The Shard builder aims to attract the brightest and best staff at all levels and the Sunday Times found that 95 per cent of their employees would recommend Mace as a good place to work. The company’s male to female ratio is 72:28. This year it will host a celebrity cricket challenge in aid of WaterAid and BritOval. Many employees are also part of football, netball and softball teams. It was also named as an Investor in People for the third time last June.
Annual Turnover: £608 million in 2008.
Staff turnover: 11 per cent
Annual leave: 22+ days per cent
Career breaks: No
CN says: Prestigious and ambitious but supportive of staff.