Delhi-based IT services company RMSI has surpassed Google India to become the country’s best company to work for in 2015, according to a study by Great Place to Work Institute.
Last year, Google India, Intel Technologies and Marriott Hotels India were the three best companies to work for in the country according to Great Place to Work Institute. RMSI, which has subsidiaries in the US, Canada and UK, employs nearly 850 people, while Google employs nearly double that number in India alone.
RMSI specializes in sectors ranging from utilities, wireless telecommunications, and information management, agriculture & natural resources, and risk and insurance.
The only other Indian company, apart from RMSI, to figure in the top-10 list of best companies to work for is FMCG major Godrej Consumer Products, which ranks number six, according to Great Place to Work Institute study. GCPL specializes in home and personal care products and employs 2,228 employees.
All other companies that feature in the top-10 list – Marriott Hotels India, American Express India, SAP Labs India, Intuit Technology Services, Accor Hotels India, Forbes Marshall and Lifestyle International – are subsidiaries of global MNCs.
Sap Labs India, Intuit Technology Services, Pitney Bowes Software and Microsoft India are IT companies that found a place in the list of top-20 best companies to work for, according to the study.
State-run NTPC pipped Indian Oil Corporation to emerge as the best public sector company to work for, according the study. NTPC is India’s largest power company.
Industry Wise Winners by Best company to work for 2015
FMCG: Godrej Consumer Products
Auto component: Apollo Tyres
Banking: Capital Local Area Bank
Financial Services: American Express
Insurance: HDFC Standard Life Insurance Company
Investments: JM Financial
BPO: Teleperformance India
Real Estate: Brigade Enterprises
Transportation: DHL Express
Great Place to Work Institute measured the perceptions of the organisations’ employees and strength of people-related management practices of the organisations to arrive at the rankings. Over 700 companies from 20 industry segments participated in the Great Place to Work Institute study.