Human Resources, Asia’s only regional media and events brand, invites top-notch HR teams and professionals to showcase their accomplishments in the field of human resources. The HR Excellence Awards, Asia's only regional awards recognising and celebrating excellence in outstanding human capital strategy and execution, will put a spotlight on world-class HR programmes and initiatives in Malaysia on 4 October and in Singapore on 12 October.

With over 25 categories, the HR Excellence Awards 2017 will honour achievements in the areas of HR strategy, compensation and benefits, learning and development, HR technology, employee engagement, diversity, employer branding, leadership development, and many more. The newest awards to be coveted are Excellence in HR Change Management, Excellence in HR Innovation, and Excellence in Workplace Culture.

“The HR Excellence Awards 2017 is looking for top HR performers across Asia that set the benchmark for the industry not only through their output but also the dedication, competency, and teamwork behind it,” said Aditi Sharma Kalra, regional editor of Human Resources magazine. “The awards mirrors the many facets of HR and welcomes all HR organisations, whether privately-owned, government, or NGOs.”

The HR Excellence Awards 2017 entries will be evaluated by over 50 seasoned regional heads of HR from around Asia, making the HR Excellence Awards the only HR awards in Asia based on a peer review system. Companies represented on the HR Excellence Awards jury are the most respected Fortune 500 organisations and some of the biggest employers in Asia.

View 2016 winners: Malaysia | Singapore

Past HR Excellence Awards winners are a who’s who of the most respected HR teams in Asia – American Express, ANZ, Astro, British American Tobacco, Country Heights Holdings, DBS Bank, Galaxy Entertainment, HIS Global, Hong Kong Broadband Network, Human Resource Development Fund, Inland Revenue Board - Malaysia, IPG Mediabrands, Leaderonomics, Lumileds, Madison Communications, Manulife, Maybank, Media Prima, Mindvalley, Mitsubishi, National Environment Agency, New World Development, Schneider Electric, Sime Darby Holdings, Singtel, UMV Corporation, Unilever, Venture Corporation and many more have all proudly accepted HR Excellence Awards trophies over the year.

For more information on the HR Excellence Awards, to review the award categories and the judging panel and to download the entry kit, please visit or contact:

- For Singapore: Renamel Torres, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., +65 6423 0329 - For Malaysia: Hemalatha Siranjeevi, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., +65 6423 0329