Al Ghurair Investment has been recognized as a Top Employer in the UAE for outstanding people policies and practices. The recognition by Top Employers Institute for 2023 is first of its kind for Al Ghurair Investment, and for a family business in the region, which marks a momentous achievement that amplifies the group’s ongoing commitment to driving cultural transformation in the UAE.
The Top Employers Institute programme certifies organizations based on the participation and results of their Human Resource Best Practices Survey.
This study covers six HR domains consisting of 20 topics including:
- People Strategy
- Work Environment
- Talent Acquisition
- Equity & Inclusion
- Wellbeing and more
The certification of the best employer in the UAE showcases Al Ghurair Investment’s dedication to transforming the world of work by surpassing traditional HR practices. As part of the group’s Purpose to facilitate and empower meaningful change, the family business has cultivated an environment that nurtures ideas through collaboration and partnership.
Commenting on the achievement, John Iossifidis, Group CEO, Al Ghurair Investment, stated: “We are immensely proud to be recognized for our commitment towards cultural transformation and fostering an environment where people can thrive, and be their best selves, every day. This recognition is a culmination of our ongoing efforts to enhance the regional talent hub through engaging and encouraging our people to perform, learn, and most importantly, grow.”
Al Ghurair Investment launched its ‘Fit For Future’ model two years ago and incorporated it into the company’s ‘Employee Value Proposition’ and talent strategy to engage and empower people along their career pathways. The programme focuses on nurturing skills and advancing career pathways across its diverse talent base.
Debra Teles, GVP – People and Culture, Al Ghurair Investment said: “We are honored to be recognized as a leading company in the UAE and one that our people are proud to work for.”
David Plink, CEO, Top Employers Institute, said: “Exceptional times bring out the best in people and organisztions. And we have witnessed this in our Top Employers Certification Programme this year: exceptional performance from the certified Top Employers 2023. These employers have always shown that they care for the development and well-being of their people.”
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