Corprate Bias Ratings
HCLTech which is a global technology company, has not publicly terminated business relationships based on views or beliefs. HCLTech integrates ESG into all of its business practices, does not donate to religious organizations, and does not protect its employees from viewpoint discrimination. HCLTech advocates for the LGBTQ community by posting on social media and attending the Out &Equal workplace summit. HCLTech covers the cost of "medically necessary transition-related care" for its employees and their children. For these reasons, HCL Tech receives a Medium Risk rating.
Has denied service to customers, suppliers, or vendors due to their political views or religious beliefs OR corporately boycotts, divests, or sanctions regions, people groups, or industries.
HCLTech received a score of 90 on the Corporate Equality Index from the Human Rights Campaign (1). Among other requirements, this means the company has pledged to vet vendors for LGBTQ policies. HCLTech integrates ESG into all of its business practices (2). HCLTech has not publicly fired customers, suppliers, or vendors based on views or beliefs.
Charitable giving (including employee matching programs) policies or practices discriminate against charitable organizations based on views or religious beliefs.
Uses corporate reputation to support ideological causes and/or organizations hostile to freedom of expression.
The S&P Global Sustainability Yearbook 2023 named HCLTech an ‘Industry Mover’ due to its ESG practices and signed the CEO Action for Diversity and Inclusion pledge (1)(2). HCLTech advocated for the LGBTQ community by supporting Transgender Visibility Day, its diversity pillars, and its partnership at the Out & Equal Workplace Summit (3)(4)(5)(6).
All links were last accessed and all information was updated on:
August 27, 2023
Company reports are intended for educational use only. Full Disclaimer