Avnet Taiwan Named Among “Best Companies to Work for in Asia”

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 8:27 am MST

Avnet Asia Pte Ltd has been named one of the Best Companies to Work for in Asia — Taiwan by HR Asia magazine. 

HR Asia magazine’s annual “Best Companies to Work for in Asia” award recognizes companies for workplace and employee engagement practices, according to William Ng, group publisher and editor-in-chief of HR Asia. The award criteria are benchmarked against global best practices and the results are weighed against an extensive country-wide survey of employees.

Prince Yun, regional president, sales, Avnet Taiwan and South Asia commented, “Avnet has been guiding today’s ideas into tomorrow’s technology in Taiwan for more than 30 years. We take pride in caring for our employees by helping them grow and develop their careers, and by contributing back to society. This award is a strong recognition and endorsement of our commitment to employee wellness as well as individual growth and development.” 

Avnet recognizes the significance of having a robust talent management strategy and competency-based approach to attract, develop and engage talent in a complex and rapidly changing business environment. “Currently in Taiwan, Avnet inculcates talent engagement and retention through internal well-being programs and practices that focus on employee involvement through 5-element topics: Physical, Financial, Career, Social and Community, noted JJ Jang, director of Human Resources at Avnet Taiwan.

The HR Asia 2018 award expands Avnet’s extensive list of achievements in Asia, which includes Singapore HR Institute’s award for Leading HR Practices in Compensation & Rewards Management in 2016, and Mercer China’s Top 10 China’s Healthiest Company 2016 award. Avnet is also widely-recognized in Asia for its employee-dedicated programs, including the recently received Great Place to WorkTM Certification 2018 in India awarded by The Great Place to Work®Institute, the “Health Workplace Award” given by the Taipei government, and “3-Year Health Booting Badge” by the Taiwan Health Promotion Administration, Ministry of Health and Welfare in 2016.




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