The 2020 World’s Most Ethical Companies® Honoree List

In 2020, 131 companies are recognized for setting the global standards of
business integrity and corporate citizenship.

The honorees span 21 countries and 50 industries and includes 14 first-time honorees and seven companies that have been named to the list every year since it’s inception.

Number of employees

Industrial Manufacturing
96,000
United States

NYSE: MMM

Non-Profit Business Services
2,300
United States
Consulting Services
505,000
Ireland

NYSE: ACN

Food, Beverage & Agriculture
40,000
United States

NYSE: ADM

Accident & Life Insurance
10,000
United States

NYSW: AFL

Life Insurance
2,200
United States
Property & Casualty Insurance
50,000
United States

NYSE: ALL

Automotive
160,000
United Kingdom

NYSE: APTV

Electronics & Semiconductors
6,603
United Kingdom
Telecomm
245,000
United States

NYSE: T

Energy & Utilities
6,685
United States

NYSE: AGR

Energy & Utilities
1,766
United States

NYSE: AVA

Electronic Components
15,000
United States

Nasdaq: AVT

Healthcare Providers
23,000
United States
Retail
125,000
United States

NYSE: BBY

Health Insurance
6,800
United States
Banking
45,736
Canada

NYSE: BMO

Consulting Services
27,000
United States

NYSE: BAH

Health Insurance
4,900
United States
Imaging Technology
2,096
United States

NYSE: CAJ

Consulting Services
France

EURONEXT France: CAP

Energy & Utilities
818
Canada

TSX: CPX

Health Insurance
5,515
United States
Real Estate
90,000
United States

NYSE: CBRE

Construction & Building Materials
Guatemala
Healthcare Providers
66,000
United States
Consumer Products
34,127
United States

NYSE: CL

Automotive
28,000
United States

NYSE: CPS

Healthcare Providers
10,721
Canada
Automotive
58,600
United States

NYSE: CMI

Industrial Manufacturing
73,489
United States

NYSE: DE

Technology
157,000
United States

NYSE: DELL

Real Estate
840
Thailand
Chemicals
14,500
United States

NYSE: EMN

Industrial Manufacturing
101,000
Ireland

NYSE: ETN

Chemicals
49,000
United States

NYSE: ECL

Energy & Utilities
11,631
Portugal

EURONEXT Portugal: EDP

Medical Devices
14,000
United States

NYSE: EW

Medical Devices
4,000
Sweden

NASDAQ Stockholm: EKTA-B.ST

Pharmaceuticals
33,625
United States

NYSE: LLY

Engineering & Design Services
53,000
United States

NYSE: FLR

Metals, Minerals & Mining
5,482
Mexico

LSE: FRES

Insurance Brokers
33,247
United States

NYSE: AJG

Automotive
164,000
United States

NYSE: GM

Construction & Building Materials
498
United States
Construction & Building Materials
7,200
United States

NYSE: GVA

Food, Beverage & Agriculture
136,000
Mexico

BMV: BIMBOA

Apparel
148,000
Sweden

NASDAQ Stockholm: HMB

Consumer Products
5,288
United States

NASDAQ: HAS

Health Insurance
24,000
United States
Healthcare Products
19,000
United States

NASDAQ: HSIC

Transportation & Logistics
38,000
United States

NYSE: HTZ

Technology
60,000
United States

NYSE: HPE

Lodging & Hospitality
169,000
United States

NYSE: HLT

Industrial Manufacturing
110,000
United States

NYSE: HON

Technology
55,000
United States

NYSE: HPQ

Energy & Utilities
34,000
Spain

BMAD: IBE

Food, Beverage & Agriculture
1,290
Italy
Food, Beverage & Agriculture
11,000
United States

