Mondragon Corporation - humanity at work

03.04.2011

World leader in the cooperative movement, Mondragon Corporation is a federation of co-operatives which are owned by worker-members. The power is based on the principle of one person, one vote. It represents the largest business group in the Basque Country and the seventh largest in Spain.

 

The conference will host Mr Mikel Lezamiz, Head of Mondragon Corporate Dissemination on the panel session on Friday, April 15th.

 

The Corporation’s companies operate in four different areas: Finance, Industry, Distribution and Knowledge. There are more than 85,000 employees in 256 companies, 7,500 students and 90% of industrial workers which are members. Mondragon Corporation derives from a humanist concept of business with corporate values that are based on cooperation, participation, social responsibility and innovation.

 

Mondragon runs one of the leading retail group in Spain Eroski, banking business of Caja Laboral, and Mondragon University, to name just a few.

Photo: Mondragon Corporation