The Asia Recruitment Awards, the only regional awards show which recognises and celebrates excellence in talent acquisition and recruitment, has experienced a huge leap in entries in 2016 compared to last year.

The number of companies participating in the Asia Recruitment Awards this year has increased by over 50% while the total number of entries has almost tripled.

The Asia Recruitment Awards winners will be announced at spectacular gala dinners in Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur and Singapore in April.

“Aside from the record numbers, the quality of entries met higher critical standards due to our intensive judging process,” said Aditi Sharma Kalra, regional editor of Human Resources magazine.

“The Asia Recruitment Awards 2016 jury is composed of highly respected HR leaders from major organisations who are passionate about excellent human capital management.”

Companies participating in this year’s Asia Recruitment Awards are as follows:

Corporate in-house talent acquisition teams:

·         Accendo

·         adidas

·         Alliance Bank

·         ANZ Bank

·         APBA

·         Apollo Hospitals

·         Aryan Research

·         Bloomberg

·         Boehringer Ingelheim

·         Borneo Motors

·         British American Tobacco

·         Cargill

·         Centara Hotels & Resorts

·         Certis Cisco Security

·         Changi Airport

·         Charterhouse Partnership

·         Citibank

·         Clariant

·         DBS Bank

·         Deloitte & Touche

·         Deutsche Bank

·         Ericsson

·         Ernst & Young

·         Experian

·         Felda Global Ventures

·         Forefront Studio

·         Great Eastern Life

·         GroupM

·         Hewlett-Packard

·         HSBC Bank

·         HRDF

·         IDA

·         IG Asia

·         IHS Global

·         Inmobi

·         Intel

·         Intercontinental Hotels

·         JobsDB

·         Jobstreet

·         JP Pepperdine

·         Kadence

·         Lazada

·         Li & Fung

·         Mah Sing Group

·         Manulife

·         Maybank

·         McCann Worldgroup

·         McDonald’s

·         Media Prima

·         Merck Sharp & Dohme

·         Mitsubishi

·         National Kidney Foundation

·         Nestle

·         New World Development

·         NWS Holdings

·         Parkway Pantai

·         Philip Morris

·         Pro-Matrix

·         PUB

·         Reckitt Benckiser

·         Revenue Valley

·         Salt Communications

·         Sansiri Public

·         SAP

·         Scoot Airways

·         Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts

·         Singtel

·         Sino Group

·         Sino Hotels

·         Tata Consultancy Services

·         Telstra

·         Tourism Australia

·         TWG Tea Company

·         VietJet Air

·         Watson's Personal Care

·         Zee Entertainment

 

Recruitment firms:

·         33 Talent

·         ACI HR Solutions

·         Adecco Personnel

·         Amibition

·         Aspire

·         AYP Associates

·         Charlotte Frank

·         Drake International

·         Elliott Scott HR

·         EPS

·         GRMSearch

·         Henderson Scott

·         HR Inc

·         Intellisearch

·         JAC Recruitment

·         Job Hatch

·         JobDoh

·         Kelly Services

·         Links International

·         Manpower

·         Michael Page

·         Monroe Consulting

·         Oliver James Associates

·         PageGroup

·         Progression Search

·         Randstad

·         Real Staffing Group

·         Renaissance Management

·         Resource Solutions

·         Sciente International

·         ScienTec Consulting

·         Spencer Ogden

·         Spring Professional

·         Up Recruitment

·         Xpand Group

The Asia Recruitment Awards will honour recruitment agencies and in-house corporate recruitment teams which have excelled in developing innovative and effective recruitment campaigns using technology, advertising, talent management and leadership strategies.

This year’s participants come from different industries, such as retail, banking & finance, healthcare, insurance, airlines, F&B, property, consumer product and telecommunications.

This year’s submissions in all 24 award categories will be judged based on the innovativeness of strategies and concepts as well as the overall effectiveness of the programme.

Among the much anticipated award categories are Best Recruitment Innovation by a Corporate HR Team, Best Employer Brand Development, Best Use of Recruitment Technology, Best In-house Recruitment Team, Best In-house Recruitment Professional, Best Recruitment Consultant and Best Recruitment Agency.

The list of past Asia Recruitment Awards winners features the most respected companies in the area of people strategy & management such as Abbott Laboratories, Accenture, ANZ Bank, Astro, BASF, BNP Paribas, British American Tobacco , Cargill, Cisco CERTIS Security, Citibank, Dell, Deloitte & Touche, Deutsche Bank, GroupM, GSK, J Walter Thompson, Le Meridien Hotels, L'Oreal, Marina Bay Sands, Maybank, Media Prima, Novartis, SAP, Singapore Telecommunications, Swiss Re, and VMWare, among others.

In addition, some of the recruitment agencies which have been recognised for their excellent work includes 33 Talent, Aspire, Bo Le Associates, Capita, Charterhouse Partnership, Eilliot Scott, Kelly Services, Manpower, Michael Page, RGF, Xpand Group and many more.

For more information on the Asia Recruitment Awards 2016, please visit www.asiarecruitmentawards.com or contact one of the following members of the Human Resources magazine team:

Hong Kong: Angela Tong, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Tel: +852 2861 1882

Kuala Lumpur: Hema Siranjeevi, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Tel: +65 6423 0329

Singapore: Che Fantonial, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Tel: +65 6423 0329