At Schneider Electric, we want to provide equal opportunities to everyone everywhere and to ensure all employees feel uniquely valued and safe to contribute their best.
Diversity & Inclusion White Paper
At Schneider Electric, we aim to build an inclusive company in a diverse world.
Manage Your Unique Life and Work“We are proud to be the first in our industry to make such a global commitment.” Jean-Pascal Tricoire, CEO
Our Global Family Leave Policy includes key life stages for welcoming a new baby, taking care of sick or elderly family members, and mourning the loss of a family member. Recognizing that definition of family, life and work are changing every day, we have defined “leave” and “family” in an inclusive way.
Promoting gender equality
Being a champion for HeForShe means…CEO of Schneider Electric, Jean-Pascal Tricoire, shares his personal “click moment” and his role in promoting gender equity.
Schneider Electric’s three HeforShe commitments
HeforShe 2017 Gender Parity Report
Career opportunities at Schneider Electric
100% Leadership Commitment to UN Women’s Empowerment Principles
Schneider Electric is the first multi-national company to achieve commitment by all of its country leaders to the Women’s Empowerment Principles.
Women's Empowerment at Schneider Electric India
Schneider Electric is one of four companies to receive the prestigious 2019 Catalyst Award. Learn more about SE India’s diversity and inclusion efforts and their positive impact.
Globally recognized for gender equality
Top ranked by EquileapWe are proud to be ranked 31st globally and 1st in the industrial sector by Equileap, a social venture aiming to accelerate progress towards gender equality in the workplace.
Promoting LGBT+ inclusion
Tackling Discrimination Against LGBT+ PeopleAs a global company, Schneider Electric is proud to stand up for equal rights and fair treatment for everyone, everywhere. By supporting the UN Free & Equal standards, we commit to fostering a culture of respect and equality for the LGBT+ community.
Initiatives and Awards
India's Zinnov NextGen Employee Experience Award, 2018
Exclusively focusing on R&D and Digital Global In-house Centres (GIC), the award recognizes Schneider Electric India for having successfully enabled access to platforms and practices that provide seamless and engaging experience for employees, thereby boosting productivity and morale. As part of the assessment & selection process, Schneider Electric India also effectively showcased various Diversity & Inclusion initiatives.
Canada’s Top Employer for Young People, 2018
Schneider Electric Canada has been recognized for hiring and developing younger generations, notably through the Commercial Leadership Program exposing participants to the main areas of business and to senior leadership.
India's Gender Equality in Workplace Award, 2018
Ask Insights and Business World have recognized Schneider Electric India for its strong long-standing focus and multidimensional approach to diversity and inclusion.
HR Excellence Award for Diversity & Inclusion, 2017
For the third year in a row, Schneider Electric Malaysia was recognized for the strong focus on female hiring and dedicated local employee network, as part of their strong commitment to gender equality.