MINNEAPOLIS – March 15, 2022 – Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America (Allianz Life) has been recognized as one of the 2022 World’s Most Ethical Companies® by Ethisphere. This is the third year in a row that Allianz has made the World’s Most Ethical Companies® listing.
The World’s Most Ethical Companies designation honors companies that demonstrate exceptional leadership and a commitment to business integrity through best-in-class ethics, compliance and governance practices. Ethisphere recognized 136 honorees in 22 countries and 45 industries this year.
“Having a strong culture rooted in integrity and ethics is a key factor in Allianz Life being a great place to work and employer of choice,” said Jasmine Jirele, president and CEO, Allianz Life. “I’m proud that the dedication, commitment and engagement of our employees has been recognized once again.”
Ethisphere assesses companies on more than 200 questions about culture, environmental and social practices, ethics and compliance activities, governance, diversity and initiatives to support a strong value chain for the listing. Ethisphere is a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices.
As part of the nomination process, Allianz Life highlighted how the organization continues to build upon its ethical culture. Most recently, Allianz Life initiated a yearlong “Listen Up, Speak Up” campaign for employees to identify, understand, and report ethical concerns. The award also recognizes the commitment Allianz has made to fostering a workplace culture that empowers employees, makes them feel included and valued, and helps them lead with integrity.
“Today, business leaders face their greatest mandate yet to be ethical, accountable, and trusted to drive positive change,” said Timothy Erblich, CEO, Ethisphere. “We continue to be inspired by the World’s Most Ethical Companies honorees and their dedication to integrity, sustainability, governance, and community. Congratulations to Allianz Life for earning the World’s Most Ethical Companies designation.”
Ethisphere® is the global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices that fuel corporate character, marketplace trust and business success. Ethisphere has deep expertise in measuring and defining core ethics standards using data-driven insights that help companies enhance corporate character and measure and improve culture. Ethisphere honors superior achievement through its World’s Most Ethical Companies recognition program and provides a community of industry experts with the Business Ethics Leadership Alliance (BELA). More information about Ethisphere can be found at: https://ethisphere.com.