FGV named the 50 Best Global Employer Brands 2015

KUALA LUMPUR, 06 MARCH 2015 – Felda Global Ventures Holdings Berhad (FGV), the global agribusiness and palm oil company, received the “50 Best Global Employer Brands Award 2015” at the 23rd edition of the World HRD Congress.

The prestigious award, which was held recently in February, recognised FGV for its relentless efforts and investment in enhancing its human capital development, as well as human resource practices, policies and strategies towards offering appealing value proposition to increasingly diverse talent segments.

FGV’s Group President and Chief Executive Officer, Dato’ Mohd Emir Mavani Abdullah said the recognition reflects on FGV’s continuous efforts to improve the organisation’s Human Resources (HR) practices and deliverables towards bringing FGV to be amongst the big global players.

We view our employees as an asset and believe that engaged employees are productive employees. Using core values like partnership, respect, integrity, dynamism and enthusiasm (PRIDE), we will continue to strive for excellence and achieve our Group’s current and future aspirations

“We view our employees as an asset and believe that engaged employees are productive employees. Using core values like partnership, respect, integrity, dynamism and enthusiasm (PRIDE), we will continue to strive for excellence and achieve our Group’s current and future aspirations,” Mohd Emir added.

PRIDE is one of FGV’s campaign to instil five basic values within FGV employees as the driving force behind efforts towards strengthening and elevating the position of the FGV Group as Malaysia’s leading globally agri-business company.

FGV’s Group Chief Human Resources Officer, Mohd Najid Md. Yahya received the award on behalf of the Group at Taj Lands End, Mumbai, India.

Mohd Najid said, “The Group, through various initiatives, is also committed towards the professional and personal development of its people. Various initiatives have been done to ensure that our people will have an enriching experience with us – both at professional and personal levels.”

Best Employer Brands Award was jointly hosted by Employer Branding Institute and World HRD Congress. It is designed, owned and executed by Employer Branding Institute, an organisation managed by professionals from various countries and geographies who shared the same passion in human resources.

The awards acknowledged organisations across the globe that demonstrated excellence in building their brands and identities as employers of choice visible through their human resource practices, policies and strategies, honouring exemplary work in employer branding in more than 133 countries.

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