BANGKOK, Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) announces a
shortlist of 18 CEOs for the CEO Awards, 84 companies for the Business
Excellence Awards, and 63 companies for the Sustainability Excellence Awards.
The nominations demonstrate best-in-class business performance in today’s
challenging environments, coupled with focus on sustainability and readiness to
be model organization in the capital market. SET Awards 2022’s winner
announcement and award presentation ceremony will take place on October 28.
SET President Pakorn Peetathawatchai said that SET together with Money & Banking
Magazine organizes SET Awards 2022 ceremony to honor listed companies,
securities companies, asset management companies, financial advisory companies,
real estate investment trusts, as well as top executives of listed companies who
are distinguished in various aspects.
The awards comprise two categories: The Business Excellence Awards for companies
with excellence in business operation, innovation development and capital
market financial deals and the Sustainability Excellence Awards for companies
with utmost commitment to create sustainable business growth and enhance value
for the stakeholders, society and environment inclusively.
“The awards ceremony will truly recognize outstanding companies in both their
business potential and sustainability amid the current situation that businesses
have to encounter all types of risks. These companies still manage to be
exemplary organizations and inspire other companies to develop quality and
innovations, generate good performance, while operating with responsibilities to
stakeholders by taking into consideration environment, society and governance
(ESG) to steer towards balanced growth.
The balanced growth is in line with SET’s vision to develop the Thai capital
market to benefit all sectors: “To Make the Capital Market ‘Work’ for Everyone,”
Money & Banking Magazine Editor-in-Chief Santi Wiriyarangsarit, who is also SET
Awards co-founder, and one of the panel of honorary judges for SET Awards 2022,
said that sustainability, which is the global issue, is a focus of the judging
committee this year. Additional sustainability-related awards, therefore, are
The new awards are the ‘Best Asset Management Company Award – ESG’ in the
Business Excellence Awards category, which will be granted to outstanding asset
management companies embracing sustainability; and the ‘Commended Sustainability
Awards’ in the Sustainability Excellence Awards category as these days listed
companies have been more advanced in enhancing their sustainability performance.
In addition, the ‘Best REIT Performance Award’ will be added in recognition of
outstanding real estate investment trust. All these are to ensure that the
awards will cover the capital market participants across the board.
The panel of honorary judges for SET Awards 2022 consists of Chaiyawat
Wibulswasdi, Seri Chintanaseri, Santi Viriyarungsarit, Yuth Vorachattarn,
Pattareeya Benjapolchai, Teeranun Srihong, Pakorn Peetathawatchai, Manpong
Senanarong, Soraphol Tulayasathien, with Amnouy Jiramahapoka as secretary of the
This year’s SET Awards are divided into two categories: The Business Excellence
Awards and the Sustainability Excellence Awards.
The Business Excellence Awards consist of eight awards, namely 1) Best CEO
Awards and Young Rising Star CEO Award, 2) Best Company Performance Awards, 3)
Best REIT Performance Award, 4) Deal of the Year Awards, 5) Best Investor
Relations Awards, 6) Best Innovative Company Awards, 7) Best Securities Company
Awards, and 8) Best Asset Management Company Award.
The Sustainability Excellence Awards comprise four awards, namely 1) Best
Sustainability Awards, 2) Highly Commended Sustainability Awards, 3) Commended
Sustainability Awards, and 4) Rising Star Sustainability Awards.
Significantly, there is also the SET Awards of Honor for companies or
individuals who have maintained their excellence for three consecutive years or
SET Awards 2022 announcement and award presentation ceremony will be organized
on October 28, 2022, from 2.30 p.m. onwards at the SET building. Interested
parties can watch the live broadcast via SET’s online channels, Facebook &
YouTube: SET Thailand. Please see more details via www.set.or.th/setawards.
Source: Stock Exchange of Thailand