Arjun Mallik, Regional CEO of Prudential Eastern and Central Africa. Courtesy photo

Prudential Assurance Uganda Limited and PricewaterhouseCoopers Limited (PwC) have launched the Prudential Best HR Practices Survey 2021, at Kampala Serena Hotel.

The Prudential Best HR Practices Survey seeks to highlight key opportunities as well as share best employment practices and recognise organisations that are championing best employment practices in the country. This initiative was held in partnership with the Uganda Investment Authority, Human Capital International, Private Sector Foundation Uganda (PSFU), and the Federation of Uganda Employers (FUE).

Speaking at the launch, Mr Arjun Mallik, the regional chief executive officer of Prudential Eastern and Central Africa, highlighted the importance of prioritising and promoting best employment practices as a key factor in building a productive workforce.

“We strive to create a work environment where our diverse and talented team can bring their authentic selves to the workplace to create, innovate, learn and grow,”  Mr Mallik said.

The Prudential Best HR Practices Survey is an opportunity for employers to learn and share experiences to improve outcomes for our customers, colleagues and industries,” he observed.

Speaking at the event, Prudential Board chairman, Apollo Makubuya said, “Prudential’s Purpose is to help people make the most of life. This translates beyond our services but also to employment. This initiative is an effort by Prudential to champion this conversation in the market and offer a platform where organisations can learn from each other and offer knowledge for the betterment of the labour market.”