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05 Nov 2019 16:58:00
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SET News :SET announces 12 CEOs nominated for SET Awards 2019
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    SET News 88/ 2019
                                                                                
     November 5, 2019

SET announces 12 CEOs nominated for SET Awards 2019

BANGKOK, November 5, 2019 - The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) has revealed 
that among candidates to win the Business Excellence Awards category at SET
Award 2019, to be held on November 26, 2019, are 12 CEOs and 71 listed
companies, while 48 listed companies have been nominated to win the
Sustainability Excellence Awards category.

Jointly hosted by SET and Money & Banking magazine for the 16th year this year, 
the announcement and award presentation ceremony aim to recognize companies,
securities companies, asset management companies, financial advisory companies,
and CEOs of companies listed on the Thai capital market with excellent and
outstanding performances in various areas.
SET President Pakorn Peetathawatchai said that SET Awards is one of the most 
prestigious awards in the Thai capital market, underling SET's effort to boost
the capital market's competitive capabilities at international level. Two
categories of awards namely SET Awards and SET Sustainability Awards will be
combined in one event and presented to listed companies with outstanding
potentials and qualities, while being role models for others. This is in line
SET's 'To Make the Capital Market Work for Everyone' vision, aiming at enabling
all sectors to grow strongly and to become a major force to drive the Thai
economy and society.

Santi Viriyarungsarit, Editor-in-Chief of Money & Banking magazine, the SET 
Awards co-host and one of the distinguished judges in the SET Awards 2019 said
that each year all judges admire continuous growth of listed firms with
increasing excellence in performance, competitive capabilities and adaptability
in the ever-changing economic and financial landscape.

SET Awards 2019 are divided into two categories: Business Excellence and 
Sustainability Excellence. The Business Excellence category consists of seven
awards: 1) Best Investor Relations Awards, 2) Best Innovative Company Award, 3)
Best Securities Company Awards, 4) Best Asset Management Company Award, 5) Best
Company Performance Awards, 6) Best Deal of the Year Award, and 7) Best CEO
Awards and Young Rising Star Award. The Sustainability Excellence consists of
three awards: 1) Best Sustainability Awards, 2) Highly Commended in
Sustainability Awards, and 3) Rising Star Sustainability Awards.

The SET Awards 2019 judging committee consists of Chaiyawat Wibulswasdi, Maruey 
Phadoongsidhi, Seri Chintanaseri, Santi Viriyarungsarit, Yuth Vorachattarn,
Patareeya Benjapolchai, Teeranun Srihong, Pakorn Peetathawatchai, Manpong
Senanarong, and Krisada Sektrakul with Amnouy Jiramahapoka as the committee's
secretary.

In addition to these, companies or individuals who have retained their 
excellence in respective areas for at least three consecutive years will be
presented with honorable achievement awards.

For more information about SET Awards 2019, please visit 
www.set.or.th/setawards, or call (66) 0 2009 9786, 0 2009 9786, 0 2009 9882, 0
2009 9885.

                                            "SET...Make it Work for Everyone"
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