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And the Talent Excellence Award goes to...

Just recently, Arla’s Executive Vice President & CHRO, Ola Arvidsson, and Senior Director in Global Talent Management, Sarah Barron, proudly repre-sented Arla as they participated in Universum’s annual event in Stockholm: Talent Excellence Summit & Awards. Read on to know how it went...



In today’s war for talent, Sr. Director, Sarah Barron, is driving the global talent agenda in Arla with the aim to grow and successfully develop talents within the business. The comprehensive approach and numerous opportunities for employees to grow their professional career has not gone unnoticed by Universum and the Swedish Karriärföretagen (red. a Swedish seal of approval), who each year delegate an award to an exclusive number of employers who have shown extraordinary quality and outstanding effortsin their work with employer branding and development of employees.

This year, Arla took the win awarded alongside other big Global players like Google, Volvo, Saab and IKEA: It was commented that our Employer Branding and Talent approaches really stood out internationally which is super and well deserved recognition for everyone involved,” Sarah Barron states after the award ceremony, emphasizing that professional as well as personal development of employees is a high priority, which is also reflected in Arla’s employer value proposition: “Create the future – grow with Arla”.

I think this award recognizes Arla’s substantial achievements in getting our global Employer Brand recognized and aligned with all our work with Young Professionals internally and externally” explains a proud Sarah Barron.