DIVERSE COMPANY AWARD –
TransPennine Express (TPE) is an intercity train operator that connects many major cities and destinations across the North of England and into Scotland. Since TransPennine Express won the 7 year franchise in 2016 they have worked diligently to introduce a host of new employee initiatives in order to improve diversity and Inclusion. With some difficult hurdles to cross they have already made a huge step forward and persist to be innovative in their thinking to advance further. They have shown clear commitment to working with colleagues, stakeholders and customers to progress wellbeing within the business and support everyone with an equal and inclusive opportunity to thrive and develop. TPE will continue to conduct annual workplace consultations, school visits, and targeted recruitment and development strategies to support the career development of high potential employees from underrepresented groups.