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Aragen receives Great Place to Work certification for the 3rd consecutive year

February 07, 2022

Hyderabad: Aragen Life Sciences, a global research, development, and manufacturing solutions provider (CRO/CDMO), has been certified by Great Place to Work® (GPTW) institute as one of India’s top workplaces for the third year in a row. This makes Aragen one of the few companies in India to achieve consecutive GPTW certifications. The certificate, valid for the period February 2022 to February 2023, is given to companies that promote a better, more inclusive work environment that fosters high trust and performance culture.

Commenting on the certification, Manni Kantipudi, Chief Executive Officer, Aragen Life Sciences, said, “We are delighted to receive the GPTW certification for the third consecutive year. At Aragen, creating and nurturing a healthy work environment that empowers our employees to fulfill their career goals while also balancing their other commitments is our key priority and we continuously work towards it. This certification reflects our employees’ trust in the organization’s value proposition while also strengthening Aragen’s employer brand.”

88% of employees, who participated in the survey, have ranked Aragen as a great place to work. Being certified for three years in a row is a sign of Aragen’s “gold standard” workplace and culture and is indicative of the quality of life employees enjoy within the company. It is a validation of the company’s employee centricity, values, culture, and efforts to nurture its talent pool.

Research by the Great Place to Work® indicates that employees at certified organizations are 93% more likely to enjoy coming to work while job seekers are 4.5 times more likely to join the organization.

About Aragen: Aragen Life Sciences (formerly, GVK BIO), is a leading R&D and manufacturing solutions provider for the life sciences industries worldwide. It offers end-to-end integrated or standalone solutions for small and large molecules. Established in 2001, the Company operates through a network of sites located globally with a team of 3000+ scientists and 450+ PhDs. Its expertise and experience have enabled over 450 customers in advancing their research programs from discovery through commercialization. Aragen’s innovative mindset, infrastructure, flexible business models have enabled us to serve large pharma, biotech, agrochemical, animal health, and performance chemical industries globally. Visit for more details.

About Great Place to Work Certification™:
Great Place to Work® Certification is the most definitive ‘Employer-of-Choice’ recognition that organizations aspire to achieve. The certification is recognized the world over by employees and employers alike and is considered the ‘Gold Standard’ in identifying and recognizing Great Workplace Cultures. Every year, more than 10,000 organizations across 60 countries apply to get Great Place to Work–certified.