KUALA LUMPUR, 12 April 2016 – Premier lifestyle developer Mah Sing Group Berhad (Mah Sing) was recently recognised with the Malaysia’s Best Employer Brand Awards 2016. This marks the second consecutive year Mah Sing was honoured with this award.
Present to receive the award on behalf of the Group was Mah Sing’s Director of Organizational Development and Human Resources, Mr Peter Ling. The ceremony was held on 11 April 2016 at Pullman Kuala Lumpur City Centre Hotel & Residences.
Organised by the Employer Branding Institute, the Malaysia Best Employer Brand Award will recognize top Organizations across Malaysia, who have Excellence in Building the Employer Brand as an Employer of Choice. The Employer Brands have a distinct identity that is visible through the HR practices; polices & strategy
Speaking about the win, Mah Sing’s Group Managing Director, Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Leong Hoy Kum said, “Mah Sing works actively to inspire the younger generation to grow the Company to greater heights. We have an active learning and development department within HR to conduct training, so that each staff learns on the job and via structured training. These training programmes will help our employees achieve their optimal potentials, developing both their technical skills and their soft skills.”
Mah Sing believes that Human Capital is the driving force of a successful company. Hence, the Group is genuinely committed in attracting talents, developing its people and retaining its people through successful and effective human resource strategies that are closely aligned to its business strategies. Prior to this, Mah Sing was awarded HR Asia for Best Companies to Work For In Asia 2013; the Asia Responsible Entrepreneurship Awards 2015 – Investment in People; and the Asia HRD Awards 2014 for Contribution to the Society
Mah Sing aims to instill a sense of ownership, pride and accountability within the employee through various initiatives. Further to this, steps were also taken to inculcate the spirit of camaraderie between departments as cooperation between departments is essential to a company’s success. Internal and external trainings been provided for all employees, from non-executives to senior management to promote the continuous learning and improvement of each individual.