The Oberoi Group recognized as one of the best employers in the ‘Aon Best Employers India – 2016’ survey
New Delhi, April 20, 2016: The Oberoi Group has been recognized as one of the best employers in the ‘Aon Best Employers India – 2016’ survey.
The Aon Best Employers study covered 113 companies across 12 industries, cumulatively employing around 9, 50,000 employees to adjudge India's Best Employer of 2016.
Mr. Vikram Oberoi, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, The Oberoi Group said, “It is a matter of great pride for The Oberoi Group to receive this recognition. It reinforces the organisation’s core values of respect and humility that guide conduct within the team. Our endeavour is to constantly deliver on our promise of learning and growth for our team members thereby strengthening our position as the preferred employer for people wishing to make a career in the hospitality industry.”
Commenting on the recognition, Mr. Tarandeep Singh, Partner, Talent & Performance Consulting, Aon Hewitt (India) said, “We congratulate Oberoi Group on being adjudged an Aon Best Employer. The competitive advantage of The Oberoi group stems from a single minded focus on creating memorable experiences for their guests. Every key stakeholder in the organization is wired towards this motto and drives it as a culture through behaviours, people processes and work environment. The Oberoi Centre of Learning & Development has been a key specimen of this culture for many years, and continues to help differentiate the organization, regarding it as an employer of choice within its industry.”
An organisation’s overall rating was based on the Employee Opinion Survey score, a Report by Aon on the people practices within the organization and their interactions with the Chief Executive Officer and Executive Vice President – Human Resources. Aon also conducted focus group discussions with team members at all the hotels and the corporate office. This year Aon has recognized 25 companies as “Aon Best Employer India – 2016”.
Further notes to the Editor:
About The Oberoi Group
The Oberoi Group, which was founded in 1934, operates 30 luxury hotels in several countries, two luxury Nile Cruisers, and a Motor Vessel in the backwaters of Kerala under the luxury 'Oberoi' brand. The Group is also engaged in flight catering, airport restaurants, travel and tour services, car rentals, project management and corporate air charters.
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Methodology of the survey:
The study research methodology involves a rigorous process, conducted over a nine-month period that culminates in a solid, credible list of Best Employers decided by an external panel of independent jury. An analysis is run to measure the alignment between "Intent-Design-Experience", assessed through CEO survey and interview, people practices survey and Employee opinion survey for all participating organizations. A shortlisted set is taken through an intense on-site audit to validate the details provided. Client names are masked during this process, and revealed to the jury only post final selection. An external panel of unbiased jury comprising corporate and academic community evaluated the participants and arrived at the final list of India’s 25 Best Employers of 2016. The jury for the 2016 edition comprised eminent business leaders and academicians including: Prof Rajan Gupta, Professor at MDI, Mr. Raman Roy, BPO industry pioneer and Chairman and Chief, Quattro, Ms. Renu Sud Karnad, Managing Director, HDFC Limited, Dr Santrupt Misra, CEO, Carbon Black Business and Director, Group HR, Aditya Birla Group and Mr. Shiv Shivakumar, CEO, Pepscio India.
For further information, please contact:
Director – Corporate Communications
The Oberoi Group
Telephone: +91 11 23890505
Executive - Corporate Communications
The Oberoi Group
Telephone: +91 11 23890505