– Our people are at the center of everything we do at Flex
Sustainability is deeply embedded within Flex’s DNA. As a manufacturing partner of choice that helps a diverse customer base design and build products that improve the world, Flex drives disciplined practices that address broader environmental and social challenges of our world.
With people at the heart of its operations, Flex fosters a culture of inclusion rooted in understanding and mutual respect. In Malaysia, Flex has been recognized by PERKESO as one of the largest employers of People with Disabilities (PwD) with over 270 PwD employees employed across its facilities in Johor and Penang. As a champion of diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI), Flex Malaysia was recognized in 2022 as a ‘PwD Caring Employer’ by YAB Dato’ Sri Ismail Sabri Bin Yaakob, Prime Minister of Malaysia. Furthermore, for the fourth consecutive year since 2019, Flex Malaysia won the Sustainability & CSR Malaysia Awards. This year, Flex’s sites in Malaysia were named ‘Company of the Year’ in the manufacturing category and earned the ‘Long-standing Excellence in Sustainability Award’ for demonstrating enduring excellence in sustainability. As a testament to Flex’s unwavering sustainability efforts, Flex Malaysia was also bestowed a Gold Award in the HR Excellence Award 2022 for their Excellence in CSR Strategy.
Believing in a holistic view of employee wellness and career fulfillment, Flex is one of the few technology companies in the country to fully sponsor their employees’ tertiary education. To date, more than 843 Flex employees have completed their master’s, diploma, and certificate programs. Flex recognizes that prioritizing employee health, safety, inclusion, and development is not only the right thing to do, but an imperative to enabling each employee to flourish and reach their full potential.