Lam Receives Recognition for Corporate Reputation and Workplace Culture
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Feb 5, 2021

Technology has played a significant role in connecting us to the world this past year. We are proud to advance the technology that advances the world, while also building a culture that celebrates our employees. Below is a selection of corporate reputation and workplace culture awards Lam received in the fourth quarter of 2020 and in 2021.

Lam Earns Top Marks for LGBTQ Workplace Equity

For the second year in a row, Lam received a score of 100 on the Human Rights Campaign’s 2021 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), the nation’s foremost benchmarking survey and report measuring corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ workplace equality.

Lam joins the ranks of more than 700 major U.S. businesses that also earned top marks this year. The CEI rates companies on detailed criteria falling under four central pillars:

  • Non-discrimination policies across business entities;
  • Equitable benefits for LGBTQ workers and their families;
  • Supporting an inclusive culture; and,
  • Corporate social responsibility

“Lam strives to create a workplace where employees are valued and empowered to bring their full self,” said Antoinette Hamilton, Global Head of Inclusion and Diversity at Lam. “We are proud to receive a score of 100, signaling our continued commitment to inclusion and corporate social responsibility.”

To learn more about the report, visit

Lam Among World’s Most Admired Companies

Lam has once again been named among the world’s leading brands as one of Fortune’s 2021 World’s Most Admired Companies. This year, Lam ranked fifth on the global semiconductor industry rankings.

As in past years, to determine the best-regarded companies across 52 industries, Fortune partnered with Korn Ferry who asked executives, directors, and analysts to rate enterprises in their own industry on nine criteria, from investment value and quality of management and products to social responsibility and ability to attract talent. A company’s score must rank in the top half of its industry survey to be listed.

For complete rankings, visit Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies.

Lam has been recognized on other rankings in recent months, including Newsweek’s America’s Most Responsible Companies, Wall Street Journal’s Management Top 250, Investor Business Daily’s Best ESG Companies: Top 50 Stocks for Environmental, Social, and Governance Values, and Forbes’ World’s Best Employers. We are pleased to also share that Richard Gottscho, Executive Vice President, Chief Technology Officer, was named one of VLSI’s 2020 All Stars.

Lam Receives Regional Recognition for Our Corporate Culture

In addition to the awards listed above, the company has received recognition from local organizations on our corporate programs and practices.

award and trophy In October, our office in Villach, Austria was awarded the ÖGK BGF-Gütesiegel for the third time in a row. This award is a quality label for companies that go above and beyond to ensure their employees’ health and well-being.
two trophies In November, our operations in China were recognized with two awards from 51job, a human resource services provider, including Employer Excellence of China and Excellence in Learning and Development for our programs in talent development and diversified training.
award and trophy In November, Lam Manufacturing Korea received the Ministry of Employment and Labor’s Excellence and Innovation in the Workplace award for its efforts in introducing innovative techniques to conduct remote work.
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