Awards & Accolades

A Testament to our Dedication

Awards & Accolades

Hartalega has received an array of prestigious accolades and awards, for our notable R&D, innovation, and quality & good manufacturing practices. These include recognitions from Forbes Asia, KPMG and Asia Money and are tribute to our exemplary business ethics, and consistently high standards. They are also an acknowledgment of Hartalega’s workforce, whose efforts and support are the backbone to our unprecedented success.


2018

HR Excellence Award

The HR Excellence award celebrates the most innovative initiatives across strategic HR functions in an effort to promote and recognise HR team excellence and leaders in Malaysia. Hartalega was awarded with Excellence in Workplace Wellbeing (Silver) and Excellence in HR Communication Strategy (Bronze).

2018

Malaysia’s Healthiest Employees Award – Large Organization

The Healthiest Employees award was conferred to Hartalega by AIA. The award is based on Malaysia’s Healthiest Workplace Survey carried out by AIA in partnership with RAND Europe, which measures all aspects of health, including exercise, nutrition and stress, to calculate a person’s ‘health’ age as a comparison to their chronological age.

2013 - 2016, 2018

The Edge Billion Ringgit Club Corporate Awards – Highest Return on Equity Over 3 Years

The Edge Billion Ringgit Club recognises Malaysia’s biggest and best performing companies. The Highest Return on Equity Over Three years award is presented to Hartalega because of its highest weighted return of equity over a three-year period in the Healthcare Sector (2018) and Industrial Products Sector (2013-2016).

2018

Most Outstanding Company Award

A recognition by the Malaysian Rubber Export Promotion Council (MREPC) for Hartalega’s significant contribution to the development of the industry through international market penetration, CSR initiatives, new investment and human resource.

2018

Green Business Award

Awarded by the Malaysian Rubber Export Promotion Council (MREPC), in recognition of Hartalega’s commitment towards environment conservation and social well-being in doing business.

2018

Big Corporation Export Excellence Award

An award by the Malaysian Rubber Export Promotion Council (MREPC), in recognition of Hartalega’s exceptional performance and continuous export growth.

2018

Aon Best Employer Malaysia Award

This award rates employers based on four criteria: high employee engagement, compelling employer brand, effective leadership, and a high performance culture.

2017, 2016, 2015 & 2014

FTSE4Good Bursa Malaysia Index

FTSE4Good Bursa Malaysia Index has been designed to identify Malaysia companies which recognise corporate responsibility practices thereby expanding the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Index Series range of benchmarks for the Malaysian markets. Hartalega has been inducted into this index based on its notable performance in environmental protection, social responsibility and corporate governance (ESG).

2016, 2015, 2014 & 2013

FTSE Bursa Malaysia Hijrah Shariah Index

Hartalega has been inducted into FTSE Bursa Malaysia Hijrah Shariah Index for its strict compliance with Shariah index factors. This index was designed to be used as a benchmark for funds investing in Shariah compliant public listed companies.

2015

Malaysia’s 100 Leading Graduate Employers Award

Voted by students and graduates of universities all over Malaysia, Hartalega was awarded the winner for the Manufacturing - Chemical & Heavy Industries Category in the 100 leading graduate employers award 2015.

2015

Morgan Stanley Composite Index – Global Standard Indexes

Hartalega has been inducted into MSCI Malaysia Index. MSCI is best known for its primary benchmark indexes for markets outside USA and evaluated Hartalega based on 8 factors -momentum, volatily, value, size, growth, non-linearity, liquidity and financials.

2015

Asiamoney Best Overall for Corporate Governance in Malaysia

Hartalega was awarded based on its notable performance in areas such as corporate governance, disclosure & transparency, shareholders’ rights & equitable treatment, responsibilities of management & the board of directors, corporate and investor relations.

2014, 2012 & 2010

Asiamoney Overall Best Managed Company in Malaysia

An award that is voted for by industry CEOs, CIOs and Senior Executives from fund management and hedge fund companies, as well as senior analysts in brokerage across Asia. Hartalega was awarded based on its outstanding performance in terms of profitability, market leadership and innovation.

2014 & 2013

HR Asia Best Employers to Work for in Asia

An award to recognise corporations that possess remarkable levels of employee engagement and excellent workplace culture. The award is a testament to Hartalega's orward-thinking human resource policies.

2013, 2012, 2011 & 2010

Forbes Asia 200 Best Under a Billion

A prestigious recognition awarded by Forbes Asia, which picks an annual compilation of Asia Pacific's 200 best public-listed companies under US$1 billion in revenue. Hartalega was awarded due to its outstanding profits, growth, modest debts and excellent prospects for the year.

2010

KPMG Shareholder Value Award (Industrial Markets’ Best)

An award based on the highest Economic Profit (EP) over Invested Capital (IC) for the financial year 2009. Despite the economic turmoil in 2009, Hartalega created value for its shareholders and topped the charts in the industrial markets sector.

2007

Selangor Innovative Excellence Award

Awarded by the Selangor State Investment Centre in recognition of our excellence in product design, product safety, product research and development, technology, and care towards the environment and welfare and safety of workers.

2005

Commodity Industry Award

An award by the Ministry of Plantation Industries and Commodities, in recognition of having the Best Factory among all Commodity-based Manufacturers in Malaysia.

2005

Selangor Export Excellence Award

A recognition by the Selangor State Investment Centre for Hartalega's outstanding achievements as a Selangor-based industry that has contributed to the development of Selangor, as well as for achieving national and international recognition.

2005

Rubber Industry Award

A recognition of excellence in Technological Advancement in terms of innovative production process, machinery, as well as equipment and product by the Malaysian Rubber Board under the Innovative and Large Factory Category.

2005

Best Factory Award

Awarded by the Ministry of Plantation Industries and Commodities, in recognition of having the Best Factory in all Commodity Based Manufacturers in Malaysia.

1998

Enterprise 50

A recognition of excellence in Company Management and Financial Performance, as one of the most enterprising and successful small and medium sized companies in Malaysia. Jointly awarded by Small and Medium Industries Development Corporation (SMIDEC) and Anderson Consulting.