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Employer of Choice Awards

Our people are our greatest asset. We strive to create a workplace that maximizes the full potential of our people by providing opportunities to advance and grow both professionally and personally.

Goldman Sachs Recognized by Forbes as one of the ‘World’s Best Employers’

As a talent-centric organization that relies on the strength of our people, Goldman Sachs is proud to be named to Forbes World’s Best Employers list. We were selected through a survey of 150,000 workers from 58 countries—taking into account every aspect of an employee’s experience.

Goldman Sachs Featured in Thrive Global’s Article, “At Goldman Sachs, Supporting People Is Top of Mind”

Core to our culture is supporting our people and our communities. We're honored to be featured in Thrive Global's article, focused on our culture of well-being and service as central to the Goldman Sachs experience. The firm performed particularly well in the Thrive XM Index in areas like parenthood, caregiving, connection, and belonging. Read More on

Goldman Sachs Named to 2020 People’s ‘50 Companies That Care’ List

The firm and our people seek ways to make a difference in the communities where we work and live – especially during times of crisis. We are honored to earn recognition from Great Place to Work and People as #38 on this year’s list. Read More on

Recent Awards

The Times Graduate Recruitment Awards (April 2022)
Ranked #1 employer in Investment Banking and #11 best overall employer

LinkedIn Top Companies (April 2022)
Listed among the 25 Best Workplaces to Grow Your Career in the UK

Forbes America’s Best Large Employers (February 2022)

NIKKEI Financial Most Popular Financial Services Employers Among Young People (November 2021)
Goldman Sachs ranked #1 both overall and in the non-Japanese firm categories of this inaugural list

Department of Defense Pro Patria Award (November 2021)
The award was presented to the firm’s office in Salt Lake City and represents the highest recognition that the State Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve Committee can bestow upon an employer

The Social Mobility Foundation’s Employer Index (November 2021)
Recognized as a Top 75 Employer

Forbes World’s Best Employers (October 2021)

Universum Top 50 World’s Most Attractive Employers (October 2021)

#11 by Business Students
#35 by Engineering Students
#13 by IT Students

Seramount 100 Best Companies for Working Parents (September 2021)

Seramount Best Companies for Dads (September 2021)

Universum’s National Most Attractive Employers Rankings (January – June 2021)
Ranked as a top employer across multiple disciplines (e.g., business, law, IT, engineering, humanities) in the following locations:

Hong Kong
United Kingdom

Indiggo Return on Leadership 100 (June 2021)
Ranked #2 for Return on Leadership (ROL), introducing ROL as the first of its kind purpose-driven leadership ranking in partnership with Fortune

The Times Top 50 Employers for Women UK (April 2021)

LinkedIn Japan’s Top Companies (April 2021)
Ranked #20

Dare2Compete Awards for India 2021 (April 2021)

Ranked #1 on the Top 10 Most Desirable Companies in Banking, Financial Services, Insurance Sector by business students
Ranked #8 on Dream Companies to Work For by engineering students

2021 Community Business’ Asia Employee Wellbeing Awards (March 2021)
Recognized with the Financial Wellbeing Award

Qualtrics Breakthrough Artists Awards (February 2021)
Named Employee Experience Breakthrough Artist for the firm’s data-driven approach in creating the best experiences for our people

LinkedIn Top Voices US Influencers List (November 2020)
David Solomon, chairman and chief executive officer, Ranked #13

meQuilibrium Resilience Awards (October 2020)
Recognized as The “Force Multiplier” Best Enterprise Strategy

PEOPLE Magazine Companies That Care (September 2020)
Ranked #38

The School Leaver Awards (September 2020)
Ranked #8 on the Top 150 Employers list

Working Mother 100 Best Companies (September 2020)

Dare2Compete Awards: B-School Employer Branding Report - Top 25 Dream Companies to Work For (June 2020)
Ranked #8

CSuite Digital Leadership Awards (June 2020)
David Solomon, chairman and chief executive officer, recognized as Best Leader on LinkedIn

CMHA Thriving at Work Accreditation (May 2020)

NAFE Top Companies for Executive Women (March 2020)

Vault Banking 50 (January 2020)
Ranked #1 in Prestige and #3 in the Banking 50