MALAYSIA: Pharmaceutical developer Takeda Malaysia has been honoured in the annual Great Place to Work Awards, receiving the Top Employer certification in the 2022-2023 presentation.
It has been a six-year winning streak for Takeda Malaysia, which has received the same recognition since 2016.
The company enjoys a high retention rate of 90% with its 85 employees. It was found to have continuously invested in its talent pool through executive coaching, mentoring, and leadership workshops that nurture career development.
The firm is also known for creating a workplace that provides an exceptional staff experience in a diverse and inclusive organisation.
Cluster head for Takeda Vietnam, Malaysia, Philippines and Singapore Igor Gomes said the company placed great emphasis on diversity, equity and inclusion to create a sustainable organisation for the long term.
"By intensifying omnichannel engagements, we ensure our people are taken care of at all times with regular touchpoints such as monthly virtual coffee sessions, town halls, and frequent written communications to continuously support employees,” he said.