annual Best Workplaces list.
"We are extremely honored to be recognized as the leading
employer and best-practice workplace in Asia Pacific," said Ken Lee, CEO, DHL
Express, Asia Pacific. "It is important that our employees are always motivated
and engaged because they determine the success of our company. We treat
our employees the way we would like them to treat our customers, by fostering a
culture of authenticity, responsibility, dignity, performance and results. This
award is testament to the passion and energy that each one of us brings with us
to work every day to make DHL a special place to be."
DHL Express received GPTW's prestigious award for the fourth
time since 2016, naming it the Best Workplace in Asia in 2016 and 2017 as well
as the runner-up in the same category in 2018. This year's honor came amid positive
recognition of its workplace culture across 15 countries and territories in
Asia Pacific. DHL Express garnered commendable scores on both the Trust Index
and the Culture Audit, which canvassed direct feedback from employees to
determine workplace levels of fairness and equity, diversity, and talent
"DHL's success as an organization hinges on the unique
background, experiences, and perspectives that each of our employees brings. Our
strength in respecting and empowering the individual ensures everyone works
together as a tightly-integrated whole to strive for exceptional performance," said
Mateen Thiruselvaam, Senior Vice President, Human Resources, DHL Express, Asia
Pacific. "Feedback mechanisms like the annual Employee Opinion Survey make sure
that everyone is heard, and enable us to assess and fine-tune our culture so
that we constantly reach toward and extend beyond our full potential."
In 2018, DHL won a total of 50 awards for its workplace culture,
bringing the total number of awards won since 2014 to 192.
DHL – The logistics company for the world
DHL is the leading global brand in the logistics industry. Our DHL family
of divisions offer an unrivalled portfolio of logistics services ranging from
national and international parcel delivery, e-commerce shipping and fulfillment
solutions, international express, road, air and ocean transport to industrial
supply chain management. With about 380,000 employees in more than 220
countries and territories worldwide, DHL connects people and businesses
securely and reliably, enabling global trade flows. With specialized solutions
for growth markets and industries including technology, life sciences and
healthcare, energy, automotive and retail, a proven commitment to corporate
responsibility and an unrivalled presence in developing markets, DHL is
decisively positioned as "The logistics company for the world".
DHL is part of
Deutsche Post DHL Group. The Group generated revenues of more than 61 billion
euros in 2018.