Asseco named Top Employer
Asseco won the TOP Employers in Eastern Poland 2016 competition. This event accompanied the Eastern Economic Congress held in Białystok. Primary selection criteria were employer’s impact on the region’s economic development, its contribution to the labor market development, innovativeness, relations with employees, and its cooperation with the local community.
Nominations and recommendations for the Top Employers in Eastern Poland 2016 were made by local governments of particular voivodeships, marshals and presidents of voivodeship capital cities, as well as representatives of organizations implementing economic policies by attracting investors and entrepreneurship development.
Asseco Poland is currently the largest Polish IT company listed on the Warsaw Stock Exchange, and is the 6th largest software developer in Europe. It specializes in software development – more than half of banks operating in Poland use Asseco’s proprietary IT solutions. Asseco was founded 25 years ago by Adam Góral, who still heads the company and acts as the President of the Management Board. He remarks: “We started locally, but think globally". Solutions developed by the Asseco Group are now implemented in 54 countries around the Word. There are close to 21,000 employees, with around 5,000 of them in Poland. Forty five per cent of the workforce are women, whereas 35% of employees are programmers. Employees can take part in numerous trainings and language courses. Moreover, the company organizes apprenticeships and traineeships throughout the year. Asseco employees have access to medical care, group insurance, a loan fund, and those who love sports can join the Asseco Active Team. Employees also get involved in charity work through the annual We’re Helping event, as well as go on team building activities to celebrate the company successes.