SIDC receives ‘Contribution to Organisation’ award


SECURITIES Industry Development Corp (SIDC), the training arm of Securities Commission Malaysia (SC), has been awarded with the “Contribution to Organisation” award at the Asia HRD Award 2019.

According to SIDC, the recognition is presented to organisations who have contributed to the development of society by advancing education and learning efforts to the communities.

“This prestigious recognition is the validation of our visionary and pragmatic approach towards self-empowerment and future-ready talents, encapsulated by the Competency Management System — an online industry utility platform that addresses an individual’s holistic learning and development needs,” it said in a statement.

The Asia HRD Award 2019 aims to honour individuals and human resources (HR) practitioners at all levels which have significantly impacted or influenced the HR community, organisations or society.

Four categories were presented during the ceremony, including the Lifetime Achievement, Contribution to Society, Contribution to Organisation and Contribution of HR Community.

Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Mohd Ali, the wife of Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, was honoured with the Lifetime Achievement Award.

The Lifetime Achievement Award is conferred on individuals who have either promoted the cause of learning or pioneered initiatives that have impacted people in a significant manner.

The award ceremony was held at Cyberjaya University College of Medical Sciences.

Among other recipients for the Contribution to Organisation award were Ampang Jaya Municipal Council, Convex Malaysia Sdn Bhd, A Cut Above Sdn Bhd, JD Resources International Ltd and Cyberview Sdn Bhd.

Incorporated in 2007, SIDC is the leading capital market learning and development solutions provider for industry participants in Malaysia, and the growth and emerging markets that include market professionals, company directors and regulators.