Be Equal


IBM is committed to provide a safe and welcoming environment to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and non-binary individuals. Our success in creating an open and welcoming environment—regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression—has allowed us to attract and retain valuable new talent.


  • 46%

    LGBT+ people who are closeted at work.¹
  • 53%

    LGBT+ employees that report hearing jokes directed at sexual orientation or identity.¹
  • 31%

    LGBTQ workers who say they have felt unhappy or depressed at work.¹