Sempra Recognized Among 'America's Best Employers for Diversity'
Company named a top energy infrastructure employer by Forbes
SAN DIEGO, April 27, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Sempra (NYSE: SRE) (BMV: SRE) is one of 'America's Best Employers for Diversity' according to Forbes, marking the fifth consecutive year the company earned a spot on the annual list. Notably, Sempra ranked 28 out of 500 companies on the list, higher than all other utility holding companies.
"As we strive to foster a high-performance culture of belonging that celebrates our diversity and enables our employees to thrive, we are honored to again be recognized by Forbes as one of America's top workplaces for diversity," said Mitch Mitchell senior vice president of diversity and community partnerships for Sempra. "Our success is fueled by the unique lived experiences and diverse contributions of the 20,000 employees from across our family of companies."
Championing People and Diversity
In 2022, women represented 34% of Sempra leadership and people of color made up 59% of the company's U.S. workforce. Throughout the year, the company advanced opportunities to further promote diversity and inclusion among its employees through direct engagement, employee resource groups and enterprise-wide events covering topics such as allyship in action and mental health awareness. Sempra's efforts to build its high-performance culture is captured in the expansion of employee resource groups (ERG) with 17 ERGs established across the enterprise to support the needs of the workforce, foster a stronger sense of belonging and cultivate a working environment of understanding and openness.
Learn more about Sempra's inclusive and high-performance culture in its 2021 Corporate Sustainability Report.
Recognizing Leaders of Diversity
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