Pegasystem has received the prestigious Indian Green Building Council (IGBC) Certification for the Hyderabad campus with a gold rating under the ‘Health and Well-being’ category.
“At Pega, we believe the nuances and constructs of employee wellness and health is key to the success of our organization,” said Suman Reddy, managing director, Pegasystems India. “Pega is known for effectively supporting wellbeing through a holistic approach that addresses mental health and engagement with the psychosocial considerations in this new working environment. This award reiterates our commitment towards creating an inclusive workplace as well as futuristic.”
Pega becomes the first organization in Hyderabad and Telangana State to be awarded in this category. Pega’s efforts were acknowledged by IGBC in their annual flagship event, IGBC Green building Congress 2020, where the PEGA team received the IGBC Gold Plaque.
This certification recognizes Pega for providing a workplace that promotes its employees’ overall physical, emotional, intellectual, and social well-being while building towards a sustainable future.
The Indian Green Building Council (IGBC) drives the green building movement in the country, facilitating over 7.61 billion sq. ft. of green-built space. It’s Health and Well-being Rating System is the first rating program developed in India to encourage the adoption of healthy and green building practices and sustainability in India.
The Pega Hyderabad campus underwent three levels of rigorous audit for a year and was assessed on multiple parameters such as the overall facility environment, olfactory comforts, thermal comforts, acoustics comforts, and ergonomic comforts along with occupant satisfaction, to name a few. Pega stood out for its closely-knit campus infusing a people-centric design.
Pega’s Hyderabad campus features multiple collaborative workspaces, state-of-the-art conference and meeting spaces, and multidimensional seating arrangements allowing team huddles. It also offers spacious recreational spaces like cafeterias, open areas, and gym facilities fostering a ‘whole body-mind’ approach. From ergonomically efficient workspace infrastructure to facilities such as optimum temperature settings, odor control mechanisms and spacious conference rooms, the entire aesthetics of the Pega workspace focuses on enhancing workforce comfort coupled with sustainability.