For the past three decades, IR Magazine has honored excellence in investor relations around the world. For 2023, we continue to recognize and help further IR best practice. Over 150 senior IR professionals will join us from across Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore and Thailand – this internationally renowned event will look at the very best the IR community has to offer through our forum and awards.
The event will kick off with a forum where investors, analysts and heads of IR from small, mid and large cap companies come together to discuss key issues relating to investor relations, corporate governance, shareholder needs and the role of senior management in IR. The forum sessions will be followed by our awards ceremony.
We present two types of award categories – researched and nominated – both celebrating the success of those individuals and companies that are leading the way in IR in South East Asia. For our researched categories, companies do not submit nominations. Instead, hundreds of analysts and investors cast their votes and give their opinions on which companies do the best IR in the region.
In our nominated categories, companies had the opportunity to submit a written entry for aspects of IR that complement our researched categories. More information can be found in the sections below.
We are proud to present our 2023 agenda, click here to see the full agenda as a PDF.
All times are in Singapore time.
Registration, breakfast and networking
Opening remarks: Welcome to the forum
Laurie Havelock, editor, IR Magazine
Re-thinking IR in a new investment landscape
Unstable markets, the ripple effect of US-China relations on the region, and an increasing number of family offices in South East Asia has created a unique environment where issuers need to change their investor targeting, communication and engagement strategies to win the competition for capital.
Specifically designed to keep you updated with today’s investment trends, our opening session explores how the investment landscape is changing, the impact on issuers in South East Asia and how IR teams can adapt their practices to win in an ever-changing environment.
• Identify opportunities by learning which investors are most active in equities in South East Asia
• Learn how changes in the Greater China region are impacting fund flows and competition for capital in South East Asia
• Discover how to win as an IRO and measure your success in volatile times
Moderator: Laurie Havelock, editor, IR Magazine
Nicole Chen, head of investor relations, CapitaLand China Trust
Jason Paltrowitz, director and executive vice president of corporate services, OTC Markets Group
Reimagining investor targeting: Optimizing your engagement strategy
In today’s market environment finding fund managers who are best positioned to invest in your company is critical and requires an analytical and methodical approach.
In this session, we will explore going beyond peer analysis to provide insight into how to use alternative data to enhance your success during investor meetings.
• Go beyond peer evaluation and learn how to use alternative data sets to identify key investment targets
• Make better use of management’s time by identifying the conferences and investor engagements that yield the biggest returns
• Prepare your roadshows better by understanding which portfolio managers will make a significant difference to your stock and how best to engage with investors that can have the biggest impact on your share price
Moderator: Laurence Taylor, senior conference producer, IR Magazine
Manoj Gurbuxani, deputy chief financial officer, Mega Lifesciences
Owen Holden, senior associate of investor engagement, Nasdaq
Francis Rego, senior vice president of finance, Mega Lifesciences
Financial communication in difficult times: How to build credibility and trust
During periods of volatility, the mindset of investors and analysts becomes more risk-averse and they require additional assurance to take positions in companies.
Whether it is the impact of interest rates on balance sheets and growth outlook, liquidity concerns or supply chain challenges, a difficult market environment is also an opportunity for IR teams, and their management to build trust and credibility with the capital markets.
This session explores how best to communicate during difficult times, and how to measure the success of your IR efforts.
• Understand your audience: Learn how to adapt your messaging to address what issues are top of mind for analysts and investors in today’s environment
• Learn about the metrics required to help the buyside and sell-side make more informed decisions
• Learn how to communicate forward-looking prospects effectively relative to the region and your peers
• Learn how to measure success from your communications efforts in difficult times
Moderator: Steven Wade, head of content, IR Magazine
Elena Arabadjieva, chief operating officer and head of investor relations, Cromwell European REIT
Myrose April Victor, senior manager for investor relations and corporate development, Century Pacific Food, Shakey’s Pizza Asia Ventures
Networking break & refreshments
Using AI to supercharge your IR program
Artificial intelligence is a tool that can revolutionize your investor relations efforts providing efficiencies and allowing IROs to focus on strategy and relationships.
However, due to the number of potential use cases for IR, with few examples of implementation, it is difficult for IR teams to prioritize their efforts in this area and identify risks and opportunities.
