The Gulf Business Industry Awards 2015
The Gulf Business Industry Awards 2015 – the premier event recognized the best and brightest companies and individuals across the region. Rolling in 2015 with their fourth year, the Gulf Business Industry Awards covered a wide spectrum of economic sectors, from energy to real estate. In each sector, a company and business leader of the year was awarded. One business leader from this group was selected for the prestigious accolade of Gulf Business ‘Business Leader of the Year’. We also recognized the efforts of start-ups with the public voted category for ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’ – Gulf Business highlighted 10 leading entrepreneurs and it was for our readers to decide who should be awarded. Voting has now closed – to find out who won the prestigious awards, click here.
Shortlist & Judging Criteria
Company Of The Year
All public nominated companies are shortlisted into company of the year categories, and then voted on by the judges to gain the winner of each category.
Business Leader Of The Year
Nominations all come from the judges and are shortlisted into business leader of the year categories, and then voted on by the judges to gain the winner of each category
Those nominated and shortlisted for Company Of The Year & Business Leader Of The Year will be carefully considered based on the following pre-set criteria:
A company’s ability to lead its sector, through thought-leadership, continual innovation and timely strategy.
Company growth in the last year and expansion into new markets.
Company results in terms of assets, profits and turnover, taken in a market context.
The ability to deliver exceptional, innovative, customer-orientated products of the highest quality.
The ability to provide excellent service to all stakeholders, including customers, partners and suppliers.
Corporate Social Responsibility
A firm’s efforts to give something back to wider society, in terms of mentorship, environmental concerns, charity and corporate social responsibility.
We are also pleased to announce that the panel of judges for the categories is as follows: