KUALA LUMPUR: At a awards ceremony held here on Dec 15 evening, Datuk Shahril Shamsuddin of Sapura Group of Companies was named as Malaysia’s Ernst and Young (E&Y) Entrepreneur of the Year 2009.
Shahril was browsed among 12 exceptional business visionaries, all of them driving commanders of industry in their own right.
Shahril got his honor from Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin. Other than accepting the Country Award, Shahril was additionally named the winner of the Master Entrepreneur category.
As the Malaysian Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of The Year 2009, Shahril will represent Malaysia at the World Award occasion in Monte Carlo in June 2010.
This occasion is where more than 50 of the best business people from around the globe will vie for the Ernst and Young World Entrepreneur of the Year® Award which has turned into the worldwide benchmark of enterprising perfection.
“We take incredible pride in the job we have played, and keep on playing, in commending the tales of in what way some hard-won dreams have materialized. It was to be sure a test for the judges to choose one single honor beneficiary, as each best candidate is a victory in his or her very own right,” said See Huey Beng, national managing partner, Ernst, and Young.
Shahril Shamsuddin is a pioneer on a fundamental level, with a distinct fascination in subtleties of key advancements and significant energy for innovative improvement.
Consolidating those characteristics with massive foreknowledge, deftness, and creativity, Shahril has changed his association from a telecommunications infrastructure and service provider into one of Malaysia’s chief homegrown aggregates, with differentiated business regions extending from oil and gas, secured communications systems, to training and automotive services.
Three different honors were also exhibited. The recipient of the Emerging Category Award was Cheong Chia Chieh, the group managing director of the RH Media Group Sdn Bhd He is the maker of the exchange plan of action which ensures deals or income in return for publicizing space buy.
Sun Chee Kong of CBS Technology Bhd was named the Technology Category Award beneficiary. CBS is an organization that has spearheaded numerous RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) and e-security solution in Malaysia and the locale, with some being the first of its sort on the planet.
DatinFreidaMohdPilus of Cempaka Holdings Sdn Bhd was reported as the beneficiary of the Woman Category Award. The establishing director of Cempaka Holdings Sdn Bhd’s Group of Schools, Freida is regarded as the doyenne of private school training in Malaysia.
The Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year® awards are a zenith of a while of meetings and passing judgment on sessions by an independent panel of judges.