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All we do is win: HR Excellence Awards 2023, Malaysia winners

All we do is win: HR Excellence Awards 2023, Malaysia winners

Check out who emerged champions in all 37 categories, including four new ones covering employee volunteerism, hybrid working, in-house talent pipeline strategy, and best HR team (GLC)!

The 11th edition of the HR Excellence Awards, Malaysia, saw Maybank heading home with the Overall HREA Winner, having secured six gold and three silver trophies.

The HR Excellence Awards 2023 saw gold, silver, and bronze awards given out in 37 categories, culminating in the Overall HREA Winner award. Four exciting new categories were also covered:

  • Excellence in Employee Volunteerism
  • Excellence in Hybrid Working
  • Excellence in In-House Talent Pipeline Strategy
  • Best HR Team (GLC)

Through the range of talent pillars covered, the awards strive to pay tribute to the establishment of heightened benchmarks for effective HR methodologies.

In no particular order, HRO extends our heartiest congratulations to the companies who have emerged top in the following categories:

Overall HREA Winner: Maybank

Excellence in Hybrid Working

  • Gold: Maybank
  • Silver: PETRONAS
  • Bronze: Mizuho Bank (Malaysia)

Excellence in Retention Strategy

  • Gold: Nexperia Malaysia
  • Silver: AmBank Group
  • Bronze: Kumpulan Wang Persaraan (Diperbadankan)

Excellence in Women Empowerment Strategy

  • Gold: Gamuda
  • Silver: Deloitte Malaysia
  • Bronze: Dexcom Malaysia

Excellence in Work-Life Harmony

  • Gold: Keysight Technologies
  • Silver: Heineken Malaysia
  • Bronze: Touch 'n Go Group


This year's jury panel boasts a lineup of senior HR professionals from Alliance Bank Malaysia, Aramex, Boustead Properties, Coway Malaysia, Danone Specialized Nutrition Malaysia, Duopharma Biotech, Esthetics International Group, Etika Group of Companies, Evolution Commerce, Goodhope Asia Holdings, Infinity Group, Keysight Technologies, Lactalis Malaysia, Malaysia Marine and Heavy Engineering, Maxis, Nestlé Indochina, Pentas Flora, Pop Meals Malaysia, Pos Malaysia, and Vale.

Human Resources Online extends our heartfelt appreciation to both our panel of judges and to all finalists who graced the occasion, as well as to our Official Beer Partner Heineken for enlivening the night with their beverages.

Our heartiest congratulations go out to all winners and finalists! We look forward to meeting you again in 2024!

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