REVEALED: 25 best multinationals to work for

Great Place To Work Institute counts down the world's top multinational employers
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25. Mars

\n70,000 Employees

\nwww.mars.com

\nIndustry: Manufacturing & Production // Food products

\nHeadquarters: McLean, Virginia, United States

\nListed In: Argentina, Belgium, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Denmark, Finland, France, Greece, India, Ireland, Korea, The Netherlands, Spain

\nEmployee Growth: 3.5%

\nGlobal Revenues: $30 billion

\n1st Year as a Great Place To Work: 2008

\nWomen in Senior Management: 38%

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24. SC Johnson

\n13,000 Employees

\nwww.scjohnson.com

\nIndustry: Manufacturing & Production // Personal and Household goods

\nHeadquarters: Racine, Wisconsin, United States

\nListed In: Argentina, Canada, Chile, Germany, India, Italy, Mexico, The Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Venezuela

\nEmployee Growth: 1%

\nGlobal Revenues: $9 billion

\n1st Year as a Great Place To Work: 1984

\nWomen in Senior Management: 27%

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23. Quintiles

\n26,676 Employees

\nwww.quintiles.com

\nIndustry: Health Care // Services

\nHeadquarters: Durham, North Carolina, United States

\nListed In: Canada, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, Spain, United Kingdom

\nEmployee Growth: 12%

\nGlobal Revenues: $3 billion

\n1st Year as a Great Place To Work: 2003

\nWomen in Senior Management: 52%

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22. Novo Nordisk

\n33,970 Employees

\nwww.novonordisk.com

\nIndustry: Biotechnology & Pharmaceuticals

\nHeadquarters: Bagsværd, Denmark

\nListed In: Finland, India, Mexico, The Netherlands, Poland, United States

\nEmployee Growth: 4.5%

\nGlobal Revenues: $12.4 billion

\n1st Year as a Great Place To Work: 2001

\nWomen in Senior Management: 25%

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21. Cisco

\n66,599 Employees

\nwww.cisco.com

\nIndustry: Information Technology

\nHeadquarters: San Jose, California, United States

\nListed In: Brazil, Italy, Mexico, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland, United States

\nGlobal Revenues: $43.2 billion

\n1st Year as a Great Place To Work: 2001

\nWomen in Senior Management: 16%

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20. McDonald's

\n1,850,000 Employees

\nwww.mcdonalds.com

\nIndustry: Hospitality // Food and Beverage Service

\nHeadquarters: Oak Brook, Illinois, United States

\nListed In: Argentina, Belgium, Brazil, Central America, Chile, Colombia, Denmark, Ecuador, France, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, The Netherlands, Peru, Portugal, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Venezuela

\nEmployee Growth: 2.7%

\nGlobal Revenues: $27 billion

\n1st Year as a Great Place To Work: 1997

\nWomen in Senior Management: 31%

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19. Accor

\n160,000 Employees

\nwww.accor.com

\nIndustry: Hospitality // Hotel/Resort

\nHeadquarters: Paris, France

\nListed In: Argentina, Austria, Brazil, Chile, Mexico, Peru, United Kingdom

\nGlobal Revenues: $7.9 billion

\n1st Year as a Great Place To Work: 1997

\nWomen in Senior Management: 43%

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18. American Express

\n62,877 Employees

\nwww.americanexpress.com

\nIndustry: Financial Services & Insurance // Banking/Credit Services

\nHeadquarters: New York City, New York, United States

\nListed In: Argentina, India, Japan, Mexico, United States

\nEmployee Growth: 0%

\nGlobal Revenues: $30 billion

\n1st Year as a Great Place To Work: 2000

\nWomen in Senior Management: 33%

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17. General Mills

\n39,000 Employees

\nwww.generalmills.com

\nIndustry: Retail // Food/Grocery

\nHeadquarters: Golden Valley, Minnesota, United States

\nListed In: Canada, France, Greece, United Kingdom, United States

\nEmployee Growth: 11%

\nGlobal Revenues: $14.9 billion

\n1st Year as a Great Place To Work: 1984

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16. National Instruments

\n6,704 Employees

\nwww.ni.com

\nIndustry: Manufacturing & Production // Electronics

\nHeadquarters: Austin, Texas, United States

\nListed In: France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Mexico, United Kingdom, United States

\nEmployee Growth: 9%

\nGlobal Revenues: $1 billion

\n1st Year as a Great Place To Work: 2000

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15. Intel Corporation

\n104,116 Employees

\nwww.intel.com

\nIndustry: Information Technology // Hardware

\nHeadquarters: Santa Clara, California, United States

\nListed In: Argentina, India, Ireland, Japan, United States

\nEmployee Growth: 8.8%

\nGlobal Revenues: $54 billion

\n1st Year as a Great Place To Work: 1984

\nWomen in Senior Management: 14%

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14. Monsanto

\n21,255 Employees

\nwww.monsanto.com

\nIndustry: Manufacturing & Production // Chemicals

\nHeadquarters: Creve Coeur, Missouri, United States

\nListed In: Argentina, France, India, Ireland, Japan, United States

\nGlobal Revenues: $11.8 billion

\n1st Year as a Great Place To Work: 2000

\nWomen in Senior Management: 30%

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13. Telefonica

\n130,709 Employees

\nwww.telefonica.com

\nIndustry: Telecommunciations\nHeadquarters: Madrid, Spain

\nListed In: Argentina, Brazil, Central America, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Germany, Ireland, Mexico, Peru, Spain, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Venezuela

