Voting is now closed for the prestigious annual Gulf Business Industry Awards 2014, with nominations highlighting companies that distinguished themselves in the past year across different sectors.
The third edition of the awards, to be held in September 2014, will judge companies and CEOs across nine industries including: banking, real estate, aviation, retail, media and marketing, energy, tourism and hospitality, healthcare and IT and tech.
Along with these industries, the Gulf Business Industry Awards will also announce the winners of three individual categories:
Innovator of the Year
Entrepreneur of the Year
Businesswoman of the Year
Gulf Business will also present a very special Lifetime Achievement Award, given to an individual who has been instrumental in shaping the UAE’s growth and whose vision and leadership has guided the country to success.
And to round off an evening of corporate celebration, Gulf Business will present the coveted Gulf Business CEO of the Year and UAE Company of the Year awards.
The Gulf Business Industry Awards are judged by an independent panel consisting of industry leaders and specialist experts along with the Gulf Business editorial team.
The full judging panel comprises: Firas Nasir, co-head of MENA, Carlyle Group, Peter Cooper, editor of ArabianMoney.net, Ben Bruton, managing partner UAE, Eversheds, Ian Fairservice, managing partner and group editor of Motivate and Ankush Chibber, editor of Gulf Business.
The full list of winners and exclusive photos from the event will be revealed via www.gulfbusiness.com on September 15, 2014.