DHL 'best company to work for' in UAE

Logistics firm DHL has been named the top company to work for in the United Arab Emirates.

The company has picked up the award for the third year running in the Great Place to Work report, which focuses on the top 20 places to work for in the UAE.

DHL was named winner because the company nurtures employee development, creates a fun work environment, listens and acts on employee feedback and celebrates successes, said the report.

“DHL puts its workplace initiatives on top of its strategic plans and ensures that management spends time with frontline employees,” it said.

“This includes attending courier rides and customer service calls – to ensure employees understand how integral they are to the success of the organization and its customers.”  

This year’s runner-up was Middle East furniture retail company THE One, followed by communications and marketing agency Omnicom Media Group, list maker Splash, and Estee Lauder Companies.

These were followed by data storage and IT company EMC, PR agency Weber Shandwick, construction technology firm Hilti Emirates, Hilton and FedEx.

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