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Leading firms support HR Excellence Awards 2016

Quality assurance and accreditation body Finance Accreditation Agency (FAA) and global health and career consultant Mercer are joining the list of top-notch brands sponsoring the HR Excellence Awards, Asia's most respected awards recognising and celebrating excellence in outstanding human capital strategy and execution organised by Human Resources.

“The sponsors of HR Excellence Awards are companies that truly stand for outstanding work in all areas of HR,” said Aditi Sharma Kalra, regional editor of Human Resources magazine.

“Through their support, this award show continues to showcase remarkable accomplishments and the innovative HR practitioners behind them.”

HR Excellence Awards 2016 is a prestigious awards ceremony in Hong Kong on 6 October, and in Singapore on 19 October. The Malaysia award ceremony took place in Kuala Lumpur on 4 October.

Below are the latest additions to the roster of HR Excellence Awards sponsors:

Finance Accreditation Agency (FAA), an independent quality assurance and accreditation body supported by Bank Negara Malaysia and the Securities Commission Malaysia, is supervised by a competent committee made of technical experts, industry professionals and leading academics from the international financial services industry. The main role of FAA is to raise the standards and quality of professional learning and development within the industry. The agency aims to produce mobile professionals with world-class skills for the global financial services industry.

Mercer is known for delivering strategic solutions in the areas of talent, health, retirement and investments. The workforce of Mercer, a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies, is 20,000 strong and present in more than 40 countries with operations in over 140 countries. Among the areas that Mercer covers are employee benefits design, retirement plan administration, alternative investments, talent strategy, endowments, foundations, talent mobility, pension risk management, workforce rewards, and mergers and acquisitions.

The HR Excellence Awards 2016 will be judged by over 60 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.

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 finalists and the judging panel and to book your table, please visit www.hrexcellenceawards.asia or contact:

- For Hong Kong: Kenneth To, Tel: +852 2861 1882, Email: kennetht@humanresourcesonline.net - For Singapore: Renamel Torres, Tel: +65 6423 0329, Email: renamelt@humanresourcesonline.net

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