We are committed to being a responsible employer, and demonstrate this by engaging employees through multiple channels, fostering a work environment that is free from discrimination and maintaining constructive relationships with unions.
Fifth year as a global top employer
In 2019, our international tobacco business was, for the fifth consecutive year, certified as a Global Top Employer, following the recognition in 2018. This award evaluates a corporation’s approach to managing talent, looking at criteria such as talent strategy, leadership development, career and succession management, as well as culture. We are also proud to report that we were recognized by the Top Employers Institute in 53 countries around the world.