Philip Morris Maroc (PM Maroc) has been certified as one of Morocco’s Top Employers for the 5th consecutive year, in recognition of the excellence of human capital management practices. This certification is the result of an independent assessment by the Top Employer Institute, which also recognized Philip Morris International (PMI) as one of the world’s top employers for the fifth consecutive year. “The recognition of PM Maroc as one of the best employers in the country for the 5th consecutive year is a strong sign confirming the quality of the working environment at PM Maroc”, declared Gianluca Tittarelli Human Resources Director Maghreb. “We continue to strive for excellence by constantly questioning ourselves in order to offer a unique experience to our employees”. “PMI’s vision is to create a smoke-free future, fueled by the energy and passion of our people, to bring about positive change for adult smokers who do not wish to quit smoking”, explained Jalal Ibrahimi, the Director General of PM Morocco. PMI is also one of the 16 international organizations that received the “Global Top Employer” certification this year. With 73,500 employees worldwide, the company is committed to delivering a smoke-free future as quickly as possible by focusing its resources on the development, scientific research and responsible marketing of low-risk combustion-free products, in the goal of replacing cigarettes completely and as quickly as possible with reduced risk products without combustion. Since this announcement, PMI has made significant progress in achieving this goal. As of September 30, 2020, combustion-free products are available for sale in 61 markets including the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, Japan, etc.