Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, received the SHRM India HR Excellence Award 2017 in the category of ‘Employer with Best Health and Wellness Initiative’. The award was presented at SHRM India’s Annual Conference held on September 14, 2017 at New Delhi, and was received by Rachna Mukherjee, CHRO India, Schneider Electric and Lipika Verma, Director Rewards along with her team. The accolade recognises organisations for designing effective health and wellness programmes that support the wellness needs of their employees, understanding the importance of employee’s health quotient and its impact on business productivity.
Speaking on the occasion, Rachna Mukherjee, CHRO, Schneider Electric said, “I express my gratitude to SHRM for acknowledging our efforts and multiple initiatives in this most important area. Our efforts are directed towards ensuring the wellbeing and health of our employees by promoting work-life balance and thereby raising their productivity. I accept this award on the behalf of the entire HR team at Schneider Electric.”
Presenting the award, Achal Khanna, CEO, SHRM India said, “SHRM India would like to congratulate Schneider Electric on their win and the remarkable commitment they have shown in the Health & Wellness space. Their practices are unique and employee focused, which will surely serve as a benchmark for other organisations.”
The SHRM India HR Excellence Awards have been instituted as an exemplary platform to recognise organisations that put people first, deliver future focused excellence in the field of People Management and understand the importance of human capital as a key contributor to business outcomes.