Sorouh receiving the award
Sorouh Real Estate, the Abu Dhabi-based real estate developer, has been awarded the extremely prestigious Gold Category at The Century International Quality ERA Award (CQE) from Business Initiative Directions (B.I.D) in Geneva.
This is the highest ranking category of these awards and is presented in recognition of Sorouh’s overall corporate achievement; specifically for the Company’s leadership, quality, innovation, excellence, technology, customer service and prestige. B.I.D has a long history, and has awarded companies and professionals from 178 countries since 1986, and Sorouh now joins an elite group of global companies who have a B.I.D award to their names. Past winners include China Pacific Insurance Group, Inventec Electronics from Malaysia, and Arab Contractors and Royal Jordanian Airlines from the Middle East.
Sorouh was selected by a system of votes, polls and recommendations and then chosen for the award by a jury of previous winners. The Century International Quality ERA jury comprises experienced professionals from the business world and is presided by Jose Prieto, President and CEO of B.I.D., President of the Century International Quality ERA and creator of the first edition of the QC100 TQM (the Total Quality Management model). Fellow jury members include Alfonso Casal, Century International Quality ERA Vice President, and four members of the Council.
The award was presented to Sorouh during a gala dinner held at the International Convention Hall in Geneva, which was attended by Nader Al Aulaqi, Commercial Director of Sorouh and Saeed Al Habsi, Second Secretary, UAE Permanent Mission to Switzerland, alongside companies from 49 countries, leaders from different business fields, professionals from the worlds of economics and the arts, as well as academic personalities and representatives from the diplomatic corps.
Abubaker Seddiq Al Khouri, Managing Director of Sorouh, commented: "We are delighted to have received such a prestigious and internationally recognised award. This is testament to the hard work of everyone at Sorouh. Of all the qualities outlined in the Gold Category, I am most pleased to be recognised for innovation and customer service. Both of these qualities are at the heart of what we do. These high standards of delivery and constant innovation have made us one of the UAE’s leading property companies with our key strategic aim being the development of UAE’s capital Abu Dhabi, as part of the City’s 2030 vision. "