HumanResourcesOnline presents

HR Excellence Awards 2021 Thailand


8 October 2021









Honoring the finest HR gems

Event details

Date: 8 October 2021
Venue: To be confirmed

Dress code: Black tie

Networking drinks reception starts from 6:30pm



We are excited to announce the launch of the inaugural awards show dedicated to honor Thailand’s HR industry! This is a well established and long standing regional awards event that has been running successfully in Singapore and Malaysia for the past seven years. The awards will also be held in Indonesia for the second year in 2020. 

The HR Excellence Awards aims to honour distinguished organisations within Thailand, with exceptional employee management programmes and robust human capital strategy planning. The categories cover HR functions ranging from recruitment, employee engagement, leadership development, retention and more!

Don’t miss the individual categories dedicated to sieve the finest dedicated HR professionals in the industry. HR Excellence Awards is dedicated to celebrating the top-notch quality of in-house talent. Winning at the HR Excellence Awards is a validation to your team’s success.

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Event deadlines

Submission deadline:
23 July 2021

Finalists announcement:
August 2021

Award ceremony:
8 October 2021




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.


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Panel of judges

View the full 2020 Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia panel of judges now!

For judging opportunities, please contact Shan Ee at +65 6423 0329 or email


Kanokpai Vongsatitporn

Kanokpai Vongsatitporn

Head of Human Resources

CIMB Thai Bank 

Rung Jaismut

Rung Jaismut

Head of Executive Recruitment

Central Group 

Arindam Mukherjee

Arindam Mukherjee

Global Head of Human Resources


Nagalingam Subramaniam

Nagalingam Subramaniam

Human Resources Director-Asia Supply Chain

Hanesbrands Inc 

Watcharapong Soottiard

Watcharapong Soottiard

Country HR Lead

HP Inc
Chutima Sribumrungsart

Chutima Sribumrungsart

Country Director-Human Resources

Microsoft (Thailand)

Adisak Ritthanan

Adisak Ritthanan

General Manager - Human Resources & Organisation Development

Mitsubishi Motors 

Luckana Sookthong

Luckana Sookthong

General Manager Human Resources

Mercedes-Benz (Thailand) 

Arindam Dan

Arindam Dan

General Manager- Regional HR Operations

Nissan Motors Asia Pacific 

Andre Baumgartner

Andre Baumgartner

Vice President, Talent Acquisition & Administration

Pomelo Fashion

Shivika Bubber

Shivika Bubber

Director Human Resource Management & Development


Oramard Vajropala

Oramard Vajropala

HR Director

Yves Rocher (Thailand)


"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."


2019 Video highlights

The awards night in Singapore was held on 11th October 2019 with over 700 people in attendance!  

2019 Photo gallery

A night of celebration, here’s a gallery of photos from our HR Excellence Awards in Singapore. You want to be part of the crowd!

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