Unum wins Best Employers: Excellence in Health & Wellbeing Award

Unum was recognised for its commitment to advancing employee wellbeing through comprehensive and innovative benefits and initiatives at today’s Business Group on Health Best Employers: Excellence in Health & Wellbeing Awards. It was one of 50 large employers honoured with the prestigious award.

The award criteria assess applicants on their global approach in areas such as leadership, strategy and culture; holistic wellbeing (including mental health, financial security, physical health, social connectedness and job satisfaction); engagement; and the employee experience. 

The employers honoured with the Excellence in Global Health & Wellbeing Award achieved the accolade by meeting the needs of employees in multiple countries. Unum demonstrated a commitment to equity with mental, physical and financial health offerings, as well as a comprehensive wellbeing programme. This includes the UK’s multi-award-winning app Help@hand, which is available to all employees as well as Group Risk customers.

Ellen Kelsay, Business Group on Health president and CEO, said, “In the face of ongoing challenges, the award winners all enhance the lives of employees and their families through their innovative health and wellbeing programs. In addition, their employee programmes address critical issues such as health equity, social determinants of health and affordability, with an eye toward better health and well-being outcomes for everyone.”

Best Employers Excellence in Health & Well-being Award winner 2023

Mark Till, CEO of Unum UK added

“As a leading employee benefits provider, Unum is a place where people aspire to work and we pride ourselves on the support we offer our employees to enable them to feel engaged and perform at their best. This award for excellence in health and wellbeing is testament to the value we put on our all our staff and recognises our investments across our global employee wellbeing strategy.”