SOURCE: Frost & Sullivan

April 13, 2011 11:00 ET

Malaysia's Best Recognized at 2011 Frost & Sullivan Malaysia Excellence Awards

Proton, Perodua, Celcom, Maxis, Telekom, ING Among Companies honoured

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA--(Marketwire - Apr 13, 2011) - Frost & Sullivan today honoured and recognized Malaysia's best at the 2011 Frost & Sullivan Malaysia Excellence Awards banquet.

Mr. Aroop Zutshi, Global President and Managing Partner, Frost & Sullivan said the company honours and recognizes companies in a variety of regional and global markets for demonstrating outstanding achievement and superior performance in areas such as leadership, technological innovation, customer service, and strategic product development.

"We are extremely proud and happy to host the 2nd annual awards in Malaysia to celebrate best practices in Malaysian companies. I am confident that this awards banquet will continue to be the most anticipated event of the year by the Malaysian business community," he added.

Mr. Gopal R, Country Head, Frost & Sullivan Malaysia said that the Awards seek to recognize best practices and outstanding performance by Malaysian companies in different sectors such as automotive, environment & building, energy, telecoms, logistics, insurance and healthcare.

He added that award recipients for the 2011 Frost & Sullivan Malaysia Excellence Awards were identified based on an in-depth research conducted by Frost & Sullivan's analysts. The award categories offered each year are carefully reviewed and evaluated to reflect the current market landscape and include new emerging trends.

"The recipients of the Frost & Sullivan Malaysia Excellence Awards clearly demonstrated outstanding leadership in their own market segments," Mr. Gopal said.

The banquet was officiated by the office on the Malaysian Ministry of International Trade & Industry, represented by Datuk Dr Rebecca Fatima Sta Maria, Secretary General on the behalf of YB Dato' Mustapa Mohamed, Minister of the Malaysian International Trade & Industry.

Saluting Malaysia's Best

Frost & Sullivan congratulates all the recipients of the 2011 Frost & Sullivan Malaysia Excellence Awards.

2011 Frost & Sullivan Malaysia Excellence Awards Recipients
CategoryAward Recipient
HEALTHCARE
Malaysian Pharmaceutical Company of the Year - Generics Drug Category Kotra Pharma
Health Supplements Company of the Year YSP SAH
Self-Monitoring of Blood Glucose Company of the Year LifeScan
Private Health Insurance Provider of the Year ING Insurance Bhd
Healthcare Service Provider of the Year KPJ Healthcare
ENVIRONMENT & BUILDING
Water Treatment Company of the Year Water Engineering Technology
Building Contracting Company of the Year WCT Construction
Facilities Management Company of the Year Faber Group
ENERGY
Upstream Oil & Gas Service Provider of the Year Kencana Petroleum
LOGISTICS
Emerging Logistics Service Provider of the Year PKT Logistics Group Sdn Bhd
HALAL Logistics Service Provider of the Year Kontena Nasional Berhad
Domestic Logistics Service Provider of the Year MISC Integrated Logistics Sdn Bhd
Domestic Express Service Provider of the Year Pos Malaysia Bhd
AUTOMOTIVE
Automotive Component Manufacturer of the Year AutoV Corporation Bhd
Automotive Finance Company of the Year Public Bank
Commercial Vehicle Company of the Year Hino Motors
Pick-Up of the Year Toyota Hilux
Luxury Car of the Year Mercedes Benz E-class
Debut Model of the Year Naza Kia Malaysia Sdn Bhd for Naza Forte
Value-for-Money Car of the Year (1.3L and Below) Perodua for Perodua Viva
Value-for-Money Car of the Year (1.3L and Above) Proton Holdings Bhd for Proton Persona
Best Model of the Year Perodua for Perodua Alza
ICT
Contact Center Applications Vendor of the Year Avaya (M) Sdn Bhd
Enterprise Telephony Vendor of the Year Aastra Telecom Sdn Bhd
Network Security Vendor of the Year Check Point Software
Wireline Telecoms Equipment Vendor of the Year Huawei
Wireless Telecoms Equipment Vendor of the Year Huawei
BPO Service Provider of the Year Scicom
Managed Service Provider of the Year Telekom Malaysia Bhd
Managed Security Service Provider of the Year VADS Bhd
Data Communications Service Provider of the Year Telekom Malaysia Bhd
Broadband Service Provider of the Year Telekom Malaysia Bhd
Most Innovative Application Provider of the Year Terato Tech
Mobile Service Provider of the Year Maxis Communications
Most Promising Service Provider of the Year TuneTalk
Service Provider of the Year Celcom Axiata Bhd

For more details on the 2011 Malaysia Excellence Awards log-in to http://www.malaysia-awards.com

Huawei is a Bronze Sponsor for the Malaysia Excellence Awards while Peoplexs is a Partner Sponsor. Media partners for the awards banquet include Business Today, IA Annual Directory, IA Community, IA News, Infinity 21, Infrastructure Focus, The Malaysian Reserve, MedicalNews, Medical Supplies Annual Directory and MyMedic News.

About Frost & Sullivan

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