BPO firms join business coalition for women

coalition for women

Business process outsourcing (BPO) firms Accenture and Convergys have joined as founding members of the Philippine Business Coalition for Women’s Empowerment (PBCWE). The two BPO firms join Ayala, Magsaysay Inc, Natasha, SyCip Gorres Velayo & Co, and Stores Specialists Inc, as the seven founding members of the PBCWE. The coalition is established in cooperation with the Philippine Women’s Economic Network. The seven large corporations employ a total of 300,000 Filipinos. They formed the coalition to ensure gender equality within their businesses. The launching of PBCWE was led by Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop.