Asia's Best Companies 2003 - Thailand

FinanceAsia congratulates the winners of this year''s Best Companies survey. Here we present the results for Thailand.

This survey covers the performance of the top companies in 10 countries in Asia. We polled institutional investors and equity analysts and received a total of 296 votes. The results will also appear in more detail in the April edition of FinanceAsia Magazine.

Best Managed Company
Position Company Votes
1 Siam Cement 62
2 AIS 45
3 Thai Farmers Bank 31
4 Land & Houses 23
5 Bangkok Bank 17
6 Thai Union Frozen 14
7 DTAC 14
8 Shin Corp 12
9 PTTEP 11
10 Banpu 8
10 Grammy Entertainment 8

 

Best Investor Relations
Position Company Votes
1 Siam Cement 40
2 AIS 36
3 PTTEP 21
4 Thai Union Frozen 20
5 Thai Farmers Bank 17
6 DTAC 14
7 Egco 13
8 Shin Corp 12
9 Siam Commercial Bank 9
10 Banpu 8

 

Most Committed to Shareholder Value
Position Company Votes
1 AIS 48
2 Siam Cement 31
3 Thai Union Frozen 23
4 Banpu 15
5 DTAC 11
5 PTTEP 11
7 Egco 10
8 Shin Corp 6
8 Land & Houses 6
8 Royal Garden Resorts 6

 

Best Corporate Governance
Position Company Votes
1 Siam Cement 59
2 Thai Farmers Bank 35
3 AIS 21
4 Thai Union Frozen 20
5 Shin Corp 16
5 PTTEP 16
7 Banpu 13
8 DTAC 12
8 Siam City Cement 12
10 Bangkok Bank 9

 

Best Financial Management
Position Company Votes
1 Siam Cement 50
2 AIS 35
3 Thai Farmers 23
4 DTAC 15
4 Bangkok Bank 15
6 Land & Houses 13
7 PTTEP 11
8 Royal Garden Resorts 8
9 Shin Corp 7
9 Siam City Cement 7

 

Best CFO: Grant Ferguson, DTAC