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HR Excellence Awards 2020 malaysia


Raising a toast to your HR success story!

Every success story celebrates even the smallest victories. So what is yours?

Seven years on and Human Resources Online is privileged to partner with the HR community and shine the spotlight on HR superhero teams and individual superheroes at our annual HR Excellence Awards, the region’s most sought-after and prestigious awards show in the field of HR.

The awards recognises teams and individuals who are resilient in pushing the boundaries of people strategy, and achieving new heights in employee engagement, performance management, and more.

What better way to showcase your milestones and celebrate all that your HR team has achieved over the past year?

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HR EXCELLENCE AWARDS 2020 Malaysia Photo Gallery

A journey through #HRExcellenceAwards

Honouring the best-in class HR teams, and individuals, for their spectacular work executed across the entire HR function, the awards show aims to bring together talented HR professionals as one force to champion the way forward.

This is also the region’s only HR awards that is peer-reviewed by a jury of esteemed HR practitioners.

2019 saw our biggest gala night with over 500 attendees and more than 50 unique companies participating. While the numbers speak for themselves, this year we will dive deeper into the quality of work put forth to the esteemed jury and narrow down Malaysia’s most commendable teams- so start preparing your entries early!

Add your name to HR Excellence Awards’s hall of fame:

Create a buzz around your deserving work

Blowing your own trumpet as some might say, but this is about giving yourself a pat on the back and recognising a job well done. Boost your team morale and prove your worth to the business.

Build a legacy bigger than you can imagine

Nothing comes easy without hard work. Be recognised and credited for being the trailblazer that sets you apart from the rest.

Opening endless opportunities

A testament to your hard work, resilience and grit, the awards will push you to grow and nurture your team, for great employer branding. Be known as being part of an award-winning team or individual!

Pause from the hustle and bustle to look back at your milestones

You have indeed weathered through all the storms. As you prepare your entries, regroup as a team and look back on your journey and achievements over the past year.

Inspire and lead through change

Dare to be different. This will be the best source of motivation that will help redefine your team’s purpose, acknowledge the contributions of your team members and pave the path for greater heights.

Sponsors & partners

A big thank you to our sponsors for supporting the HR Excellence Awards 2020 Malaysia. 

IHP is honoured to once again be part of HR Excellence Awards Malaysia. This year, we sponsor the accolades – Excellence in Workplace Wellbeing and Excellence in Corporate Wellness. Employees’ health and wellness is essential for workforce productivity and retention. In a post COVID-19 era, employee health and safety is paramount. Employees must be engaged online and offline. We look forward to seeing businesses integrating wellness programmes and digitalised services to empower employees to take charge of their health.
Established in 2008, Fish Camp Learning has been providing insightful, innovative, and blended learning programs for various clients across industries. In 2020, they have conducted over 200 virtual training sessions / webinars. They have also designed and delivered 2 fully digital and virtual leadership development programs for over 250 potential leaders.

Fish Camp Learning’s wide-ranging validated assessment tools, online business simulation games and AI-driven learning platform have enabled them to constantly adapt to current learning needs with the changing times. To date, they have trained over 250,000 people and consulted over 600 corporate organizations in talent assessment, high potential identification as well as personal and leadership development.

2020 Judges panel

We would like to thank our panel of judges for their time in supporting the awards.

 Hariz Fadilah

Hariz Fadilah

Head, Human Capital Development

Agrobank Malaysia

Naziatul Nasruddin

Naziatul Nasruddin

Head of Talent Management

Mohd. Syukri Ahmad Sudari

Mohd. Syukri Ahmad Sudari

Chief People Officer

AXA Affin General Insurance Berhad

Grace Chan Hwee

Grace Chan Hwee

Senior General Manager, Group Human Resources and Administration

Berjaya Corporation

Shawn Wong

Shawn Wong

Regional Head of Organisation Development & Learning

Coca-Cola Bottlers Malaysia

Kareena Kaur

Kareena Kaur

Head of Human Capital

Danajamin Nasional

Nazurudeen Meerah Ghany

Nazurudeen Meerah Ghany

Vice President, Human Resources

Etika Group of Companies

Sri Vidya Nadarajah

Sri Vidya Nadarajah

Country HR Leader

General Electric Malaysia

Izhan Fariz

Izhan Fariz

SVP, People & Culture

Permodalan Nasional
Dr. Jessica Tang

Dr. Jessica Tang

Senior Manager, Talent Development, Group Human Resources

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"It is an enjoyable and fun-filled event where you get excited over the announcement of the winners of the awards."

- Bank of Singapore

"HR Excellence Awards is really professional and is the leading awards for the HR community."

- Heineken Asia Pacific

"It was a moment to take a pause and show our appreciation to those HR folks who added value to other human beings and to their business."

- UTAC Group

"Thanks for having me as a judge. I truly enjoyed reading the many submissions and noted the level of enthusiasm and involvement of the participants in building their company culture."

- Paramount Corporation

"Thank you for having me in your event. Not only was the dinner delicious, the whole evening was great. It was an enormous privilege that I be given the opportunity to be part of the panel judges."

- Protasco

"The pleasure to judge the entries was all mine. Thanks again for the wonderful opportunity and networking."

- Segi Value Holdings

“I think this is a very prestigious award and it is also a platform for us to share our best practices.”

- AXA Life Singapore

“This year we are ready to share our practices and we’re very proud and excited to actually share what we have done.”

SCOR Singapore

“I think this is one of the most important at HR, to attract and retain talent. So that is why we want to project ourselves in the market and also to see where we are standing, compared to the leaders in the market."


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