L&T Only Indian Firm Among 25 Companies In Forbes’ Best Employer List

Engineering and construction major Larsen & Toubro (L&T), which is majority owned by its employees, is the only domestic firm to be featured among the top 25 companies in the Forbes’ global 2000 best employers list that is led by Google parent Alphabet. While L&T is ranked 22, there are only four domestic firms in the top 100 list, which include Mahindra & Mahindra at 55, Grasim Industries at 59 and HDFC at 91, and only 24 domestic companies in the overall list, according to the US magazine.
While for the second year in a row, Alphabet tops the list, at the second slot is Microsoft, and American companies account for six of the top 10 spots. There are only 24 domestic companies in the list, which include the state-run GIC Re ranked 106, tobacco major ITC at 108, state-run alloy major SAIL at 139, Sun Pharma at 172, Asian Paints at 179, and HDFC Bank at 183.
Over 430,000 recommendations have been analysed to create the world’s best employers list, according to Forbes.