Media Release: LexisNexis South Africa Clinches Top Employer Certification for Second Year Running

05 February 2024 15:00

LexisNexis South Africa Clinches Top Employer Certification for Second Year Running

Legal technology company LexisNexis South Africa has been awarded the Top Employer Certification for the second consecutive year.

This accolade reflects the organisation's ongoing dedication to creating an exceptional work environment and its commitment to excellence in employee conditions.

This recognition involved a rigorous assessment by independent auditors and the Top Employers Institute, evaluating the company's people practices, strategies, and leadership.

Videsha Proothveerajh, CEO & Chairperson of the Board at LexisNexis South says: "Being honoured once again is a moment of pride for all of us. It reaffirms that our collective efforts in nurturing a positive, transparent, and empowering work culture have borne fruit.

At LexisNexis, we believe our people are our greatest asset, and we are committed to ensuring that each team member feels valued, respected, and inspired. This recognition motivates us to continue striving for excellence and innovation in all that we do."

LexisNexis South Africa excels in providing a nurturing environment where diversity of thought and a passion for winning are celebrated. Its commitment to boundarylessness, innovation, valuing people, and maintaining a sharp focus on customer needs sets it apart as an industry leader.

The company's Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment programs and commitment to diversity and equal employment opportunity also ensure a fair, inclusive, and growth-oriented workplace. In December 2023, LexisNexis South Africa were certified as a BBBEE Status – Level Two Contributor. By encouraging collaboration across functions, geographies, and cultures, LexisNexis South Africa fosters a dynamic and innovative work environment.

Contributing to the bigger societal picture, LexisNexis South Africa is passionate about making a meaningful impact on society and the rule of law. Through next-generation products and solutions, the company empowers legal professionals, corporations, and academic institutions, shaping a better future for South Africa and the African continent.

Building on this recognition, LexisNexis South Africa plans to leverage the Top Employer Certification to further solidify its position as a leader in the legal technology sector.

Says Proothveerajh: “The accolade not only serves as a testament to the company's exemplary work culture and employee-centric policies but also as a powerful tool in attracting top talent and fostering innovation. In the coming year, the company aims to harness this recognition to enhance its recruitment strategies, ensuring that it continues to attract and retain the brightest minds in the industry. This approach is aligned with the company's commitment to fostering a workplace where diversity of thought and innovation thrive, further solidifying its reputation as an employer of choice.”

Moving forward, LexisNexis also plans to leverage this recognition in its marketing and client engagement efforts, showcasing its commitment to creating a progressive and empowering work environment. This strategic approach is expected to not only enhance the company's market position but also to contribute significantly to its mission of driving positive societal change in South Africa.