Oliver Wyman Named One of the 2019 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For
NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oliver
Wyman is one of the 2019 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For,
according to global research and consulting firm Great Place to Work and
The list is based on survey feedback from companies representing more
than 4.3 million employees, with respondents rating their workplace
culture on 60-plus elements. These include trust in managers,
compensation, fairness, camaraderie and workplace traits linked to
innovation. The ranking accounted for the experiences of all employees
including women, people of color, LGBT individuals, older team members,
and disabled employees.
Ninety-five percent of employees say Oliver Wyman is a great place to
work and this is the firm’s first year on the 100 Best Companies list.
The firm has been one of the FORTUNE Best Workplaces for Diversity
and Best Workplaces for Millennials previously.
This year marks the 22nd anniversary of the FORTUNE 100 Best
Companies to Work For list, and 2019 winners continue to show that a
high-trust culture for all fuels better business results. Great Place to
Work research shows that list winners keep outperforming the stock
market, beating industry rivals when it comes to talent retention and
demonstrating higher levels of productivity than peers.
“We are delighted to have earned a place on the FORTUNE 100 Best
Companies to Work For list,” said Scott McDonald, President and CEO of
Oliver Wyman. “It’s evidence of the success of our investments focused
on making Oliver Wyman an amazing place to work and the contributions
that our people make every day to our compelling culture.”
Oliver Wyman was noted for:
Apprenticeship Model – Oliver Wyman supports employees to help
discover and develop their talents by matching new hires up with a
buddy, Career Advisor and Talent Manager who are all tasked with
mentoring colleague’s development.
Commitment to Work Life Sustainability – Various programs such as The
Way We Work and FlexOW ensure employees have a sustainable work/life
BOOST – A program designed to support parents before, during, and
after a leave of absence for additions to their families.
Volunteering – All employees receive eight hours of paid time off for
volunteering, which can be spent with an individual’s preferred
charity or group projects arranged by a community leader in each
“The 2019 100 Best are the leaders in creating the most innovative
workplaces built on trust,” said Michael C. Bush, CEO of Great Place to
Work. “Employees at these organizations feel valued, respected and
heard, and are inspired to be their best selves because of the
commitment these winning companies have made to creating a great
workplace for all employees, no matter who they are or what they do for
To see the full list of the 2019 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For,
The 100 Best Companies is one of a series
of rankings by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE based on employee
feedback from Great Place to Work-Certified™ organizations.
About Oliver Wyman
Oliver Wyman is a global leader in management consulting. With offices
in 50+ cities across nearly 30 counties, Oliver Wyman combines deep
industry knowledge with specialized expertise in strategy, operations,
risk management, and organization transformation. The firm has more than
5,000 professionals around the world who work with clients to optimize
their business, improve their operations and risk profile, and
accelerate their organizational performance to seize the most attractive
opportunities. Oliver Wyman is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh &
McLennan Companies [NYSE: MMC]. For more information, visit www.oliverwyman.com.
Follow Oliver Wyman on Twitter @OliverWyman.
About The FORTUNE 100 Best Companies To Work For®
Great Place to Work based its ranking on a data-driven
methodology applied to anonymous Trust Index™ survey responses
representing the view of more than 4.3 million employees at Great Place
to Work-Certified organizations with more than 1,000 employees. To learn
more about Great Place to Work Certification and recognition on Best
Workplaces lists published with FORTUNE, visit Greatplacetowork.com.
About Great Place to Work®
Great Place to Work® is a global people analytics and consulting firm
that helps companies produce better business results by focusing on
workplace culture. Powered by more than 30 years of research,
Emprising®, its SaaS-enabled survey and analytics platform, gives
companies access to the assessments, data, and reporting needed to build
a high-trust, high-performance culture.
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