2019 Winners

    Congratulations to all of the CIPS Middle East Supply Management 2019 winners. On Monday 24 June at H-Hotel Dubai procurement professionals from across the Middle East and North Africa region attended the 2019 CIPS Supply Management Awards to celebrate the best of the profession. You can view a full list of the winners below or in the book of the night which can be found here.

    Remember don’t miss out on the opportunity to shout about your successes in 2020!

    OVERALL WINNER AND MOST IMPROVED PROCUREMENT OPERATION – STEP CHANGE
    Sabic

    Procurement Digitalization Program

    Headquartered in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, petrochemicals firm SABIC historically managed procurement activities in a labour-intensive manner with very little automation. 

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    BEST CONTRIBUTION TO CORPORATE RESPONSIBILITY

    Atlantis the Palm

    With the vision of making Dubai the most sustainable city in the world, Atlantis The Palm developed and 
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    BEST CONTRIBUTION TO THE REPUTATION OF THE PROFESSION

    Emaar Properties

    The procurement team at Emaar Properties played a critical role in creating a pioneering Virtual Reality 
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    BEST CROSS-FUNCTIONAL TEAMWORK PROJECT

    Expo 2020

    Pulling together the “largest event ever staged in the Arab world – Expo2020 Dubai” is no mean feat
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    BEST INTERNATIONAL PROCUREMENT PROJECT

    Emaar Properties

    Tasked with creating a world class virtual reality entertainment hub in Dubai, the procurement team at
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    BEST PEOPLE DEVELOPMENT INITIATIVE

    Turkcell

    As technology company Turkcell grew and developed, strategic procurement became ever more crucial
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    BEST PROCESS IMPROVEMENT INITIATIVE

    SABIC

    As a Saudi diversified manufacturing company, SABIC sources around 1.8 million different materials for
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    BEST PROCUREMENT CONSULTANCY PROJECT

    Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank

    Financial services, like many other sectors, are in the middle of a digital revolution where customer
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    BEST PROCUREMENT DIVERSITY INITIATIVE

    Tecom Group

    As part of plans to boost the sustainable economic development of Dubai, business community
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    BEST PUBLIC PROCUREMENT PROJECT

    Department of Culture and Tourism

    The Mother of the Nation festival is an annual flagship community festival, hosting family activities, in
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    BEST SUPPLIER RELATIONSHIP MANAGEMENT

    Serco Middle East

    On average, the Middle East continues to see double-digit increases in medical costs, while the
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    MOST IMPROVED PROCUREMENT OPERATION - START UP

    Majid Al Futtaim Ventures

    Majid Al Futtaim Ventures covers diverse industries from cinemas, leisure and entertainment, unique
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    Most Innovative Use of Technology

    Emaar Properties

    As the digital revolution continues to gain pace, Emaar Properties is determined to be at the forefront of
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    CIPS Young Procurement & Supply Professional of the Year

    Adam Bektic

    Described as an indispensable part of the senior leadership team at Expo2020, Adam Bektic proved his
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    CIPS Procurement and Supply Professional of the Year

    Willean Master

    Testimonials from colleagues, past and present, agree that, as an ambassador for the profession
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