SHANGHAI, CHINA, 5 April 2018 – HRoot has recognized SHL, the global leader in talent innovation, as the “Best International Provider of Talent Assessments in Greater China.” Announcing finalists at its annual Human Resources Awards ceremony last month, the 2017-2018 title secured SHL its seventh consecutive accolade from China’s leading HR media company.

HRoot celebrates excellence and innovation in the HR industry and its annual awards program has been acknowledging organizations’ outstanding contributions and best practices for the last 12 years. Honorees are selected based on market activity, media exposure, proven results, customer feedback and several other key factors.

“We are hugely proud to be recognized by HRoot and our clients in the region as the best international provider of talent assessments in Greater China,” said Anthony Liu, managing director, Asia at SHL. “For more than 40 years, we’ve been helping leaders and their teams make more confident, data-driven decisions about people. Our assessment tools, analytics and services, are transforming productivity and driving measurable business results from the way they recruit, manage and development talent.”

SHL’s best-in-class assessment portfolio delivers huge productivity gains for individuals and companies by helping them make the right decisions about people. By applying precise data and greater discipline to talent decisions, leaders deliver meaningful outcomes and tangible value quickly for their businesses. SHL offerings span the entire employee lifecycle from external candidate selection through to leadership development.

Mr. Liu continued: “China is an important market for us. This award reinforces that we are on the right path to improving organizations’ understanding of the workforce and that our assessment tools and technologies are helping clients make better decisions about their people.”

HRoot hosted an awards ceremony for the finalists at the Shanghai Pudong Kerry Hotel on March 23, 2018.

To learn more about SHL’s recent award wins, visit

SHL's Adam Wang (right), commercial director, East China accepts HRoot's award for "Best International Provider of Talent Assessments in Greater China"



About SHL  

SHL, the global leader in HR technology and psychometric science, transforms businesses by leveraging the power of people, science, and technology.  Our unrivalled workforce data and highly validated talent solutions provide organizations with the workforce and scale to optimally leverage their people’s potential that maximize business outcomes.  

We equip recruiters and leaders with people insights at an organization, team, and individual level, accelerating growth, decision making, talent mobility, and inspiring an inclusive culture. To build a future where businesses thrive because their people thrive. 

With 45 years of talent expertise, we are the trusted technology partner to more than 10,000 companies worldwide, across more than 150 countries, including 50% of the Fortune Global 500 and 80% of the FTSE 100. For more information, visit


Julia Landon