Forest Interactive wins SOBA Best Employer Award (Silver)

Kuala Lumpur, January 9, 2020 – Forest Interactive received another prestigious award this time in The Star Outstanding Business Award (SOBA) Best Employer Award, under the Silver category. The company is honoured to receive the SOBA Best Employer Award on the first week of 2020 as this milestone demonstrates a commitment to prioritize people, who and integrate the system with technology.

The award recognizes Forest Interactive’s excellent working conditions, and benefits given to employees and are audited based on a number of factors including Remuneration, Career Progression, Learning and Development, Welfare, and Workplace Environment.

Forest Interactive CEO Johary Mustapha said, “SOBA has been a prestigious recognition in these past 10 years, and we at Forest Interactive are honored to be a part of it and we hope to inspire local businesses in the way we conduct business. Being recognized by an awarding organization is a validation for the team’s hard work and dedication to provide the best service and product for our consumers, partners, and stakeholders while ensuring that the well-being of our talents is constantly improved.”

As a tech company that provides mobile solutions for mobile operators, Forest Interactive automates people management into an integrated system. All devices given to the employees are connected to the Helpdesk portal where they can access documents related to the company and request work from the creative agency team. Some of the tech-savvy apps and software include PeopleHR portal, Hello Sign, and Udemy.

In order to accommodate the needs of the modern worker of work-life balance among young talents. Forest Interactive recognizes with these following perks and programs: Bring Your Child to Work Day, Health and Wellness programs, Insurance Plan, Flexible Working Hours and Casual Day Every Day, International Day, Movie Nights, Festive Celebrations, Quarterly Birthday Parties, and Forest Volunteers.

Forest Interactive CEO Johary Mustapha (left) received SOBA Best Employer Award in Kuala Lumpur (9/11).


About SOBA
The Star Outstanding Business Awards (SOBA) is all about recognising the best in Malaysian businesses. We return for the 10th year to honour local non-public listed organisations that have led the way with excellent business principles, ethics, and practices. SOBA winners are testaments of high achievement and serve as a benchmark for others to emulate.

About Forest Interactive (as of January 2020)
Forest Interactive Forest Interactive is a global tech company that provides revenue generating content platforms for mobile operators. It is a trusted partner of 50 mobile operators and connected to 1.1B subscribers spread across 33 countries since 2006. The company operates highly-customizable platforms for Mobile Network Operators (MNO) with 24 hours in 7 days of customer support for Service Delivery Platforms (SDP), Mobile Games Publishing, eVouchers, and quite recently in Mobile eSports in partnership with Moonton and Tencent. Forest Interactive is headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia with 13 (not including Malaysia) regional offices in the United States, LATAM, the Middle East, and Asia.

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For more information, please contact:
Forest Interactive Corporate PR
Address: Unit C-7-2, Megan Avenue 2, Jalan Yap Kwan Seng, 50450, Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia.
Phone: +60321622728 (Ext:236)




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