MELBOURNE, 20 November 2023 – Assurant, a leading global business services company that supports, protects and connects major consumer purchases, announced today it has been recognised as a Great Place to Work® in Australia from October 2023 to October 2024! This is Assurant’s fourth year as a Great Place to Work® Certified™ company in the country. Overall, Assurant had a participation rate of 92 per cent.
Great Place to Work® is the global authority on workplace culture. Since 1992, they have surveyed more than 100 million employees worldwide and used those deep insights to define what makes a great workplace: trust, and high-performance cultures.
"I am absolutely delighted to see Australia certified again for the fourth year running! This exemplifies our culture and The Assurant Way of doing business -- treating everyone with respect and ensuring a healthy and balanced work environment for the team. We continue to use the feedback received in the Great Place to Work® survey as we continue to cultivate a great work culture that benefits our team,” said Hemaka Perera, President, APAC at Assurant.
Trent Lethlean, Assurant's People Organisation Director, added "It is immensely satisfying to hear our team say the culture we have worked to create is enabling everyone to make a difference and contribute to the success of Assurant and our partners. We're proud to have created an environment where there is a sense of pride in all we do, always acting with integrity, and focusing on how we represent and celebrate the diverse communities we serve."
About Great Place to Work®
Great Place to Work® is the global authority on workplace culture. Since 1992, they have surveyed more than 100 million employees around the world and used those deep insights to define what makes a great workplace: trust. Great Place to Work helps organizations quantify their culture and produce better business results by creating a high-trust work experience for all employees. Their unparalleled benchmark data is used to recognize Great Place to Work-Certified™ companies and the Best Workplaces in the U.S. and more than 60 countries, including the 100 Best Companies to Work For® and the World’s Best lists published annually in Fortune. Everything they do is driven by the mission to build a better world by helping every organization become a great place to work For All™.
Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ) is a leading global business services company that supports, protects and connects major consumer purchases. A Fortune 500 company with a presence in 21 countries, Assurant supports the advancement of the connected world by partnering with the world’s leading brands to develop innovative solutions and to deliver an enhanced customer experience through mobile device solutions, extended service contracts, vehicle protection services, renters insurance, lender-placed insurance products and other specialty products.
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