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EDP Renewables named Top Employer in Spain in 2018

Thursday 01, February 2018

The energy company has won an award that endorses its status as one of the best companies to work for thanks to the conditions offered to employees.

Madrid, 01 February 2018 EDP Renewables (Euronext: EDPR), a global leader in the renewable energy sector and one of the world's largest wind energy producers, has been named by the Top Employers Institute as one of the best companies to work for in Spain.

EDP Renewables obtained this recognition thanks to the excellent working conditions it offers its employees, its work to nurture and develop talent across all areas of the business and its ongoing efforts to optimise its employment policies and labour practices. This seal of approval strengthens the company’s position as a market-leading employer.

The Top Employers Institute accredits companies around the world for the excellent working conditions they create for their professionals. To achieve this prestigious certification, participating companies must undergo a rigorous series of tests and meet certain standards of excellence.

A total of 94 companies were recognised in this edition, of which only four operate in the energy sector, which underscores the value of the work carried out by EDPR in this area.

João Manso Neto, CEO of EDP Renewables said: “This certification is a clear reflection of the robust labour practices adopted by the company, which are consistently aimed at attracting and retaining talent. This recognition motivates us to continue investing in our most valuable asset: the team”.