NTT DATA SINGAPORE was awarded the Enabling Mark (Silver) for its efforts in being an inclusive organization that champions disability-inclusive hiring. The inaugural Enabling Mark Awards Ceremony was held at the Istana and graced by President Halimah Yacob. The award recognises management staff who have made commendable efforts in integrating employees with disabilities at the workplace.
“We would like to thank SG Enable for acknowledging our efforts in being an inclusive-hiring organization. We truly believe in the value of each and every individual, and are proud to be able to receive the Enabling Mark in such a short time. This is a testament to our ongoing commitment to helping enabled persons achieve meaningful employment. It has been a great learning journey for us and we are grateful to work with these amazing individuals, alongside our partners and the team at SG Enable.”, said Jean Chua, who leads Diversity and Inclusion at NTT DATA.
The Enabling Mark supports organizations with disability-inclusive hiring and strongly encourages more employers to build an inclusive workforce by creating an innovative and reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities, with the ultimate aim of fostering a respectful, collaborative environment where individuals can thrive.
Krishnappan Ramanathan, Managing Director at NTT DATA SINGAPORE added, “Respecting diversity is one of the key pillars of NTT DATA’s vision, and our aim is to help maximize each individual’s capabilities, which in turn enhances corporate vitality. As an organization, we place great significance on creating an environment where a variety of different voices are encouraged and heard. We will continue to do our best to support our stakeholders and partners to adopt the best practices, in building an inclusive workforce throughout the value chain of our business operations.”
NTT DATA – part of NTT Group – is a trusted global innovator of IT and business services headquartered in Tokyo. We help clients transform through consulting, industry solutions, business process services, digital & IT modernization and managed services. NTT DATA enables them, as well as society, to move confidently into the digital future. We are committed to our clients’ long-term success and combine global reach with local client attention to serve them in over 50 countries around the globe. Visit us at https://www.nttdata.com/sg/en/ to read about our D & I program.