METRO continues to be top employer in Germany and seven other countries

19 January 2024

Recognised as an attractive employer for the 10th time in a row

Every year, the Top Employers Institute honours companies that place their employees at the centre of their entrepreneurial activities and offer them an outstanding working and development environment. METRO is once again one of the companies honoured this year: In addition to METRO AG including the companies METRO Campus Services, METRO ADVERTISING, METRO PROPERTIES and METRO Insurance Broker, the national companies France, Poland, Italy, Turkey, Romania, Bulgaria and Pakistan were also certified. Thanks to the successful participation of the European METRO companies, METRO also received the Top Employer Europe award once again.

Top Employer Germany 2024

Top Employer Europe 2024

Sangeeta Pandey, Senior Vice President Global Talent & Organisational Development: "We are delighted to receive the Top Employer 2024 award and also congratulate our colleagues from the individual companies on this success. The development and well-being of our employees is a high priority in our international company. Our corporate goals depend on a motivated workforce and we want to welcome new talent, which is why we greatly appreciate the value of external certification as proof of our commitment to being a top employer."

The Top Employers Institute analyses companies based on their responses to the HR Best Practices questionnaire. The questionnaire covers 6 overarching HR dimensions and 20 HR areas, such as People Strategy, Work Environment, Talent Acquisition, Learning, Wellbeing and Diversity & Inclusion. METRO scored particularly well globally in the areas of People Strategy, Digital HR and Employer Branding & Onboarding, among others.