On July 1st 2020 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Technological and Commercial Joint Stock Bank (Techcombank) was honored with the Award "Best Place to work for in Asia 2020" by HR Asia Magazine - the leading and prestigious magazine on HR at Asian region. Techcombank was honored to receive this prestigious award for the first time attending.

"Best Place to work for in Asia - HR Asia Awards" is an internationally prestigious award organized to evaluate and honor businesses with outstanding personnel policies, attractive remuneration, leading working environment and regularly organizing exciting internal activities to engage employees. In 2020, this annual award attracts large enterprises to participate in between 12 countries and territories of Asia such as Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, China, Malaysia, Indonesia, ...

In Vietnam, Techcombank excellently overcame 308 records of domestic enterprises / organizations participating in HR Asia's independent evaluation and selection program to win the award "Best Place to work for in Asia".

At the first round of profile selection, the HR Asia research department conducted an independent research on the reputation of 308 Vietnamese companies with outstanding working environments. In the second round, HR Asia used the TEAM (Total Engagement Assessment Model) model to survey the satisfaction of staff members based on three factors: Core (strategy - structure), Self ( individuals) and Group (collectives). This model provides an overall and complete view, not only at the engaging level of an individual employee, but also judging how each team or department connects together in different situations. Outperforming many competitors, the survey results show that the average score of Techcombank across all 3 categories is higher than the average of the entire Asian business market. Specifically, the Core score is 4.29 compared to the industrial average of 3.67, the Self score is 4.47 compared to that of 3.82 and the Group score is 4.57 compared to 3.91 points. In the third round, HR Asia conducted an assessment through face-to-face interviews with HR leaders in companies to better understand policies and working environment, to make decisions which business deserves to receive this honorable award "Best Workplace in Asia ''. After three rounds of evaluation, Techcombank excellently overcame the competitors to achieve this noble title.

“We appreciate the excellent HR policies and foundation that Techcombank has built. From the strategy of "employee-centric", Techcombank has developed and implemented many human resources policies that are both humane and a clear investment in human resources", the representative of the Organizing Committee shared his assessment of Techcombank.

Techcombank left a great impression on the Board of Judges through the employee-centric policies that the Bank has been pursuing over the past few years, such as gifts and birthdays for every employee. All were given health check-ups at 5 star Vinmec hospital chains and enjoyed outstanding health insurance; Employees can use the bank's services and have the opportunity to not only increase their assets, but also improve their personal quality of life through the preferential loan program; "Techcombus" - bus trips to transport employees and relatives to their homeland on Tet holiday, honor and greatly reward to individuals who have made great contributions to the organization ... Diverse training programs with staff members of direct guidance and regular training, encouraging employees to think new, refreshing every day, job rotation opportunities and transition projects are some of practical conditions to help employees develop themselves.  Techcombank also pays great attention to internal engagement activities through major sports events: Ho Chi Minh International Marathon, Techcombank Ironman 70.3, Year End Party, Extracurricular Activities, Bank’s Birthday,... With its efforts to develop strategies in human resources, Techcombank is also among the Top 25% banks in the region in the results of Organizational Health Index (OHI) by McKinsey in 2019.

In particular, building a dynamic working environment "Agile" that facilitates creativity, effective interaction and close coordination with employees is something Techcombank invests heavily to implement for the goal of digitalization . Accordingly, the modern and flexible working offices of Techcombank will be put into use in turn, starting from November 2019 with the Agile Center building in Hanoi.

Ms. Nguyen Ngoc Due - Deputy Director of Human Resources Management Division and Ms. Nguyen Dinh Ha Linh - Head of Recruitment Strategy, representing Techcombank

“Investing in people is an investment for our future,” said Ms. Nguyen Ngoc Du, Deputy Director of Human Resource Management Division at the award night - “With an employee-centric approach , building a strong and effective corporate culture, more than 11,000 Techcomers have been building a cohesive working environment together, going further together on the journey of "Outperforming every day" to create favorable conditions for Vietnamese people realize their dreams through the most suitable financial services and solutions”.

In addition to the title of "Asia's Best Workplace 2020", Techcombank has continuously been honored with greatly prestigious awards such as Top 3 most loved Employer Brands by Vietnamese students in the Finance - Banking field, Top 2 Best Banking Places in 2019, Gold Cup of Stevie Awards 2019 at the "Employer of the Year" award ...

About Techcombank

Established in 1993, Techcombank is one of the largest commercial banks in Vietnam and one of the leading banks in Asia. Techcombank provides a wide range of financial products and services to more than six million individual customers, small and medium enterprises and large enterprises in Vietnam on a network of 311 nationwide branches and banking channels. The bank's ecosystem business approach is applied across six key economic sectors including housing, automotive, tourism and entertainment, financial services, FMCG, utilities and telecommunications, which creates a difference of Techcombank in the context of Vietnam's economy with the world's leading growth.

Techcombank has the highest credit rating among banks in Vietnam with Ba3 ratings from Moody's and BB from S&P. The bank was also awarded Best Bank in Vietnam by Euromoney 2018. Techcombank shares are listed on the Ho Chi Minh City Stock Exchange (HOSE) with the transaction code TCB.