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Supply Chain Asia Awards 2023 (Results)

Supply Chain Asia Awards 2023: A Celebration of Excellence
We’re excited to share the highlights from the Supply Chain Asia Awards 2023 held at the Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel, Singapore, on November 3rd. The event was a gathering of the industry’s finest, with 450 participants honouring supply chain pioneers.

Key Moments
DHL clinched the ‘Overall Supply Chain Partner of the Year’ award in a pivotal live voting session.

‘Supply Chain Executive of the Year’ was awarded to Mr. Ryan Yap for his leadership and innovation at YCH Malaysia.

Innovation and Corporate Achievement
Jungheinrich and Maersk took home awards for ‘Warehouse Automation’ and both ‘Seafreight Partner of the Year’ and ‘Shipping Line of the Year’, respectively.

Sustainability and Governance
ESG Special Awards highlighted sustainable practices, marking the importance of environmental and social governance in the sector.

Awards Summary
The evening celebrated diverse categories, from up-and-coming talent to seasoned leaders, with a special ‘Hall of Fame’ tribute to Mr. Terry Ryan of DHL for his profound industry influence.

Congratulations to all honourees for driving the future of global supply chains!

(Download Supply Chain Asia Magazine – Winner’s Profiles)

Individual Award Winners (Conferred)
Supply Chain Trainee of the Year

  • Mr Abdul Khaliq Marican S/O Mohamed Hassan Marican (3G Logistics)
  • Ms Emmelline Chan, Director, HR Premium

Young Supply Chain Professional of the Year

  • Mr Mostafa Ashour, Procurement Supervisor, Retal Urban Development
  • Ms Foo Fang Ting, Logistics Operation Manager, SMRT Trains Ltd
  • Mr Govind Krishnan Radhakrishnan, Manager, Projects, Fairprice Group Supply Chain

Supply Chain Executive of the Year

  • Mr Ryan Yap, General Manager, YCH Malaysia & Head of Innovations, YCH Group

Supply Chain Professional of the Year

  • Mr Abdullah Musallam, Supply Chain Director, Retal Urban Development Company
  • Mr Kobu Kotaraju,Global Procurement Lead, CBRE GWS-EA
  • Mr Ramesh Krishnamoorthy, Head of Spend Management – Asia Pacific, Philips Electronics Singapore Pte Ltd
  • Ms Lim Chiew Wei, Director Logistics, SMRT Trains Ltd

Most Inspiring Professional of the Year

  • Ms Elsa Yuen, Chairwoman, Hong Kong Logistics Association

Visionary of the Year

  • Mr Marc Dragon, Managing Director, Reefknot Investments

Supply Chain Woman of the Year

  • Ms Florence Lee, Regional Director Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific & Middle East at GEODIS
  • Ms Natalia Sustanto, Regional Supply Chain Director, L’Oreal

Supply Chain CEO (Solutions) of the Year

  • Mr Benedict Kothe, MD (Singapore & Malaysia), Jungheinrich

Supply Chain CEO (MNC) of the Year

  • Mr Tan Chong Meng, Group CEO, PSA

Chief Supply Chain Officer of the Year

  • Mr Raymond Heman, Chief Procurement & Supply Chain Officer, Indorama Ventures

Honorary Fellows

  • Mr Ng Hoon Ping, Group CEO, SMRT
  • Mr Lee Eng Keat, Head of Strategy, Singapore Post
  • Mr Jaya Moorthi, VP, Global Supply Chain, Schneider Electric
  • Mr Jonathan Cheung, CEO, ESG Institute
  • Dr Robert de Souza, Executive Director, The Logistics Institute Asia Pacific

Hall of Fame

  • Mr Terry Ryan, CEO, DHL Supply Chain Asia Pacific

Corporate Award Winners – Supply Chain Innovator of the Year (Conferred)

  • Start-up – Luwjistik/Shippit
  • Warehouse Robotics – BotSync
  • Integrator – Maersk
  • Integrated Warehouse Solutions – Kerry Logistics
  • Warehouse Automation – Jungheinrich; Charles & Keith/InfoLog
  • Supply Chain Intelligence – Fairprice Group Supply Chain
  • Autonomous Robotics – YCH Group
  • eLogistics – GUUD
  • Cold Chain – Asia Airfreight Terminal Co Ltd
  • Digital Twin – GEODIS Korea

Special Award Winners – ESG (Conferred)

  • Bollore; HACTL; Maersk

Corporate Competing Award Winners

  • Seafreight Partner of the Year – Maersk
  • Shipping Line of the Year – Maersk Line
  • Airfreight Partner of the Year – DHL Global Forwarding
  • Air Cargo Terminal Operator of the Year – Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminal Ltd
  • Container Terminal Operator of the Year – PSA International
  • MHE Partner of the Year – Jungheinrich
  • SC Automation Partner of the Year – AutoStore
  • Asian 3PL of the Year Award – Kerry Logistics Network
  • Global 3PL of the Year Award – DHL
  • Overall Supply Chain Partner of the Year – DHL