Aflac Named to the Forbes 2022 List of America's Best Employers for Diversity

Staff Report

Thursday, April 28th, 2022

 Aflac Incorporated, a leading provider of supplemental insurance in the U.S., has been recognized by Forbes as one of the Best Employers for Diversity for the fourth consecutive year. Aflac was also recently ranked No. 58 out of 500 employers listed in Forbes' 2022 list of America's Best Midsized Employers.

"Throughout our history, Aflac has consistently demonstrated how our diverse workforce makes us stronger and that true diversity and inclusion only happens when a company is purposeful in its commitment to ensuring opportunity for all," said Dan Amos, Aflac Chairman and CEO. "This award is a testament to our diverse talent and mindful leaders who prioritize fairness. We are proud to be recognized on the Forbes Best Employers for Diversity list."

Aflac's culture reflects its long-standing commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion (DE&I) at all levels of the company. For example, 66% of Aflac's U.S employees are women and nearly 50% are people of color. Women hold 49% of leadership roles and 28% of senior management roles. Additionally, 64% of the company's board of directors are women and people of color. In 2021, 72% of Aflac's corporate donations were earmarked toward underserved communities.