Randstad Awards 2014 was announced on 17 April 2014 to encourage best practices for talent attraction and to identify the best Employer Brand in the country based on perceived attractiveness of a company.
Randstad have awarded the Global software major Microsoft as the most attractive employer in India followed by Sony India as the runner-up. The award was won by Microsoft for the fourth consecutive year.
Special recognition awards were given to Larsen & Toubro as the most attractive employer in the infrastructure industry, State Bank of India in the banking sector, Taj Group in the hospitality and Tata Power in the energy sector.
The Randstad Award was instituted globally by Randstad. Randstad is a leading HR services provider. The Randstad Award is the world’s largest employer branding survey that is conducted with over 200000 respondents across 23 countries in the world.
In India, the survey was conducted amongst a large audience of 8015 respondents to find the country’s most attractive employer brand for the year 2014.