Press Release

Companies Remained Committed To CSR Despite Covid 19 Challenges As The World’s Best CSR Corporations Received Honours At The 12th Global CSR Summit & Awards™ And The Global Good Governance Awards™


15th September 2020

For Immediate Release

The world’s leading thought Leadership event on CSR– The Global CSR Awards ™ and The Good Governance Awards ™ is releasing the results of the winners online due to the Covid 19 pandemic.  Despite experiencing a challenging year, the majority of companies that participated in the awards programme had not waivered in their commitment to the goals of sustainability and corporate social responsibility witnessed by their project submissions.

This year, slightly over 300 entries were received from 120 companies all over the world and a final selection of 48 companies was awarded top honors in the 16 main award categories namely: Best Country Award, Best Community Programme, Best Environmental Excellence, Excellence in Provision of Literacy & Education, Empowerment of Women, Best Workplace Practices, Product Excellence, CSR Leadership, Best CEO, Best Corporate Communications & IR and Best Governed & Most Transparent Company. 

Prof Dr Geoffrey Williams, Founder and Director of Williams Business Consultancy Sdn Bhd and Professor at the ELM Graduate School of HELP University, one of the judges on the awards committee commented that  “Having judged for over 12 years, it is encouraging to see that the companies have continuously set higher standards and goals to achieve every year, not only in terms of their social and environment impact but also the innovativeness of some of these projects.” 

The results of the 12th Annual Global CSR Awards 2020 and the Global Good Governance Awards are:

The Winners are

The Global CSR Awards 2020

Best Environmental Excellence Award
(Companies with market capitalization more than USD 1 Billion)

Tenaga Nasional Berhad – Platinum
PT Pertamina (Persero) – Gold
Coca-Cola Beverages Vietnam Limited – Gold & Silver
Kulim Malaysia Berhad – Gold
Tetra Pak Vietnam –Gold
SM Supermalls – Silver
YTL Corporation – Silver
PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited (Thailand) – Silver
Nagaworld -Bronze
Vinamilk –Bronze

Best Environmental Excellence Award
(Companies with market capitalization less than USD 1 Billion)

Blue Planet Environmental Solutions – Platinum
PT Mowilex Indonesia – Gold

Best Community Programme Award
(Companies with market capitalization more than USD 1 Billion)

UPL Limited- Platinum
PT Adaro Energy TBK -Gold
Tenaga Nasional Berhad – Gold
PT Astra International TBK – Gold
Maybank -Gold
PT Tower Bersama Infrastructure Limited – Gold
Kulim Malaysia Berhad – Silver
Nagaworld- Silver
PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited (Thailand)- Silver
PT Pertamina (Persero) – Silver
RHB Bank Berhad – Silver
PT Prudential Life Indonesia –Bronze
PT Pertimina Hulu Energi – Bronze
YTL Corporation – Bronze
Coca-Cola Beverages Vietnam Limited – Bronze
SM Supermalls – Bronze
Southern Airport Services Joint Stock Company- Bronze

Best Community Programme Award
(Companies with market capitalization less than USD 1 Billion)

CEMEX Philippines Foundation – Platinum
VinaCapital Foundation –Gold
Samsung Electronics Indonesia- Gold
Bridgestone Vietnam – Gold
Krungthai-AXA Life Insurance Company Limited –Silver
PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited (Indonesia) –Silver

Excellence in Provision for Literacy & Education Award
(Companies with market capitalization more than USD 1 Billion)

Sarawak Energy Berhad – Platinum
PT Pertamina (Persero) – Gold
RHB Bank – Gold
PT Pertamina Hulu Energi- Gold
Tenaga Nasional Berhad- Silver
PT Prudential Life Indonesia –Bronze

Excellence in Provision for Literacy & Education Award
(Companies with market capitalization less than USD 1 Billion)

PT Samsung Electronic Indonesia- Platinum
SM Foundation – Gold
KinderWorld International Group- Silver

Empowerment of Women Award
(Companies with market capitalization more than USD 1 Billion)

Tata Power Delhi Distribution – Platinum
PT Adaro Energy Tbk.- Gold
Sterlite Technologies Limited- Gold
Indonesia Eximbank- Silver
Coca-Cola Beverages Vietnam Limited-Silver
Kulim Malaysia Berhad – Bronze

Empowerment of Women Award
(Companies with market capitalization less than USD 1 Billion)

L’Oréal Vietnam – Platinum
Cherie Blair Foundation for Women- Gold
Embodhi Foundation- Silver
JOB Pertamina Medco Tomori Sulawesi- Bronze

Best Workplace Practices
(Companies with market capitalization more than USD 1 Billion)

PT Tower Bersama Infrastructure Tbk – Platinum
PT HM Sampoerna Tbk – Gold
KLCC Property Holdings Berhad – Silver
Kulim (Malaysia Berhad) –Bronze

Best Workplace Practices
(Companies with market capitalization less than USD 1 Billion)

AXA Mandiri Financial Services – Platinum

Product Excellence Award

Blue Planet Environmental Solutions – Platinum
AkzoNobel Vietnam- Gold
KinderWorld International Group- Silver
Coca-Cola Beverages Vietnam Limited – Bronze

CSR Leadership Award
(Companies with market capitalization more than USD 1 Billion)

Bridgestone Asia Pacific – Platinum
Michelin Siam Co. Ltd –Gold
SM Supermalls – Gold
Mr Antonius Marcos, PT Indocement Tunggal Prakarsa Tbk – Gold
Dubai Duty Free – Silver
Dubai Customs – Silver
Dato Isaac Lugun, Cahya Mata Sarawak Berhad – Bronze

CSR Leadership Award
(Companies with market capitalization less than USD 1 Billion)

Mr Scott Mayback ,YTL Hotels – Platinum
N.V.C. Corporation Co. Ltd (Vital) – Gold
Ing. Ignatius Iryanto ,PT Adaro Energy Tbk – Silver
Karcher Vietnam – Bronze

Country Award Category 

Best Country Award for Overall CSR Excellence

 Malaysia – Kulim (Malaysia) Berhad
Thailand – PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited (Thailand)
Philippines – SM Supermalls
India – Tata Power Delhi Distribution
Indonesia – PT Astra International Tbk
Cambodia – N.V.C. Corporation Co. Ltd (Vital)
Vietnam – Vinamilk

The Global Good Governance Award

The Best Chief Executive Officer Award

 Datu Haji Sharbini Suhaili, Sarawak Energy Berhad – Platinum
Christian Kartawijaya, PT Indocement Tunggal Prakarsa Tbk – Gold
Dato Isaac Lugun, Cahya Mata Sarawak Berhad – Silver

The Best Chief Financial Officer Award

 Tuan Syed Hizam, Cahya Mata Sarawak Berhad – Platinum

The Best Governed and Transparent Company Award

RHB Bank- Platinum
BHG Retail Reit – Gold
Cahya Mata Sarawak Berhad – Silver

The Best Corporate Communication & Investor Relations Award

BHG Retail Reit – Platinum
Cahya Mata Sarawak Berhad – Gold
Blue Planet Environmental Solutions – Silver


The organizing committee has decided to restart the event next year on the 24th of March 2021 at the JW Marriot Hotel Hanoi, Vietnam with the theme “Rebuilding Towards Resilience”.  The organisers have secured 80% booking confirmations from existing participants and expect a full house turnout due to the pent-up demand.

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