Property developer Sunsuria Bhd was the night’s big winner as it walked home with two awards at Focus Malaysia’s Best Under Billion Awards 2019. It won the Best in Revenue Growth and Best Profit Growth awards and also emerged the Overall Winner after securing the highest score to beat all other contenders.
The Best Under Billion Awards 2019 was hosted by Focus Malaysia for the fifth year running. The awards, initiated in 2015, are aimed at honouring listed companies with a market capitalisation of under RM1 bil. The awards were presented by KPMG Malaysia Managing Partner Datuk Johan Idris.
The awards are segregated into two groupings - Group A for companies with a market capitalisation of RM150 mil to RM499 mil and Group B for those with a market capitalisation of RM500 mil to RM950 mil. Companies were judged based on their latest financial year results as well as their track record for the last three years. The judging criteria and vetting of winners were validated by global audit firm, KPMG.
The ceremony, held at the KL Hilton, was attended by over 350 guests including captains of industry, regulators and representatives of government agencies. It was supported by Bursa Malaysia for the fourth consecutive year. The awards had the generous support of sponsors, Asian Banking School, Bentley Kuala Lumpur, Beryl’s, Carlsberg, M&A Securities, MCT Bhd and OCBC Bank.