As an awarded LEADING EMPLOYER 2024, Springer Nature Group is among the TOP 1% of employers in the United States, UK and Germany.

In its kind, LEADING EMPLOYERS is the most comprehensive assessment of employer qualities. It is an independently conducted study based on millions of metadata.

The meta-analysis focuses on a holistic approach: not only certain perspectives or key topics are included in the employer evaluation, but rather the big picture, which is the key to identifying an outstanding employer. This comprises of employee satisfaction, working conditions, understanding of values, environmental awareness, reputation and much more.

Our staff and search robots undertake research, collect information and compile millions of data records from studies, statistics, review portals and reports. All sources used in the survey can be viewed publicly and transparently. Further details on the process and methodology are explained in the following short video.


“Springer Nature is a truly purpose-driven company; from our commitment to advancing knowledge, to our employer brand promises. We are incredibly proud of our global workforce who, through their talent, integrity and curiosity, drive progress forward every day. To be recognised as a LEADING EMPLOYER in three of the countries where many colleagues are working is testament to this. We remain dedicated to creating an environment in all of our 200 world-wide locations where every employee can thrive and succeed.”

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Gregor Karolus

Chief Human Resources Officer