This session will demonstrate how companies are using generative AI to improve the efficiency, quality and output of their IR activities, and discuss the future possibilities for the technology within the IR profession.
• Understand which areas of IR can be most effective with the addition of AI
• Hear case studies about how IR teams are using AI within their IR programs and hear practical advice about how to implement AI safely into your IR activities
• Discover how to navigate the security concerns, limitations and risks when using artificial intelligence
Moderator: Steven Wade, head of content, IR Magazine
Erik Carlson, chief financial officer and chief operating officer, Notified
Craig Dougas, vice president of depositary receipts, BNY Mellon
Chai Hung Yin, assistant vice president of investor relations, Elite Commercial REIT Management
The evolution of ESG data and disclosure in South East Asia
Developments in the regulatory and framework space are affecting the way investors, issuers and key stakeholders in the ESG ecosystem consume data produced by public companies.
This session examines how the sustainability reporting landscape is changing, and how companies can react as it relates to their collection and management of ESG data.
• Learn how the ESG reporting requirements are changing for companies in South East Asia
• Understand the impact that the launch of the ISSB standards and Taskforce for Nature-related financial disclosures will have on issuers in the region
• Learn how to prepare, manage and publish data in the current environment and learn how to utilize your ESG data to attract capital to your organization
Moderator: Laurence Taylor, Senior conference producer, IR Magazine
Bharat Joshi, investor relations and chief financial officer, Cimory group
Storytelling: Benchmark your digital IR strategy
Storytelling: Benchmark your digital IR strategy
The buyside’s use of IR websites, social media, podcasts and digital media continues to grow in importance, and telling your story effectively, in an engaging way to the right people is increasingly critical for success in investor relations.
This session will teach you how to produce content online, that engages your key stakeholders in the relevant channels, ensuring that you’re telling your company story most effectively to more people.
• Understand how best to build your presence in an increasingly digitalized world and keep up-to-date with changes in company websites
• Learn how to use different digital channels effectively and manage misinformation about your company online
• Hear advice on producing content in a narrative form that speaks to all of your stakeholders
• Discover how companies are using rich media to enhance their audiences’ experience and increase engagement
Moderator: Laurence Taylor, senior conference producer, IR Magazine
Jeanette Pang, head of investor relations and capital markets, Sasseur REIT
Wong Siew Lu, head of investor relations and sustainability, United Hampshire US REIT
Pattarawan Sookplang, associate director of investor relations, CP Axtra Public company
Investor engagement strategies for success in a hybrid environment
IR Magazine research has shown that both virtual and in-person participation by Asian IR teams is lower than the global average. Additionally, looking forward, IROs in Asia plan to hold more virtual engagements than IROs in the Americas and Europe.
Most people recognize the benefit of meeting face-to-face, particularly with new and potential investors while also recognizing the cost and efficiency benefits of virtual engagement. This session explores how to make hybrid IR a success in terms of deepening relationships with new and existing shareholders.
• Discover how other IR professionals have adapted to the challenges and opportunities of the new hybrid landscape
• Learn how to take your virtual engagement to the next level and build strong relationships with your target audience
• Find out how best to utilize your management’s time and resources within a virtual framework
Moderator: Laurie Havelock, editor, IR Magazine
Oliver Bampfield, managing director, Lumi Global
Vikash Jalan, head of IR and vice president of strategic planning, Indorama ventures
Affryll Teo, head of investor relations, sustainability and corporate development, Tune Protect Group
Laurie Havelock, editor, IR Magazine
IR Magazine Awards – South East Asia | Winners Ceremony
End of forum and awards
Award winning IR experts from South East Asia and beyond
Myrose April Victor
Senior manager for investor relations and corporate development
Century Pacific Food, Shakey’s Pizza Asia Ventures
Ms. Myrose is the senior Manager for Investor Relations and Corporate Development, Century Pacific Food, Inc., Shakey’s Pizza Asia Ventures, Inc.
Myrose has over 16 years of experience in financial management, audit, business consulting, and banking. Worked with various companies including top multinational corporations and food service businesses in the Philippines. Holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration & Accountancy from the University of the Philippines and received a Global Master degree in Finance from the IE Business School.
Lombard Odier Group
Joshua Lee is currently a portfolio manager at Lombard Odier.
