Dubai Airports recognized with three awards at the Business Continuity Institute Middle East Awards 2017

Dubai, UAE, 2017-Sep-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Dubai Airports, operator of the world’s number one airport for international passengers, won three awards at the Business Continuity Institute Middle East Awards 2017 at a ceremony held in Dubai recently. The BCI Middle East Awards recognise the outstanding contributions of business continuity, risk and resilience professionals and organisations based in the Middle East.

Dubai Airports won the award in the Most Effective Recovery category for exceptional crisis response through team work, effective planning and efficient processes. Majed Al Joker, Senior Vice President Assurance and Control Authorities, was recognised as the Industry Personality of the Year for his leadership and outstanding contribution to the field of continuity and resilience. Dr. Marwan Ibrahim, Director Corporate Resilience at Dubai Airports, received a special commendation as a Continuity and Resilience Professional in the public-sector category of the awards.

Winners were chosen based on the selection of a panel of judges consisting professionals and prominent personalities from within the continuity and resilience industry from around the world. The five most popular entries for the Industry Personality category were put up for public voting to select the winner. Winners from the 2017 Middle East awards have now been entered into the BCI global awards that takes place in London each November as part of the BCI gala dinner and awards ceremony.

SOURCE: Dubai Airports


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