The Knights Award 2023 Season 2 – Asia Edition: Conquer with Honour

A stunning Ennoblement Ceremony at W Hotel Kuala Lumpur marked a celebration of excellence in The Knights Award Season 2 – Asia Edition. Founded by visionary entrepreneur Dr. Zyro Wong endorsed by Royal Patron Yang Berhormat Mulia Tan Sri Tengku Razaleigh Hamzah, the Father of Malaysian Economic Development and founder of Petronas; special advisor Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Ong Tee Keat; Guest of Honour His Royal Highness Prince Norodom Naravong; Yang Bahagia Dato Dr. Ammar Abd Ghapar, the Director General of Tourism Malaysia Promotional Board; Dr. Zainah Shariff, Deputy Director General, National Department of Youth and Sports; Rizal Nainy, CEO of SME Corporation;   Council of Lords from the European Union Region, Juan Jose Delgado; Council of Lords from Hong Kong, Kelvin Chan and many other prominent leaders of industry coming in the roles of Council of Lords. The Ennoblement Ceremony was a glittering event, showcasing many prestigious figures, business icons, local and international celebrities, and established organizations from across Asia. 

The Knights Award 2023 Season 2 – Asia Edition recognized and honoured 45 outstanding personalities and companies from various industries for their remarkable achievements in their areas of expertise across the region. Furthermore, this exclusive platform is pivotal in fostering business synergy where ideas transcend and partnerships flourish, eventually resulting in cross-border and cross-industry collaborations. There are 3 award categories, the touchstone of each award is unique to commend the colourful credentials of every award winner.

The Duke Award is the sovereign accolade that recognises the most exceptional winners of The Knights Award. Upheld with the highest honour, the winners of this award are second to none in their respective fields to spearhead revolutionary breakthroughs. They are truly the epitome of excellence and leadership.

Starting from The Duke Category for personal individual includes Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Dr. Haji Noor Hisham Abdullah, Guardian of Public Health COVID-19 Response Icon; Prof Wang Gung Wu, Lifetime Achievement Sinologist (Southeast Asia) and Dato’ Sri Hajah Siti Nurhaliza, The Golden Voice Of The East.

The Duke Category for the corporate sector includes BERNAMA TV, The Rapid News Distribution of All Time (Malaysia), Guardforce AI Co. Limited, known as (Guardforce AI) – The Top AI Robotic Solutions of The Year; Aston Martin, The Ultra-Luxury Performance SUV of The Year; W Hotel Kuala Lumpur, The Top Luxury Lifestyle Hotel of the Year; MY, Malaysia’s No. 1 Chinese radio station, Leading Chinese FM in Malaysia.

The Earl Award is the laurel of distinction that records significant commendation for one’s outstanding contributions to his or her field. Surpassing all standards, the work of achievers in this category echoes unwavering commitment to greatness and sustainability. The Earl Category award for personal achievements were accorded to

Bon Zainal, Harith Iskander Bin Musa, Prof Dato’ Chef Zam, Jaspers Lai (Singapore), Marcelito Pomoy (Philippines), DJL Jonathan Lim, Ong Peng Chu, Yani Bakhtiar, Dato David Arumugam from THE ALLEYCATS, Tsui Wing (Hong Kong) and Mushi. Corporate winners include SIMPLYSITI, The One Steel Project Sdn Bhd (TOS), World Of Buzz, Olivestouch Technologies Sdn Bhd, MonsterChef, Acetreme Sdn Bhd, Hayyan Huda Opah Kitchen (M) SDN BHD, Bollywood Fashion & Fashion Jewellery, Chamrun Academy, SOCC Holdings Sdn Bhd and Mugatti Sdn Bhd.

Last but not least, the Baron Award is an exceptional honour that recognises the rising movers and shakers of the industry. Backed by passion and exceptional talent, winners in this category are a powerhouse of ideas, innovation and ingenuity transforming the landscape of business today.

The Baron Category for Personal individual includes Arieff Yong, Benjamin Chuah and Dr Master J. For corporate includes The Creation Studio, Mozzafiato Beauty, Epigenetic Experience Center Sdn Bhd, Regen X Clinic, White on White (M) Sdn  Bhd, Restaurant Shanghai Street and Desi Events (M) Sdn Bhd,

The Knights Award stands as an exceptional stage to acknowledge the outstanding efforts and contributions of individuals not only to our nation’s economic growth but also across Asia. It serves as a testament to their dedication and resilience, creating a thriving ecosystem of entrepreneurship and innovation in our region.

Aligned with the mission, the goals of the Malaysia Madani has been proudly integrated into The Knights Award. This strategic collaboration aims to elevate Malaysia to international standards, positioning our nation as a center of excellence and innovation. Through this synergy, The Knights Award works towards developing the fundamental pillars necessary for Malaysia to thrive on global stage.

As The Knights Award continues to expand and join forces with established organizations, the winners may gain access to an extended network and additional resources, unlocking new possibilities for collaboration and growth in line with the tagline ‘’Bond, Build & Bloom!’’