Sheffield B.Braun Medical boss Hans Hux has joined an elite 36-strong Club of the Best among 50,000 global employees for growing the business, investing in staff and doing his bit for charity.
Since 2000 sales at the company, based at Chapeltown, have grown from £40m to £146m. It was awarded the highest Investors in People Champion status in 2013. The firm also has an extensive corporate social responsibility programme.
Mr Hux, said: “It’s anhonour. However, I cannot accept it without thanking each and every one of our employees here in Sheffield and throughout the UK.
“The company has developed me in many ways, both personally and professionally, and its success is down to the achievements of the UK team as a whole.
“Every one of the employees who work for our UK base here in Sheffield demonstrates exceptional dedication to their roles and through their commitment has excelled in its achievements and I am proud to be part of its success.”
Hans was handpicked for the honour by the Management of the Board of the B.Braun Group for ‘outstanding achievements for a long period of time’.