Prior to that Joshua was headhunted by Equinix, the world’s largest independent data-center operator, for a C-suite role to manage their spinoff. He was also a senior portfolio manager at Bank of Singapore, an equity research analyst at Deutsche Bank, as well as a portfolio manager at several hedge funds.
Joshua holds a Public Leadership Credential from Harvard University, and a Bachelor of Accountancy with a second major in Law from Singapore Management University. He is also a CFA charterholder, a Fellow Chartered Accountant of Singapore, and an ASEAN CPA.
Bong Yap Kim
Senior technical director, sustainability reporting office
Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority
Bong Yap Kim oversees ACRA’s Sustainability Reporting Office. The office is set up to develop a roadmap for wider implementation of sustainability reporting for companies incorporated in Singapore, including the development of reporting and assurance standards. It also drives the sustainability efforts within ACRA.
Yap Kim is a Fellow of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants and the Singapore Institute of Director (SID). She represents ACRA in the Advisory Committee on Accounting Standards for Statutory Board and Singapore Standards Council.
Chief operating officer and head of investor relations
Cromwell European REIT
Ms Arabadjieva joined the Manager of Cromwell European REIT in September 2017 and was appointed as COO and Head of Investor Relations in September 2018.
As COO, Ms Arabadjieva is responsible for ESG, business continuity and general business operations. As Head of Investor Relations, Ms Arabadjieva is responsible for investor and stakeholder engagement, marketing and communications as well as continuous disclosure and transparent market communications.
Ms Arabadjieva has over 20 years of experience in Asia and has held a number of senior positions in Singapore. Prior to joining the Manager, Ms Arabadjieva was the Head of Investor Relations and Corporate Communications of Cambridge Industrial Trust (now known as ESR-LOGOS REIT). Prior to that, Ms Arabadjieva was the Director of Investor Relations of Genting Singapore Limited.
Ms Arabadjieva holds a Master’s degree in Architecture from the University of Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geodesy (Bulgaria) and a Master of Business Administration from INSEAD.
Associate director of investor relations
CP Axtra Public company
Head of investor relations and capital markets
Head of Investor Relations and Capital Markets
Ms. Pang is in charge of Investor Relations and Capital Markets functions of Sasseur REIT. As the liaison between Sasseur REIT and the investment community, she nurtures relationships with institutional and retail investors, research analysts and the media. She is also the main point of contact with investors and stakeholders.
She has more than 20 years of experience in financial communications in the real estate and banking sectors, as well as financial journalism. Prior to her current appointment, Ms. Pang had held investor relations positions in other public-listed companies in Singapore including United Overseas Bank Limited, CapitaLand Mall Trust Management Limited, Keppel REIT Management Limited and Mapletree Logistics Trust Management Ltd..
Ms. Pang holds a Master of Business Administration, Master of Science (Real Estate) and Bachelor of Arts from the National University of Singapore. She is also a Chartered Financial Analyst charterholder.
Head of investor relations
CapitaLand China Trust
Nicole manages the IR function at CLCTML and is responsible for building relations and facilitating strategic communications with CLCT’s investors and stakeholders across various communication platforms. The IR team engages in two-way communication and produces collaterals such as press releases, annual reports and presentations to update the community on CLCT’s strategy and plans.
Nicole has more than 10 years of investor relations and corporate communications experience in both in-house as well as agency positions. She has led client-servicing teams and managed multi-channel, multi-market programmes across Asia-Pacific, focusing on reputation building, positioning and content creation in both IR and PR agencies. Nicole has also amassed experience through her previous roles encompassing investor relations and corporate communications at a STI component company as well as an overseas listed company.
Nicole is a Chartered Accountant of Singapore and a holder of the International Certificate in Investor Relations. She has a Master of Science in Communication Management (Dean’s List) and a Bachelor of Accountancy from the Singapore Management University.
Chief financial officer
Bharat joins Cimory Group as Chief Financial Officer and Investor Relations Director. He oversees corporate finance, investments and is involved in broad group strategy. He is passionate about integrating ESG into corporate management and business processes.
Prior to joining Cimory, he spent nearly 15 years at Aberdeen Standard Investments, with his most recent role as Investment Director and Head of Investments overseeing the group’s investable assets in Indonesia.
He began his career with Credit Suisse as an analyst. He holds a BSc in Mathematics, Operational Research, Statistics and Economics (MORSE) from the University of Warwick, England.
