Datuk Ng Thien Phing, Founder & Group Managing Director of SkyWorld receiving the prestigious award on behalf of SkyWorld


SkyWorld was honoured special recognition for the being the Best Gen Y Employer by Aon Best Employers Award 2017. Held at The Gardens Hotel, Mid Valley, the prestigious event was graced by Mr Jeremy Andrulis, Aon’s CEO of Southeast Asia and Mr Prashant Chadha, Aon's MD for Malaysia and Brunei. The prestigious event was attended by over 200 local and foreign dignitaries across Malaysia. Aon Best Employers is a flagship award programme designed to recognise and improve employee engagement, leadership effectiveness, brand presence, and culture to drive high performance. It is the most credible and comprehensive programme of its kind in the Asia Pacific. The award leverages on Aon Hewitt’s professional 3-tier assessment tools and includes participants from all key industries. Now in its 18th year, the Aon Best Employers programme runs across 14 markets in the region: Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Middle East, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, and Thailand. 

Winning this award further strengthens SkyWorld brand positioning, both as an employer and a professionally managed business. As a Gen Y centric employer, SkyWorld understands effective teamwork comes with good team participation. Its positive work culture complemented with the Bottom-Up policy – where its managers made majority decisions and Senior Management made the key decisions – are few of the winning factors of SkyWorld.