Engen was awarded the Top Employers South Africa certification.
  • Top Employers South Africa

What Top Employers say about themselves

Engen is an African-based energy group focused on the refining and marketing of petroleum, lubricants and functional fluids, chemicals and retail convenience services, through an extensive network of service stations across 7 countries* in southern Africa and the Indian Ocean Islands. With a history stretching back to 1881, and trading as Engen since 1993, we have grown our business from our roots in South Africa by leveraging the expertise of our employees to include manufacturing plants, distribution networks and retail service stations. Engen is majority owned by PETRONAS (74% holding), one of the world’s leading oil companies and a member of the FORTUNE 500. PHEMBANI, a black-controlled South African company focused on the broader energy sector, holds 21.2%, while a Phembani-led consortium holds the remaining 4.8%.

Number of employees: 3329
Number of active countries: 7

The research

Our comprehensive independent research revealed that Engen provides exceptional employee conditions, nurtures and develops talent throughout all levels of the organisation and has demonstrated its leadership status in the HR environment, always striving to optimise its employment practices and to develop its employees.

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