He is an alumnus of INSEAD (Senior Leadership Program) and holds a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and CFA certificate in the field of ESG.
Wong Siew Lu
Head of investor relations and sustainability
United Hampshire US REIT
Ms Wong is responsible for managing the Investor Relations, Communications and Sustainability functions of UHREIT. As the key liaison between UHREIT and the investment community, Ms Wong nurtures relationships with institutional and retail investors, research analysts and the media, as well as facilitates two-way communication with the investment community. In addition, she works with the management team to develop and implement UHREIT’s sustainability strategy.
She brings over 15 years of extensive international experience in investor relations, capital markets (buy-side), corporate banking, and has been actively involved in capital raising, M&A transactions, corporate strategy and business development.
Ms Wong had extensive international exposure to various industries and roles, having worked and lived in 6 countries over the course of her career. Prior to joining the Manager, she was the Head of Investor Relations and Capital Markets in Sasseur REIT. At Sasseur REIT, she was instrumental in profiling the REIT to be the top 5 performing SREIT in 2019.
Early in her career, Ms Wong held corporate banking positions at National Australia Bank as well as investment analyst positions at asset management firms, before heading the investor relations role at SGX Mainboard-listed oil and gas company, Falcon Energy Group Limited.
Ms Wong holds Bachelor of Applied Science degree (Computational Finance) from National University of Singapore. She is Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and Chartered Accountant of Singapore and is a member of Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountant.
Head of IR and vice president of strategic planning
Vikash Jalan, a distinguished finance expert and strategic leader with an impressive 25-year journey in the industry. Renowned for his expertise in chemicals, particularly Petrochem and Downstreams, Vikash has made substantial contributions at prominent institutions, including ABN AMRO Bank and Indorama Ventures.
His professional narrative unfolds with impactful roles, where he spearheaded finance and strategy functions across diverse segments, showcasing his versatility. Vikash’s deep-rooted knowledge extends to capital markets and investor relations, marking him as a sought-after authority in the field.
Currently residing in Bangkok with his wife and children, Vikash embodies a harmonious balance between professional excellence and personal fulfillment.
Head of investor relations, sustainability and M&A
Tune Protect Group
Affryll’s experience has primarily been in the professional accountancy services as well as the financial services sector. Throughout his career, he had the opportunity to work in different roles such as audit, finance, strategic planning and business development among others. Affryll currently heads up the investor relations function within Tune Protect Group, a vertically integrated insurer headquartered in Malaysia with a global presence across 49 different countries. In addition to IR, his portfolio also includes credit ratings, sustainability, and corporate finance. In his spare time, Affryll enjoys reading autobiographies as well as watching the telecast of his favourite football team, Liverpool FC.
Chai Hung Yin
Assistant vice president of investor relations
Elite Commercial REIT Management
Ms Chai Hung Yin is the Assistant Vice President of Investor Relations for the Manager of Elite Commercial REIT (“Elite REIT”).
Ms Chai is responsible for facilitating communications and liaison with Unitholders, potential investors, analysts and the media. She formulates and drives investor engagement initiatives for Elite REIT, and provides strategic counsel and insights to senior management on investor sentiments and market conditions.
Ms Chai has over 18 years of experience in investor relations, corporate communications and journalism. Prior to joining the Manager, she spent close to four years with YTL Starhill Global REIT Management Limited, the manager of Starhill Global Real Estate Investment Trust, as the Assistant Vice President of Investor Relations and Corporate Communications. During her tenure there, Ms Chai played a key role in external and internal communications as well as in the process of developing the sustainability reporting framework for the REIT.
Prior to that, Ms Chai was a journalist with various newspapers, including the national financial broadsheet — The Business Times Singapore. During the 13 years working in the media industry, Ms Chai wrote for a public audience in various beats, from macroeconomic news to corporate, business, investment, regional, social and health, catering key messages to different market segments.
Ms Chai holds a Bachelor of Applied Science in Food Science and Technology from the National University of Singapore. Ms Chai also obtained the International Certificate in Investor Relations, jointly provided by The Investor Relations Society of United Kingdom and the Investor Relations Professionals Association (Singapore).
