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Legal & General crowned ‘Britain’s Most Admired Company 2023’

For the second year in a row, Legal & General has been announced as Britain’s Most Admired Company for 2023, ranking top among FTSE listed companies in the UK spanning 28 different sectors.

12 Mar 2024

Full press release from BMAC

We are the only company to consecutively win overall “Britain’s Most Admired Company” since 2013 and the first Financial Services company to be recognised in the study’s 33 year-history.

We performed strongly across all measures of reputation in Britain’s Most Admired Companies 2023 study, securing the highest ratings of all companies, regardless of sector, for Inspirational Leadership and Effective Corporate Governance. Out of all 251 companies, we came top 11 in 11 of the measures of overall reputation and top 3 in 5 of the measures of overall reputation. 

António Simões, CEO of Legal & General said:

"it is an honour to be recognised as Britain's Most Admired Company for the second consecutive year. Since I joined the business in January, I have been impressed by our authentic sense of purpose, talented people and performance track record. This award is testament to the vision and commitment of our teams to delivering positive outcomes for society, our customers and our shareholders, and it is great to see them recognised by peers and other close observers of our business. My congratulations also to the other category winners, who are each making a strong contribution to building the reputation and role of business as a force for good.”