EiDA16 Shortlisted Nominee

Diverse Company Award for Private Sector

Asda is one of the UK’s leading retailers, with over 165,000 dedicated colleagues, 640 stores and 26 depots nationwide. Employing a diverse team helps Asda to understand its customers better, resulting in a better standard of customer service. The dedication to Equality and Diversity is evident through its committed internal Network Groups which have been implemented to cover all strands of diversity. E,D & I is at the heart of Asda’s culture and because of this it was recently featured in the Stonewall Top 100 LGBT Employers List – testament to the incredible increase it has witnessed in engagement from transgender colleagues across the organisation. Asda is committed to maintaining an environment which engenders Diversity and Inclusion, and truly believes and understands that Diversity is not just a policy. Equality, Diversity & Inclusion is at the very centre of everything it does.

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