In an emphatic endorsement of its employee-friendly policies and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) principles at the workplace, Venus Remedies Ltd, one of India’s leading research-driven pharmaceutical companies, has won the coveted AmbitionBox Best Places to Work in India Award 2022 by securing the second rank in the pharma industry among small companies.
A recipient of Asia’s Best Employer Brand Award which has also been adjudged among “India’s Best Companies to Work For” by the Great Place to Work Institute on four occasions, Venus Remedies is known for its dynamic work culture and ideal workplace practices.
Terming the achievement as a matter of great pride, Mr Akshansh Chaudhary, President, Human Resource, Venus Remedies, said, “This award is an acknowledgement of our people-oriented HR practices. We give our employees a platform with resources and freedom of work, and they in turn come up with great solutions. Employees are our biggest asset and all our policies are oriented towards them.”
Mr Chaudhary said that being a part of an industry where skilled employees play a crucial role, Venus Remedies regularly invests in upskilling employees across the hierarchy, which ensures that they always remain job-ready and industry-relevant. “Such initiatives make them adaptable to change and aids in the seamless percolation of critical strategic decisions of the top management through various layers of the talent pool, thus ensuring their last-mile execution. The healthy work environment coupled with nutritious food and wellness programs that we provide our employees goes a long way in ensuring their holistic growth,” he said.
Venus Remedies did remarkably well on various parameters considered for the ratings. The company motivates its employees to strike a balance between their personal and professional lives. “Our work timings are employee-friendly and we do not encourage sitting late at work. We do everything to make our employees feel wanted from the moment they join us. Taking care of their training needs and growth aspirations, we have a dedicated skill development team of more than 60 in-house faculty members to train them on their core skills. This is apart from the technical and non-technical training we provide through external agencies. We also seek detailed feedback from employees from time to time on their level of satisfaction,” said Mr Chaudhary.
The AmbitionBox Best Places to Work in India Awards are India’s largest employee choice awards, which truly reflect where people in India really want to work. These awards recognise the top companies to work for purely based on the ratings shared by employees on AmbitionBox, among India’s leading platforms for company reviews and salary insights.
Congratulating Venus Remedies, Mayur Mundada, Founder, AmbitionBox.com, said, “My heartfelt congratulations to you and your team for achieving this feat. In the 2022 edition of these awards, over 10 lakh people rated their employers on AmbitionBox. Though thousands of companies qualified, only the top one per cent got the awards. This award shows that you truly care for your employees.”