Ethisphere names Thrivent as one of the 2023 World’s Most Ethical Companies for the 12th consecutive year
Recognition honors companies demonstrating business integrity through best-in-class ethics, compliance, and governance practices
March 13, 2023
MINNEAPOLIS – Thrivent, a Fortune 500 diversified financial services organization, has been recognized by Ethisphere, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as one of the 2023 World’s Most Ethical Companies.
Thrivent has been recognized for 12 consecutive years and is one of only seven honorees in the financial services industry on the list. In 2023, 135 honorees were recognized spanning 19 countries and 46 industries.
“Thrivent was founded more than 120 years ago to help our members live lives of service and faith, and we’re unique in our focus on generosity and service to the community. One of our core company values is that ‘We Do What’s Right,’ and it’s embedded in our team culture and in the way we do business,” said Terry Rasmussen, president and CEO of Thrivent. “We appreciate the recognition as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere, and we’re proud to be recognized with this distinction for the 12th consecutive year. Our high standard of business ethics and culture of integrity remain at the forefront of Thrivent as we help our millions of clients nationwide meet their financial goals and lead lives of service and faith.”
“Ethics matters. Organizations that commit to business integrity through robust programs and practices not only elevate standards and expectations for all, but also have better long-term performance,” said Ethisphere CEO, Erica Salmon Byrne. “We continue to be inspired by the World’s Most Ethical Companies honorees and their dedication to making real impact for their stakeholders and displaying exemplary values-based leadership. Congratulations to Thrivent for earning a place in the World’s Most Ethical Companies community.”
Methodology & Scoring
Grounded in Ethisphere’s proprietary Ethics Quotient®, the World’s Most Ethical Companies assessment process includes more than 200 questions on culture, environmental and social practices, ethics and compliance activities, governance, diversity, and initiatives that support a strong value chain. The process serves as an operating framework to capture and codify the leading practices of organizations across industries and around the globe.
To view the full list of this year’s honorees, please visit the World’s Most Ethical Companies website, at https://worldsmostethicalcompanies.com/honorees.