HRM Awards Super 10 Night of the Knights

The HRM Awards 2010 – Super 10 saw a grand conclusion at the gala awards night celebration at the Cinnamon Grand Oak Room.

Hon. Minister Dr Sarath Amunugama graced the occasion as the Chief Guest flanked by many distinguished guests from the public and private sector. The event unfolded with a traditional entertainment act depicting the multi faceted talents of the human resource an apt theme for celebrating the knowledge capital of the country.

This years Awards carried Super 10 Gold awards, 10 Silver awards and 6 special awards for exemplary best practices. The awards were won by,

Special Awards

  • Rewards & Recognition - Standard Chartered Bank
  • Employee Relationship & People Administration - Coca-Cola Beverages Sri Lanka Ltd
  • Performance Management System - Virtusa (Pvt) Ltd.
  • Talent Supply - Commercial Bank of Ceylon PLC
  • Leadership & Key Talent Management - The Hong Kong & Shanghai Banking Corporation Ltd.
  • Building Capability - Diesel & Motor Engineering PLC


  1. Fonterra Brands Lanka (Pvt) Ltd.
  2. Heritance Kandalama
  3. Textured Jersey Lanka (Pvt) Ltd.
  4. AVIVA NDB Insurance PLC
  5. Amba Research Lanka (Pvt) Ltd.
  6. Union Assurance PLC
  7. Coca Cola Beverages Sri Lanka Limited
  8. LOLC
  9. Glaxo SmithKline


  1. Hatton National Bank
  2. Commercial Bank of Ceylon plc
  3. Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited
  4. Standard Chartered Bank
  5. Diesel and Motor Engineering plc
  6. Aitken Spence plc
  7. Ceylon Tobacco Company Plc
  8. Unilever Sri Lanka plc
  9. Virtusa Pvt Limited
  10. John Keells Holdings plc

HRP’s strategic technical partner, Hewitt Associates India, a global human resource consulting firm provided technical evaluation and assessment for the selection of companies to be admitted to this prestigious league of knights of the round table.

The HRM Awards 2010 Super 10 panel of judges comprised of Dr Uditha Liyanage, Director, Post Graduate Institute of Management, Dr Anura Ekanayake, Chairman, Ceylon Chamber of Commerce, Ravi Peiris, Director General, Employers Federation of Ceylon, Neil Reichenberg, Director, IPMA HR (USA), Peter Reilly, Director, HR Research and Consultancy Institute of Employment Studies, UK and David Jones, Geography Lead, Middle East Practice, Hewitt Associates.

The awards ceremony concluded with a celebratory dinner dance which brought together the HR fraternity in a night of revelry to share their joys with colleagues and professional peers.