MEAMARKETS / UAE BUSINESS AWARDS 2017 3 Editor’s Note , Welcome to the 2017 UAE Business Awards. With many industries experiencing a dramatic boom, the UAE is bursting with new and exciting business opportunity in one of the globe’s fastest developing markets. Every year small and large enterprises of the UAE aim to provide an impeccable standard of service across a vast variety of industries. Which is why the UAE Business Awards 2017 are designed to celebrate the talent that has provided some of the best products and services in one of the largest influential business regions from across the globe. The awards are an opportunity to celebrate the very best that the UAE’s business market has to offer and to acknowledge the accomplishments made by the individuals responsible for their thriving industry – from oil and gas, tourism and construction, to technology, food & beverages and Islamic Finance. AI Global Media, Ltd. (AI) takes reasonable measures to ensure the quality of the information on this web site. However, AI will not assume any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, correctness or completeness of any information that is available through this web site. If errors are brought to our attention, we will try to correct them. The information available through the website and our partner publications is for your general information and use and is not intended to address any particular finance or investment requirements. In particular, the information does not constitute any form of advice or recommendation by us or any of our partner publications and is not intended to be relied upon by users in making or refraining from making any investment or financial decisions. Appropriate independent advice should be obtained before making any such decision. Any arrangement made between you and any third party named in the site is at your sole risk and responsibility.