The winners of this year's Arabian Business Achievement Awards with their trophies on stage. A total of fifteen awards - including the coveted Outstanding Contribution to Business Award - were given to the region's best and brightest from different fields of business and industry.
Dubai World Trade Centre boss Helal Al Marri walked away with the coveted Outstanding Contribution to Business Award at the Arabian Business Achievement Awards 2012 on Monday night at Emirates Towers Hotel in Dubai.
Businessman of the Year: Abdulla Mohammed Al Zamil, CEO, Zamil Industrial Investment Company
Visionary of the Year: Dr Charles Elachi, executive director, Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Businesswoman of the Year: Lama Bazzari, founder, NStyle
Science & Innovation Award: Khaled Al Subai, leader, Qatar Exoplanet Survey
Investment Company of the Year: Gulf Capital --- Gulf Capital co-founder and CEO, Dr. Karim El Solh
Construction Company of the Year: Consolidated Contractors Company --- Consolidated Contractors Company general manager, Walid Salman
Retail Company of the Year: Paris Group --- Ahmed Sankari
Small Business of the Year: Sugar Daddy’s Bakery --- Ameen Jaber, founder
Developer of the Year: Kinan International Real Estate --- Nidal Jamjoom, CEO, Kinan Real Estate
Airline of the Year: Emirates Airline --- Adel Al Redha, Emirates Airline executive vice president of engineering and operations
Fastest Growing Company: Al Adil Trading --- Dr Dhananjay Datar, managing director, Al Adil Trading
Healthcare Company of the Year: Hikma Pharmaceuticals --- Zeena Murad, investor relations manager, Hikma Pharmaceuticals
Bank of the Year: RAKBANK --- Graham Honeybill, CEO, RAKBANK
Young Achiever of the Year: Iba Masood