6 Filipino companies among Forbes’ ‘world’s best employers’ list

Image by Ayala, BDO, SM, Metrobank, Aboitiz, Meralco

Six Pinoy companies joined Forbes Magazine’s Global 2000: World’s Best Employers. It is the list of employers from 58 countries that were given good reviews by their employees.

Employees from around the globe were asked to rate the company they work in or their employer, whether they would recommend the company to family members or friends, and also to identify the companies they admire.

According to the report on Forbes’ website posted Tuesday, the Philippine companies included in the list of 500 are:

  • Ayala Corp (Ranked as 18th)
  • BDO Unibank Inc. (23rd)
  • Metrobank (No. 69th)
  • Aboitiz Equity Ventures (No. 320th)
  • Manila Electric Co (No. 321st)
  • SM Investments (No. 448th)

Ayala Conglomerates emerged as the most preferred Filipino company by the employees themselves.

BDO Unibank, the banking arm of SM Investments Corp., landed the 23rd spot.

The first in the list is Alphabet, a computer service company. It is now the parent company of Google and several former Google subsidiaries. According to Forbes, employees of Alphabet cited their approval for its image, diversity, and working conditions.

Completing the top ten list (in order 2nd-10th) are: Microsoft, Japan Exchange Group, Apple, Noble Energy, Daimler, Wiliams, IBM, Investor AB, and LG Corp.