SsangYong Motor UK awarded coveted Investors in People silver accreditation

Kevin Griffin holding Investor in People silver accreditation plaque

SsangYong Motor UK is delighted to announce that it has been awarded by Investors in People, the “We invest in people” silver accreditation. Working closely with SsangYong Motor UK, Investors in People has recognised the company’s success as a high-achiever and business-leader, noting its engaging impact in people management, leadership and development.

The “We invest in people” framework defines the dynamic to lead, support, and manage people effectively to achieve sustainable results, and to continually improve as an organisation. Having surpassed the core accredited award, SsangYong Motor UK has secured the coveted silver award in the first attempt.

Kevin Griffin, managing director at SsangYong Motor UK:

“The team is justifiably proud of this achievement, and we are committed not only to maintaining the silver standard, but to exceeding it in the future. We have been working with Investors in People because we recognise that our people are our biggest asset, and we’re determined to improve the way we manage, develop, and lead our staff."

"The Investors in People accreditation programme tells us what we are doing well and how we can improve as part of a process of continuous improvement as an employer. Most of all, I would like to congratulate and celebrate all our staff for this accomplishment!”

Our Accreditation

The Investors in People, “We invest in people” silver accreditation acknowledges that SsangYong Motor UK has established practices for the range of impact criteria set out in the framework, and demonstrates consistent engagement, and activation throughout these practices. The framework covers business strategy, learning and development strategy, people management strategy, leadership and management strategy, management effectiveness, recognition and reward, involvement and empowerment, learning and development, performance measurement and continuous improvement.

SsangYong Rexton car in the street
SsangYong Musso in woodland area
Silver is a great level as a first baseline for SsangYong Motor UK. They have proven processes in place demonstrate good engagement. We look forward to working with the team as they develop further in their Investors in People journey.
Gwen Powell Investors In People practitioner