Africa’s Leaders in HR 2020

Top Employers Institute is proud to present Africa’s 2020 ebook featuring the secrets of success behind Africa’s Top Employers.

With the constant change we are experiencing in the world of work and especially during the times of the COVID-19 crisis, employers need to constantly stay abreast with the latest movements in people strategies and practices. Many of our Top Employers have raised the global standard of HR excellence and set the benchmark for other organisations to follow. This ebook features a select few of our Top Employers’ personal insights and examples of their HR strategies and practices.


The select organisations featured in this ebook have all been certified externally by the Top Employers Institute having proven excellence in their employee conditions. They share their insights on the following subjects: 

  • Unilever - Dynamic Resource Allocation
  • Accenture - Leadership
  • EY - Organisation & Change
  • Vodacom - Digital HR
  • Sanlam - Employer Branding
  • Mondelēz - Talent Acquisition
  • AXA Egypt - Performance
  • Discovery - Learning
  • Becton Dickinson - Rewards & Recognition
  • Microsoft - Diversity & Inclusion

For a better world of work

Top Employers Institute is the global authority on recognising excellence in people practices. We help accelerate these practices to enrich the world of work. Through the Top Employers Institute certification programme, participating companies can be validated, certified, and recognised as an employer of choice. Established more than 29 years ago, Top Employers Institute has certified over 1 600 organisations in 119 countries. These certified Top Employers positively impact the lives of over 6 million employees globally.