Chief financial officer and chief operating officer
Erik Carlson is chief operating officer and chief financial officer at Notified, a technology partner for investor relations, public relations, and marketing professionals. He brings over 10 years of M&A, strategic finance, and business transformation experience across private equity portfolio companies in technology, media, pharmaceuticals, and consumer products. Prior to Notified, he was senior vice president of M&A integration at Intrado and director of M&A and strategy advisory at PwC.
Vice president of depositary receipts
Director and executive vice president of corporate services
OTC Markets Group
In his dual role as Director, OTC Markets Group International Ltd. and EVP, Corporate Services, Jason Paltrowitz manages the company’s international and domestic Corporate Services business, supporting more than 1,800 companies that trade on the premium OTCQX and OTCQB Markets. Leveraging his background in financial services and expertise in cross-border trading, Jason spearheads sales initiatives and alliances to provide issuers with efficient alternatives to raise capital, access U.S. investors, and help small-cap companies alleviate the cost and complexity associated with being a public company.
Prior to joining OTC Markets Group in October 2013, Jason was Managing Director and Segment Head at JP Morgan Chase responsible for the custody, clearing and collateral management business in the Corporate and Investment Bank division. Jason also held multiple senior management positions at BNY Mellon, most notably, as Head of M&A for the Financial Markets and Treasury Services Sector and 11 years as the Head of the Global Capital Markets Group in the Depositary Receipt Division.
Jason served on the Board of Directors of the Crowdfunding Professional Association (CfPA) from 2017 – 2020. He previously served as a member of the Board of Directors at OTC Markets Group from 2008 – 2011. Jason holds a bachelor’s degree in International Relations from Boston University and received his MBA from the NYU Stern School of Business.
Senior associate of investor engagement
Owen Howden is a Senior Associate in the Investor Engagement Group at Nasdaq, where he helps issuers raise capital through strategic targeting analysis and investor engagement advisory. Owen has been at Nasdaq since 2008 where he joined as a Senior Analyst in the Global Corporate Solutions Group. Owen has a bachelors degree in Business, economics and finance from RMIT University in Melbourne.
Oliver has dedicated most of his professional journey to the meetings and live events industry, with over 10 years of experience at Lumi. In his present position, Oliver is leading the company’s transition from a hardware solutions provider to a mobile technology provider, with a special emphasis on addressing the evolving requirements of investor relations in the APAC region. He earned his Executive MBA from RMIT, where his studies centred on the impact of technology in reshaping established industries. Outside the office, Oliver is often found on a golf course, soccer pitch, or enjoying quality time with his young family.
Head of content
Steve Wade is head of content for IR Magazine and Corporate Secretary. In his role, Steve and his team are responsible for researching and producing insightful content that helps the investor relations and governance communities stay up-to-date on the latest trends and best practices in their fields.
Steve curates content across multiple platforms, including conferences, workshops, think tanks, podcasts, best practice guides, videos and websites. Steve guides editorial coverage and research to ensure they fulfill the needs of our communities and is responsible for hosting our conferences and presenting research at industry events.
Prior to joining IR Magazine and Corporate Secretary, Steve’s experience has been in ESG and sustainability research, producing conferences for Ethical Corporation (now Reuters Events.) During this time, Steve was a judge for the Deloitte Green Frog Awards and presented research at the Global Sustainable Events Summit and United Nations Global Compact, World Bank & Polish Ministry of Finance events.
Senior conference producer
Laurence Taylor is a senior conference producer at IR Magazine and Corporate Secretary. In his current role, he researches and curates industry-leading conferences in investor relations and corporate governance. Prior to joining IR Magazine, Laurence worked as a Senior Conference Producer at Westminster Insight and Fast Markets. Laurence holds a BA in English Literature from the Queen Mary University of London.
Laurence is learning to speak fluent Japanese and French in his spare time.
Laurie Havelock is a journalist, writer and podcaster who has worked with IR Magazine for more than
a decade. He was previously assistant business editor at the Daily Telegraph and acting business and
money editor at the i newspaper. In his spare time, he is a keen boardgamer and hosts a podcast
about them called Idle Fantasy. He lives in London with his husky, Mischa.
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For our awards-by-nomination categories, individuals and companies are given the opportunity to submit written entries to be put forward to a panel of expert judges made up of investment professionals and IR Magazine editorial team members.
We are delighted to announce the list of 2023 nominees. View the full list by clicking here.
