ISS and PwC Workplace Team Honoured with Dual Accolades at Business Culture Awards 2023

On Wednesday 15th November 2023, key influencers from HR and business joined together in celebrating this year's Winners, Highly Commended organisations and Finalists at the Grand Connaught Rooms in London for the 2023 Business Culture Awards.


Congratulations to ISS and PwC Workplace team for clinching two prestigious awards – Best Corporate Sustainability Initiative and Best Talent Approach.

The Business Culture Awards, renowned for celebrating innovative workplace practices, acknowledged the team's remarkable dedication to shaping an exemplary workplace culture. Their commitment to nurturing a culture of success through talent development, continuous improvement, wellbeing, and inclusivity was evident in these significant recognitions.

In the CSR category, judges applauded the team's initiative, praising their investment in Placemakers' growth through apprenticeships, industry-recognised certifications, and community volunteering. They remarked, "A crisply defined challenge supported by a clear demonstration of the work done, and the results achieved," highlighting the uniqueness and purpose behind their approach.

Regarding Talent Approach, judges appreciated the team's meticulous review of crucial employee touchpoints encompassing rewards, organisational design, and wellbeing. "I appreciated the respectful and inclusive approach taken throughout the journey," remarked one judge, recognising the team's involvement and empowerment of employees.

The ISS and PwC Workplace team's commitment to enhancing workplace practices and fostering a culture of success among Placemakers has positioned them as industry leaders, setting an clear standard for workplace excellence and innovation within the Professional Service sector.

Speaking after the event, Simon Taylor CIWFM PwC - Operations Leader Infrastructure & Workplace Solutions said:

“The recognition for ISS and the PwC Workplace Team at the Business Culture Awards reflects our commitment not only to nurturing a vibrant workplace culture but also to our dedication to Social Value and Talent development. This acknowledgment at the awards reaffirms our collective efforts in driving impactful initiatives that benefit our community, environment, and our valued team. Driven by our values, this is a great example of us delivering on our purpose.”

Andrew Wilkinson, Chief Operating Officer ISS UK and Ireland added:

“I'm immensely proud of ISS and PwC's joint success, emphasizing workplace wellbeing and social impact. With our Placemakers at the heart of our efforts, this achievement underscores our commitment to a purpose-driven culture within the FM sector.”