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BCI Middle East Awards

The BCI Middle East Awards recognize the outstanding contributions of Business Continuity, Risk and Resilience professionals and organizations living or operating within the Middle East.

Do you qualify for this region? Submissions received from countries listed below will be accepted.

Bahrain, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Sudan, Turkey, United Arab Emirates and Yemen.

Winners from the 2017 Middle East awards are entered automatically into the BCI Global Awards that takes place in London each November as part of the BCI Gala Dinner and Awards Ceremony. 

Ceremony date: Wednesday, 06th September 2017
Location: FIVE Palm Jumeirah, Dubai , United Arab Emirates
Entry opens: 07 March 2017
Entry closes: 02 May 2017

Industry Personality vote opens: 03 May 2017

The 2017 Winners

Continuity and Resilience Personality 2017
Majed Al Joker

Continuity and resilience consultant 2017
Ahmed Riad Ali

Most effective recovery 2017
Dubai airport

Continuity and resilience innovation 2017
Protiviti for Crisis Management Simulation

Continuity and resilience newcomer 2017
Sultan Saeed Al Zaidi

Continuity and resilience professional (private sector) 2017
Abdus Salam

Continuity and resilience professional (public sector) 2017
Jamila Suliman Khanji

Continuity and resilience provider (service / product) 2017
IBM Resiliency Services Framework

Continuity and resilience team 2017

2017 shortlist

Continuity and Resilience Consultant 2017
Ahmed Riad Ali - Estmrarya Consulting
Akshay Misra - Protiviti
Vinod Nair - Protiviti

Most Effective Recovery 2017
Dubai Airport
Kuwait Finance House

Continuity and Resilience Innovation 2017
Protiviti BIA
Protiviti Crisis management

Continuity and Resilience Newcomer 2017
Ahmed Mohammed Seif El Nasr – Sohag University & Sohag Faculty of Engineering
Pooja Sharma - Protiviti
Sultan Saeed Al Zaidi – National Emergency Crisis & Disaster Management Authority

Continuity and Resilience Professional (Private Sector) 2017
Abdus Salam – Qatar Islamic Bank
Adnan Qamar – Urbacon Trading & Contracting
Faisal Aldekhayyil – Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul)
Khalid Bahabri – NCB Capital

Continuity and Resilience Professional (Public Sector) 2017
Fahad Al Jaber – National Security and Resilience Programme (SOMOD)
Jamila Suliman Khanji – Family Development Foundation
Marwan Ibrahim – Dubai Airports
Mohamed El Awa – Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA)
Muneera Al Saifi – Kuwait Oil Company

Continuity and Resilience Provider (Service / Product) 2017

Continuity and Resilience Team 2017

The Categories

There are eight judged and one public vote category in this year's awards.

View the categories list

The Judging Panel

View the esteemed panel of judges for your regional award.

View the Judges' details

2016 winners

The 2016 awards were presented in May 2016 

View the winners list.