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.


Export Excellence Awards

This award recognizes leading exporters who contributed to Malaysia’s economic growth. Hartalega was awarded the Export Excellence Awards (Gold) and Exporter of The Year.

2019, 2018, 2013-2016

The Edge Billion Ringgit Club Corporate Awards

The Edge Billion Ringgit Club recognizes Malaysia’s biggest and best-performing companies. Hartalega was awarded the Highest Growth in Profit After Tax Over 3 Years in Healthcare Sector (2019), Highest Return on Equity Over 3 Years in Healthcare Sector (2018 & 2019) and Highest Return on Equity Over 3 Years in Industrial Products Sector (2013-2016).


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).


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.

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By engaging or communicating with Hartalega Holdings Berhad (“Company”) for the purposes of applying for a position with the Company, or entering into an employment agreement, contract of service or contract for service between you and the Company, you consent to the processing of your personal data identified below and you confirm that all information is accurate and complete, and that none of it is misleading or out of date.

The data may include any personal data, sensitive personal data and/or information about you which were provided to the Company, including but not limited to the following:-

  • name, age, identification number and/or passport number, nationality, race, date and place of birth, gender, ethnicity, marital status, residential address, home and office telephone number, mobile contact number, personal email address, bank account number, academic records, professional qualifications, EPF number, SOCSO number, income tax number, employment history and the name and contact details of your next-of-kin or any other information necessary to process your personal data for job application purposes.

(collectively known as “Personal Data”)

Apart from the Personal Data collected above, the Company may also obtain and process data including but not limited to:-

  • any medical conditions and medications taken by you (where applicable), political opinions, religious beliefs, information relating to your spouse, child and/or other family members or commission or alleged commission by you of any offence (“Sensitive Personal Data”).
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We will collect and use your Personal Data and/or Sensitive Personal Data for any of the following purposes:

  • assessing your skills, qualifications and suitability for a role in the Company;
  • processing employment application, including conducting background checks, pre-employment verification of information provided by you;
  • determining and payment of salaries, incentives, bonuses, employment stock options, group medical benefits, and other benefits;
  • maintaining records in relation to the Company’s recruitment process;
  • monitoring compliance with our internal rules and policies;
  • complying with the compliance and disclosure requirements of all governmental and/or quasi-governmental departments and/or agencies, regulatory and/or statutory bodies (e.g. Inland Revenue Board, the Employee’s Provident Fund Board, the Social Security Organisation, Bank Negara Malaysia);
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  • (collectively known as “Purposes”)

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    Data Protection Officer
    Hartalega NGC Sdn Bhd
    No. 1, Persiaran Tanjung,
    Kawasan Perindustrian Tanjung,
    43900 Sepang, Selangor
    Email: []
    Phone: [03-8707 3000]

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