PT Kalbe Farma Tbk (Kalbe) receives the 2015 Top 10 Most Admired Company award, which is the award for the most admired company in Indonesia, on Wednesday, 15 April 2015, in Jakarta. The award is the result from the researches by the Warta Ekonomi team on 286 companies in Indonesia that has positive images in the eyes of the public, and ten companies were chosen to be the topmost ones.
"We thank the Indonesian people who still chose Kable as a trustworthy company, as well as using Kalbe's products," said Herda Prasmadji, Head Corporate Communication, PT Kalbe Farma Tbk. "Through innovations and the best services provided by Kalbe to all stakeholders and consumers, Kalbe is able to remain as the most admired company in Indonesia," Warta Ekonomi has been routinely conducting researches to the most admired companies in Indonesia. In the previous year, 2014,
PT Kalbe had also received the 2014 Most Admired Company award for the Pharmaceutical category, and the Indonesia Most Admired CEO of 2014. The variables measured in the award covers 4 factors that are Corporate Image, Financial Image, Human Resources and Product/Service Image.
Corporate Image covers company popularity, company's reputation, and trust level of respondents to the company. Financial Image covers the company's financial prospect, level of profit, investment and development. Human resource (HR) Image covers company standard of salary, career steps for employees, and management of human resources. And the last, Product/Service Image covers quality of product/services provided by the company, innovation on product/services conducted by the company, and the company's responsibility on the environment.
Other companies in the TOP 10 Most Admired Company category are PT Agung Podomoro Land, PT Astra International Tbk, PT Bank Central Asia Tbk, PT Bank Mandiri Tbk, PT Garuda Indonesia (persero) Tbk, PT Indofood Sukses Makmur Tbk, PT Pertamina Tbk, PT Toyota Motor Manufacturing Indonesia and PT Unilever Indonesia Tbk