Xiaomi, India’s number one smartphone and smart TV brand today announced that it has been certified as a Great Place to Work. Xiaomi India has been identified as a true leader across the values of GPTW – High-Trust, High-Performance Culture. Xiaomi India has attained this certification basis the empowering work culture it has built for its employees and extended Xiaomi family.
More than 10,000 organizations from over 60 countries partner with Great Place to Work Institute for assessment, benchmarking and planning actions to strengthen their workplace culture and less than 40% companies in India get certified. The survey is conducted based on random sample selection and is completely anonymous.
Great Place to Work Certification is one of the most prestigious achievements for any organization across the globe. For an organization to get certified, 70% or more of its employee respondents should rate the organization as a great workplace.
Xiaomi India over the last five years has focussed on three pillars for its work culture. It has relentlessly pursued to make Xiaomi a preferred place to work and attract good talent, along with providing a sense of overall development for all employees with a fun & fulfilling work culture making it a great workplace. With aim of providing a sense of purpose with each task, Xiaomi India has built a strong emotionally engaging interconnected team fostering a learning culture and driving growth and development.
Muralikrishnan B, Chief Operating Officer, Xiaomi India commented on this great feat, “We have invested a lot of effort in building a great workplace and hiring the right talent. We are a brand which encourages an open and transparent culture, along with empowering everyone to be a leader and make learned choices. We are thrilled that all the hard work which has gone into making Xiaomi a great place has been acknowledged and we are now certified as a Great Place to Work®. What makes it even more special, is that this validation comes from our employees who participated in the study and believe in the vision we set out.”
He continued, “Our strong culture which is reflected in our initiatives and policies is a key reason for Xiaomi India’s success in India. In 2020, we will work with a renewed focus and hope to keep raising the bar for us and other organizations aspiring to become great workplaces.”
Earlier this year, Xiaomi India announced that it has generated employment for over 50,000 individuals* in India. The extended Xiaomi family has been built over the last five years since 2014 – and comprises partners from manufacturing, after sales, offline sales, logistics and corporate employees.
Xiaomi’s manufacturing partners contribute over 30,000 employees of which more than 95% are women, followed by Authorised Service Center engineers, Repair factory engineers and customer care executives. The third biggest contribution comes from offline stores support followed by logistics partner support who dedicatedly work for Xiaomi. Xiaomi India employs 1000+ people across its corporate HQ in Bengaluru and over five regional offices.