Human resources awards


Amadeus is honoured to have received numerous awards for demonstrating the highest standards of human resource practices and a continued commitment to ensuring that our working environment, employee conditions and personal development opportunities remain first-class. 
We consider our people as our number one asset and are privileged to count on exceptional staff in all corners of the world.  It is testament to our long-term investment in their well-being and training that we have become an esteemed and valued employer on a global scale, attracting the industry's most talented individuals. 
Our awards in human resources achievements come from such reputable organisations as 'Top Employers Institute' and 'Capital Magazine', which rank us highly in areas such as: work conditions, work-life balance, gender equality and driving people-orientated results.   
Please read more about our HR awards below. 


2017 Awards 

Times Ascent Dream Companies to Work For
This is a platform facilitated by the World HRD Congress, where companies that have best in class people practices are awarded and recognised for their efforts. Every year more than 750 companies participate and the top 50 companies are recognised at an event help in Mumbai, in the presence of leaders from the HR fraternity. The jury consists of individuals who have been in the industry for decades and have established themselves as leaders in the Indian HR fraternity.
Great Place to Work – Amadeus Labs certified as a Great Place to Work
Great Place to Work® Certification is one of the most prestigious achievements for any organisation across the globe. For an organisation to get certified, 70% or more of its employee respondents should rate the organisation as a great workplace and its people practices should be rated 2.5 or more on a 5 point scale by Great Place to Work® Institute.
Zinnov Awards – Winner of Technical Role Model – Parimala Hariprasad
The Zinnov Awards recognises and celebrates stalwarts in the technology space. The Technical Role Model category is an individual contributor award and recognises those individuals who are technology stalwarts and have served by example and inspired individuals within their organisation and beyond to follow a technical career path. The winners are selected by a panel of jury comprising of eminent senior members from the technology ecosystem and included senior stakeholders from Ericsson, EMC, NetApp, PayPal, Samsung, Intel Security, etc.
Asian Leadership Awards – Winner of Promoting Health in the Workplace
The Asian Leadership Awards (ALA) salutes remarkable business leaders and organisations in Asia for their continuing commitment to excellence, developing best practices and innovative strategies.
Top HR teams
Amadeus’ HR team remains a top contender in terms of promoting L&D. The team of 35 professionals holds responsibility for 1,700 diverse employees based in 10 countries. With travel at the heart of the organisation, Amadeus offers its employees opportunities to develop careers through secondments to their global locations. 
Universum Most Attractive Employer - University students - Spain 2017
Most attractive employers according to 22 000 university students in Spain, the ranking is divided into 5 categories whereof your company performs better amongst Business and humanities students. Total of 135 employers evaluated.
Best Business Practices in Job Creation
Amadeus took home the award for Best Business Practices in job creation in the 3rd edition of the KPMG and El Confidencial best business practices awards. Blog post
Top Employer in Spain, Germany, UK, Australia and Thailand 2017
Amadeus commitment has been recognised externally by the Top Employers Institute in several locations. Amadeus UK is being certified for the second consecutive year, while Amadeus Germany and Amadeus Spain are being certified for the fourth and fifth consecutive years respectively. Amadeus has been named a Top Employer in Thailand for a second consecutive year, as well as a Top Employer in Australia for 2017. Blog post

2016 Awards

The Golden Globe Tiger Awards 2016 - Winner of Best Induction Programme
The Excellence in Training and Development Award is organised by the Human Resources Development Management Committee of the World HRD Congress. It is the only award of its kind in India that gives public recognition of achievements in training and development to individuals as well as companies, whether large or small and whatever the nature of their businesses or services.
Amadeus recognised as a top employer in Spain, Germany, UK, and Thailand
Amadeus was awarded Top Employers 2016 Certification in Spain for the fourth consecutive year, in Germany at our Data Centre for the third consecutive year, and for the first time ever, in Thailand at our Bangkok regional office. Our UK & Ireland Amadeus Commercial Office also received an award.  Blog post
Best Employer
Amadeus was rated a 2016 Best Employer by Capital Magazine, and the fifth best technology company to work for in France, above Microsoft and SAP. Blog post
Company culture award
Amadeus CEO Luis Maroto earns recognition for fostering strong company culture by Expansion Magazine. A few examples of  our corporate initiatives in this arena include global engagement surveys, talent management, award winning share match plans, leadership programs with the world’s leading universities and innovative gamification tools. Blog post
Special Mention: Innovation in the XX Edition of Human Capital Awards
Amadeus Spain was awarded in the XX Human Capital awards by Wolters Kluwer. We received a Special Mention in Innovation for the process of cultural transformation experienced in recent years and to adapt to the changes that have occurred in the market which has allowed it to maintain its leadership position, based In 4 values: excellence in what they do, teamwork, customer orientation and responsibility in daily work.
VII Edition of the International Award for Best Business Model 2016
Amadeus Spain, has received a special mention to the commercial and customer strategy in the VII Edition of the international award for the best business model 2016 for its proximity to the customer, the focus on employee talent and innovation. Press release

2015 Awards

Best Employer 2015
Amadeus ranked N°1 in the IT Category and 33rd place at national level. Over 30,000 employees were asked to give their opinion on the HR policy of their firm, focusing on 8 criteria: work conditions, work-life balance, loyalty of the hierarchy, training, gender equality, career evolution, restauration and whether they felt proud of working for their company. The top ranking companies are the ones with the most interesting initiatives in these areas. Blog post
Family Responsible Certificate (EFR)
Amadeus IT Group was awarded with EFR certificate in 2015. This certificate, sponsored by the Másfamilia Foundation, and supported by the Ministry of Health and Social Policy, is an official recognition for those organizations whose culture is based on a work-life balance philosophy  and firmly promote an all-inclusive management system based on mutual commitment, harmony,  respect and  flexibility.

HR awards photo gallery:

    • Our colleagues in Australia and Thailand receiving the Top Employer awards in 2017

    • Valle Rodriguez (Director, HR Madrid & Global HRBP Corporate Functions) collects the Top Employer award in 2016.

    • Our colleagues of the Spanish ACO were awarded at the 20th Edition of the Human capital awards

    • Luis Maroto, Amadeus CEO, receives the award for fostering strong company culture by Expansion Magazine