Hanover, 6 December 2017

Recognised for excellent health management: TUI Group wins Corporate Health Award

  • Highly commended for holistic and strategic approach
  • Focus on individual employees and their personal life situation

TUI Group has received the Corporate Health Award for its corporate health management programme in Germany. The jury commended in particular the holistic approach and strategic role of the programme as part of TUI’s HR strategy. TUI offers focused initiatives to help its employees stay healthy, based on a combination of statutory services and comprehensive voluntary offerings. From health courses for apprentices all the way to Healthy Leadership programmes for executives and support for employees caring for family members, TUI offers courses and counselling activities along its employees’ entire career paths.

“TUI stands for a holistic approach to corporate health management. We combine prevention, sports, psychological health and support for our employees in challenging life situations. They are a key component to reach our goal of being an attractive employer”, says Sinan Selen, Director of Security, Health & Safety TUI Group.

The Corporate Health Award acknowledges TUI Group’s corporate health management programme in Hanover, where around 3,500 employees benefit from its offerings. The programme is also available to around 6,500 employees in other locations and travel agencies across Germany. “The Corporate Health Award confirms our integrated approach focusing on individual employees and their personal life situations. The next step will be to roll out this approach to all 67,000 TUI Group employees“, Sinan Selen explains.

The Corporate Health Award is an initiative launched by EuPD Research Sustainable Management, Handelsblatt and ias-Gruppe. It is run under the aegis of the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy. Through qualified audits, consultation and awards, it promotes the role of corporate health management in Germany. Leading experts from science, business and health management support the development and implementation of the Corporate Health Award. The high-calibre expert advisory council reviews and analyses the results of the audits and selects the top companies in each of 13 categories following in-depth examination.

About TUI Group

TUI Group is the world’s number one tourism group operating in around 180 destinations worldwide. The company is domiciled in Germany. The TUI Group’s share is listed in the FTSE 100 index, the leading index of the London Stock Exchange, and in the German open market. In financial year 2018, TUI Group recorded turnover of €18.5bn and an operating result of €1.177bn. The Group employs 70,000 people in more than 100 countries. TUI offers its around 27 million customers, including 21 million in the national organisations in Europe, comprehensive services from a single source. It covers the entire tourism value chain under one roof. This comprises around 330 Group-owned hotels and resorts with premium brands such as RIU and Robinson as well as 17 cruise ships ranging from the MS Europa and MS Europa 2 luxury class vessels to the “Mein Schiff” fleet of TUI Cruises and the vessels of Marella Cruises in the UK. The Group also includes leading international tour operator brands, 1,600 travel agencies in Europe and five European leisure airlines with around 150 modern medium- and long-haul aircraft. Global responsibility for sustainable economic, ecological and social activity is a key feature of our corporate culture. TUI Care Foundation was founded in 2015 and supports the positive impacts of tourism, learning and education and strengthening of environmental and social standards. It contributes to the development of holiday destinations. Today, the TUI Care Foundation is active in more than 20 countries worldwide and initiates projects creating opportunities for the next generation.