NYSE: INGR

Electronics & Semiconductors
110,000
United States

NASDAQ: INTC

Information Technology Services
350,600
United States

NYSE: IBM

Forestry, Paper & Packaging
52,000
United States

NYSE: IP

Real Estate
93,000
United States

NYSE: JLL

Industrial Manufacturing
105,000
United States

NYSE: JCI

Integrated Healthcare System
218,297
United States
Health & Beauty
33,664
Japan

TYO: 4452

Food, Beverage & Agriculture
33,000
United States

NYSE: K

Consumer Products
40,000
United States

NYSE: KMB

Retail
130,000
United States

NYSE: KSS

Health & Beauty
86,000
France

EURONEXT Paris: OR

Information Technology Services
36,000
United States

NYSE: LDOS

Machine Tools & Accessories
11,000
United States

NASDAQ: LECO

Technology
16,000
United States

NYSE: LNKD

Staffing & Outsourcing Services
28,000
United States

NYSE: MAN

Insurance
14,800
United States
Payment Services
14,800
United States

NYSE: MA

Technology
151,163
United States

NASDAQ: MSFT

Industrial Manufacturing
8,000
United States
Energy & Utilities
22,576
United Kingdom

NYSE: NGG

Health & Beauty
6,600
Brazil

B3: NTCO3

Energy & Utilities
14,800
United States

NYSE: NEE

Scientific & Technical Services
1,100
United States
Telecomm
100,000
Finland

NYSE: NOK

Water & Sewerage Utility
3,146
United Kingdom
Banking
2,709
United States

NASDAQ: ONB

Electronics & Semiconductors
36,000
United States

NASDAQ: ON

Industrial Manufacturing
15,000
United States

NYSE: OSK

Construction & Building Materials
20,000
United States

NYSE: OC

Insurance
3,879
United States
Engineering & Design Services
16,000
United States

NYSE: PSN

Staffing & Outsourcing Services
15,000
United States

NASDAQ: PAYX

Food, Beverage & Agriculture
267,000
United States

NASDAQ: PEP

Oil & Gas, Renewables
21,953
Poland

WSE: PKN

Business Services
2,300
United States

NASDAQ: PINC

Financial Services
17,411
United States

NASDAQ: PFG

Financial Services
50,492
United States

NYSE: PRU

Real Estate
10,150
United States

NYSE: RLGY

Environmental Services
36,000
United States

NYSE: RSG

Diversified Machinery
23,000
United States

NYSE: ROK

Leisure & Recreation
77,000
United States

NYSE: RCL

Scientific & Technical Services
5,747
United States
Software & Services
47,677
United States

NYSE: CRM

Metals, Minerals & Mining
3,363
United States

NASDAQ: SCHN

Oil & Gas, Renewables
1,100
Ecuador
Conglomerate
114,400
Japan

NYSE: SNE

Telecomm
52,000
United States

NASDAQ: TMUS

Metals, Minerals & Mining
33,000
India

NSE: TATASTEEL

Electronics & Semiconductors
78,000
Switzerland

NYSE: TEL

Banking
530
Australia
Software & Services
10,000
United States

NYSE: TDC

Energy & Utilities
9,000
United States

NYSE: AES

Insurance
19,000
United States

NYSE: HIG

Healthcare Providers
7,800
United States
Industrial Manufacturing
18,000
United States

NYSE: TKR

Financial Services
5,949
United States
Financial Services
17,500
United States
Banking
74,000
United States

NYSE: USB

Healthcare Providers
28,000
United States
Integrated Healthcare System
89,000
United States
Insurance
35,071
United States
Apparel
50,000
United States

NYSE: VFC

Payment Services
20,000
United States

NYSE: V

Business Services
3,500
United States
Financial Services
6,000
United States

NYSE: VOYA

Environmental Services
45,000
United States

NYSE: WM

Technology
61,000
United States

NASDAQ: WDC

Forestry, Paper & Packaging
9,400
United States

NYSE: WY

Sourcing Services
1,000
Hong Kong
Information Technology Services
171,425
India

NYSE: WIT

Lodging & Hospitality
16,200
United States

NYSE: WH

Energy & Utilities
11,300
United States

NASDAQ: XEL