Myntra has been listed as one of the 100 best companies for women in India, in a study conducted by Avtar –‘2019-Working Mother & Avtar Best Companies for Women in India’.re
This was announced by the company yesterday (20 September).
The Flipkart-owned e-tailer has been hailed for its work culture, policies for recruitment, retention and advancement, flexible work and added benefits provided to working mothers.
Reacting to the announcement, Abhishek Sen, Senior Vice President and Head of Human Resources, Myntra, said in a statement, “We are delighted to receive this honour and would like to thank Avtar for recognising some of our distinguishing initiatives that have made Myntra a Best Company to work for women.”
Saundarya Rajesh, Founder–President, AVTAR Group, said in a statement,“It is extremely heartening to note that a milestone, originally envisaged as taking several decades to achieve in India, is now less than a decade away.”
She also added “The vanguard leadership of the organisations participating in the Best Companies initiative has ensured that it is possible for every company in India to achieve a 50-50 gender balance, which was previously seen as an unsurmountable challenge. By utilising data about effectiveness of measures, companies are now very strategic about gender inclusion, which has translated into rapid results.”