If you have any questions, please contact [email protected] or +44 20 8004 4989.
The awards-by-nomination categories differ from our traditional researched awards, as individuals and companies are given the opportunity to submit written entries to be put forward to a panel of expert judges made up of investment professionals and IR Magazine editorial team members.
The judging process consists of three simple phases:
Phase one: Once the entry deadline has passed, the IR Magazine editorial team reviews all submissions and produces the short list
Phase two: The short-listed entries are shared with an independent judging panel made up of industry experts. The judges review each short-listed entry and select their top two picks per category
Phase three: The judges come together to discuss, debate and select the final list of winners who will go on to win an award
The judges’ votes are not made public, but their comments may be published in articles or reports after the event. Judges are not required to make comments against every submission.
Click here to view the judges biographies.
Thai equity analyst, Kiatnakin Phatra Securities
Portfolio manager, Lombard Odier
Professional board director
Analyst – real estate & REITs
Founding board member & IR advisor, AetriaHealth
Senior reporter, IR Magazine
The majority of our attendees are heads of IR from across South East Asia who are being recognized for their fantastic contribution to IR. Each participant is someone with an established track record and a strategic IR role within their company.
Below is a sample of our past attendees:
|Job title||Company||Job title||Company|
|Assistant director, IR||Bangkok Dusit Medical Services||Head of investor relations||AboitizPower|
|Assistant vice president, investor relations||Elite Commercial REIT Management||Head of investor relations||Astra International|
|AVP of IR office||Charoen Pokphand Foods||Head of investor relations||CapitaLand China Trust|
|AVP strategic planning and investor relations||Indorama Ventures||Head of investor relations||CP All|
|CEO||FollowTrade||Head of investor relations||Thai Union Group|
|CEO||IR Advantage||Head of investor relations||CapitaLand Integrated Commercial Trust|
|CFO||Siamese Asset Public Company||Head of investor relations||CapitaLand Investment|
|Chief financial officer||AEM||Head of investor relations||StarHub|
|Chief IRO||MyRepublic||Senior AVP||Astro Malaysia Holdings|
|Chief strategy officer||Capital A||SVP corporate secretary||PT PP (Persero)|
|Director of asset management||Equinix||Vice president – corporate finance & IR||PTT Global Chemical|
|Executive director of sustainability||YTL Corporation||Vice president of investor relations||Berli Jucker|
|Executive director||Bumitama Agri||Vice president, investor relations||PTT|
|Group director – IR||Minor International||Vice president/head of investor relations||Metro Pacific Investments Corporation|
Our awards-by-research nominees are determined by the input of hundreds of analysts and portfolio managers, who give their opinions on which companies provide them with the best IR service in the South East Asia region. Every year we invite any publicly listed company to submit their list of buy and sell-side analysts and portfolio managers, so that they have the opportunity to vote via our survey.
We are delighted to announce the list of 2023 nominees. View the full list by clicking here.
Please click on the tabs below to view the research timeline. If you have any questions on this process or wish to access our data sharing agreement, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions page. For any further queries about the research, please contact [email protected].
Our awards by research are different from most others and also from our awards by nomination: for our awards by research, companies do not submit nominations. The winners are identified by in-depth research and any publicly traded company is eligible to be considered. This survey is the only one of its kind to go directly to the investment community, canvassing the opinions of the people who matter to you most.
May-August: Online survey
IR Magazine has been building investment community databases over the past 30 years. As part of the updating process, listed companies are contacted every year for details of the professionals who currently cover their stock. IR Magazine then conducts an electronic survey of buy-side and sell-side analysts and portfolio managers. Each survey respondent is asked to nominate and rank up to five companies in a host of different research categories, from best IRO to best reporting.
September-October: Results analysis & short lists announced
Analysis of the results begins once the survey stage of the research is complete. Points are allocated to each company depending on how frequently it is nominated. The companies with the highest point scores in each individual awards category make the short list for that award. The top company will go on to win the award. Best-in-sector awards are determined by the highest aggregate scores across all research categories.
The IR Magazine awards team receives the results and contacts all short listed companies to give them the good news. The short lists are then published to the entire IR community a month before the event.
December: Winners announced
The winners are announced at our awards ceremony, which is attended by the leading lights of the Asian investor relations community.
For more information around the investor survey, please contact [email protected].
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