Meliá Hotels International heads the MERCO ranking again
The hotel chain is positioned as one of the leading companies in terms of sustainability
The ranking prepared by MERCO, a leading organization in the evaluation of business reputation, integrates the perception and assessment of different groups, including experts from the ESG (Environmental, Social & Governance) field. Through more than 43,000 surveys and various sources of information, the opinions of these stakeholders are collected and compared on different variables, such as transparency and good governance, responsibility towards employees, or commitment to the community. In this way, MERCO manages to identify which are the most responsible companies, in addition to the main challenges and strengths in sustainability.
As a result of this exhaustive evaluation, thanks to its firm commitment to sustainability, Meliá Hotels International has positioned itself as one of the most responsible companies in Spain and maintains its leadership in the tourism sector. This recognition is added to others that the hotel company has obtained as the second most sustainable hotel company in the world - first in Europe - according to the Corporate Sustainability Assessment of S&P Global 2022.
One of the main corporate challenges identified by MERCO Responsibility ESG is the commitment against climate change. In this line, Meliá Hotels International has extensive experience. In addition, Merco ESG Responsibility also highlights that, according to the ESG experts consulted, responsibility towards employees is the main strength of the most sustainable companies. In this sense, Meliá Hotels International once again stands out thanks to the progress made in recent years with the commitment to offer the best working environment, based on equality and diversity. Recognized as a Top Employer Brand in Spain, Mexico and the Dominican Republic and as Europe's Diversity Leader 2021 by the Financial Times, Meliá also leads the recently published MERCO Talent ranking in its sector.