Kelani Cables bags Asia’s Best Employer Brand Award
Aug 16, 2016 – The seventh edition of Asia’s Best Employer Brand Award 2016 was held at Pan Pacific hotel in Singapore on August 4, 2016.
The annual award ceremony is hosted by Employer Brands Institute and World HRD Congress with CHRD Asia as a strategic partner. Asia’s Best Employer Brand award is endorsed by the Asian Federation of Business. This Award is considered the most recognized one among all awards conferred to organizations contributing towards strengthening Asia’s economy. An internationally recognized panel of judges constitute of professionals from different parts in Asia scrutinize applicants with strict discipline to select a winner each year.
The eligibility criteria for the award are twofold. Either an Asian company can apply for the award individually or an independent panel of judges can evaluate a particular company’s credentials to grant the award.
Similar to the previous year, Kelani Cables was selected as the winner for 2016 award on a recommendation made by the independent panel of judges.
They have carried out a non biased research on Kelani Cables PLC to select it as the winner for 2016. The purviews within which a winner is selected are; a company’s culture encouraging innovation, its belief in consistent improvement in HR policy maintaining organizational health and values, being a social employer and a company’s ability to develop future leaders. Research for the award is based on Primary Data on respective companies.
Mahinda Saranapala, Director/CEO, Kelani Cables PLC received the Asia’s Best Employer Brand Award 2016 amid a gathering of over 300 most senior personnel from over 150 Asian companies. Gihan Vidanagama, HR Manager, Kelani Cables PLC participated at the event with his CEO.