AI has been identified as a company that places a high degree of importance on selecting great talent, and has created a meritocracy that focuses on talent development and succession planning, where employees can fulfill their career aspirations.
The Employer Branding Institute selection committee considered over 19,000 entries from 24 countries as part of this awards program. Other world-class companies that received this honor include Accenture, Dell, Federal Express, LG Electronics, McDonald’s, Microsoft, Philips Electronics, TATA Motors Ltd., TATA Steel Ltd., the Ritz-Carlton Millennia, and Yahoo, Inc. Alghanim Industries was the only company in Kuwait to be awarded this honor.
CEO Omar K. Alghanim commented on the occasion, stating, “We are tremendously honored to have been recognized as one of Asia’s Best Employers. This award is a testament to our employee-focused, performance-based corporate values system which encourages a culture of meritocracy, team work, empowerment, diversity and respect throughout the company. It inspires us to continue to build on our successes and ensure that these values remain an intrinsic part of the company’s culture."