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We take pride in receiving external recognition for our achievements in DE&I. Since 2020 we have received over 75 DE&I awards, across 17 countries, highlighting the breadth of Shell’s footprint in DE&I.

In addition to the corporate awards listed below, we are also proud of individual staff members who have received various DE&I awards recognising their leadership, advocacy and contributions to advancing DE&I that are not listed here.

Please read more about our recent awards below. 

Our awards

  • Over 75 awards since 2020

  • 17 countries across 4 continents


Other awards

51Job – Employer Excellence of China – Model employee care (2020, 2021) 
Employer Club - Klub zamestnavatelu (Czechia) - Best Employer of the Year (2020, 2022) 
EXAME and Instituto Ethos (Brazil) - Most Diverse Energy Company 2020 
Felis Awards (Felis Ödülleri, Turkey) - Women Energy at Shell project was the winner in the Corporate Social Responsibility category (2020, 2021) 
Forbes Canada’s Best Employers for Diversity 2022 
Forbes: America’s best employers for Diversity 2022 
HERoes Advocate Executive Role Model List 2021 - Huibert Vigeveno 
Houston Minority Supplier Development Council (HMSDC) - MBE Development Award 2022 
Human Resources Online (Malaysia) - Gold Award - Employee Experience Award for Most Innovative and Sustainable Office Design category 2022
Human Resources Online (Malaysia) -Gold Award - Human Resources Excellence Award (HREA) for Excellence in HR Change Management 2021 
Human Rights Campaign Equidad MX – Best workplaces for LGBTQ+ Inclusion (2020, 2021, 2022) 
Korn Ferry and SWA Magazine (Indonesia) - Employer of Choice Survey award 2022
Leipin (China) – Work Different Employer – Beijing (2020, 2021)
LinkedIn Top Companies Malaysia 2022 - The 15 Best Workplaces (No.9) 
Randstad (Malaysia) – Most Attractive Company to Work For 2021 
Responsible Business Forum - Diversity IN Check - Best employers for Diversity & Inclusion management in Poland 2022 
STEM Workforce Diversity (USA) - Top 50 Employers 2022 
The GRADUAN Brand Awards - Malaysia's Top 3 Most Preferred Employer in Oil and Gas 2021 
The Graduates’ Choice Award (Malaysia) - 2022 Most Preferred Graduate Employers to Work For
UN Women’s Empowerment Principles (WEPs) National Awardee (Philippines): Gender Inclusive Workplace, Gender Responsive Marketplace 2020
Universum (China) - Most Attractive Employers - Support for gender equality (2020, 2022)
WBENC (Women’s Business Enterprise National Council) Top Corporation Award : Resiliency Edition – 2022: America’s Top Corporations for Women’s Business Enterprises 
Woman Engineer Magazine (USA) -Top 50 employers 2022 
Women Energizing Turkey Award 2022 - Exemplary Company Award in Energy
Women Friendly Brands Award (Turkey) - Winner, Awareness Award 2021
Women in Leadership in Latin America 2020
Working Mother & Avtar (India) - Most Inclusive Companies Index (MICI) - Exemplar of Inclusion (2020, 2021)

Read more about DE&I at Shell

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

At Shell, we are working to become one of the most diverse, equitable and inclusive organizations' in the world, a place where everyone feels valued and respected and has a strong sense of belonging.


Shell is working towards gender equality in our workforce.

Disability Inclusion and enABLEment

Shell is a place where people with disabilities can excel.


We are working to advance LGBT+ inclusion within Shell and the communities where we work.

Race & Ethnicity

We are working to address racial inequity and create an inclusive work environment where everyone feels valued.

Employee Resource Groups

Employee Resource Groups are a place to collaborate, support each other, celebrate successes and work with others to drive Shell's DE&I strategy.