\nEmployee Growth: -3%

\nGlobal Revenues: $88 billion

\n1st Year as a Great Place To Work: 2005

\nWomen in Senior Management: 19%

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12. Ernst & Young

\n167,000 Employees

\nwww.ey.com

\nIndustry: Professional Services\nHeadquarters: London, United Kingdom

\nListed In: Australia, Canada, India, Mexico, United Kingdom, United States

\nEmployee Growth: 9.9%

\nGlobal Revenues: $24.4 billion

\n1st Year as a Great Place To Work: 1999

\nWomen in Senior Management: 34%

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11. PepsiCo

\n300,000 Employees

\nwww.pepsico.com

\nIndustry: Manufacturing & Production // Food products; beverages

\nHeadquarters: Purchase, New York, United States

\nListed In: France, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, The Netherlands, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay

\nGlobal Revenues: $66 billion

\n1st Year as a Great Place To Work: 2004

\nWomen in Senior Management: 31%

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10. Autodesk

\n7,254 Employees

\nwww.autodesk.com

\nIndustry: Information Technology // Software

\nHeadquarters: San Rafael, California, United States

\nListed In: Canada, Germany, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States

\nEmployee Growth: 4.2%

\nGlobal Revenues: $2 billion

\n1st Year as a Great Place To Work: 1999

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9. Diageo

\n25,000 Employees

\nwww.diageo.com

\nIndustry: Manufacturing & Production // Food products; beverages

\nHeadquarters: London, United Kingdom

\nListed In: Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, Germany, Ireland, Mexico, Nigeria, Venezuela

\nEmployee Growth: 8%

\nGlobal Revenues: $16.8 billion

\n1st Year as a Great Place To Work: 2002

\nWomen in Senior Management: 27%

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8. Wl Gore & Associates

\n10,059 Employees

\nwww.gore.com

\nIndustry: Manufacturing & Production

\nHeadquarters: Newark, Delaware, United States

\nListed In: France, Germany, Italy, Korea, United States

\nEmployee Growth: 6.8%

\nGlobal Revenues: $3 billion

\n1st Year as a Great Place To Work: 1984

\nWomen in Senior Management: 21%

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7. FedEx Express

\n151,344 Employees

\nwww.fedex.com

\nIndustry: Transportation // Package Transport

\nHeadquarters: Memphis, Tennessee, United States

\nListed In: Argentina, Belgium, Brazil, Chile, Central America, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, Spain, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates

\nEmployee Growth: 4.5%

\nGlobal Revenues: $26.5 billion

\n1st Year as a Great Place To Work: 1984

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6. Marriott

\n325,000 Employees

\nwww.marriott.com

\nIndustry: Hospitality // Hotel/Resort

\nHeadquarters: Bethesda, Maryland, United States

\nListed In: Brazil, India, Mexico, Peru, United Arab Emirates, United States

\nEmployee Growth: 2.7%

\nGlobal Revenues: $12.3 billion

\n1st Year as a Great Place To Work: 1998

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5. Microsoft

\n96,052 Employees

\nwww.microsoft.com

\nIndustry: Information Technology // Software

\nHeadquarters: Redmond, Washington, United States

\nListed In: Argentina, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Denmark, Finland, France, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Mexico, The Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States

\nEmployee Growth: 6.2%

\nGlobal Revenues: $73.7 billion

\n1st Year as a Great Place To Work: 1993

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4. Kimberly Clark

\n57,929 Employees

\nwww.kimberly-clark.com

\nIndustry: Manufacturing & Production // Personal and Household goods

\nHeadquarters: Irving, Texas, United States

\nListed In: Bolivia, Brazil, Central America, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, France, Peru, Venezuela

\nEmployee Growth: 1.6%

\nGlobal Revenues: $20.8 billion

\n1st Year as a Great Place To Work: 2003

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3. NetApp

\n12,643 Employees

\nwww.netapp.com

\nIndustry: Information Technology // Data Management

\nHeadquarters: Sunnyvale, California, United States

\nListed In: Australia, Canada, France, Germany, India, Japan, The Netherlands, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States

\nEmployee Growth: 7.6%

\nGlobal Revenues: $5.1 billion

\n1st Year as a Great Place To Work: 2008

\nWomen in Senior Management: 23%

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2. Google

\n34,311 Employees

\nwww.google.com

\nIndustry: Information Technology

\nHeadquarters: Mountain View, California, United States

\nListed In: Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, India, Ireland, Japan, United States

\nEmployee Growth: 19%

\nGlobal Revenues: $37.9 billion

\n1st Year as a Great Place To Work: 2006

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1. SAS Institute\n

\n13,268 Employees

\nwww.sas.com

\nIndustry: Information

Technology \nHeadquarters: Cary, North Carolina, United States

\nListed In: Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Finland, France, India, Italy, Mexico, The Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Sweden, Switzerland, United States

\nEmployee Growth: 6.2%

\nGlobal Revenues: $2.7 billion\n1st Year as a Great Place To Work: 1993