UAE-India Awards

India Global Forum is pleased to announce the first ever UAE-India Awards. The UAE-India Awards is a premier ‘black-tie’ evening celebrating the dynamic partnership between the UAE and India with a star studded cast of VIP guests, celebrities and influential figures from the world of business, politics, and the arts.

The UAE-India Awards will take place at the stunning Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, The Palm, Dubai on 15 December 2022.


Investment of the Year

EMAAR

New Market Entrant of the Year

Lenskart


Legal Practice of the Year

CYRIL AMARCHAND MANGALDAS

Banking Organisation of the Year

Emirates NBD


Business Promotion Organisation of the Year

Dubai Chambers

Technology Company of the Year

Tata Consultancy Services


Investor in Climate Action Award

OLA Electric


Social Impact Project of the Year

Faizal and Shabana Foundation

Aster DM Healthcare


IGF Significant Contribution to UAE-India Relations

H.E. Ambassador Dr Ahmed Al Banna

IGF Lifetime Contribution to UAE-India Relations

Yusuf Ali MA


IGF Special Award for Contribution to Cultural Understanding

BAPS Hindu Mandir, Abu Dhabi

IGF UAE Young Leader of the Year Award

Alisha Moopen

Awards Process & Guidelines

For information on each category and to nominate, please click into each category below.


Our Jury 2022

H.E. Ambassador Dr Ahmed Al Banna

Former Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates to India

Nikhil Kamath

Co-Founder & Chief Investment Officer

Zerodha & True Beacon

Eman Abdulrazzaq

Group Chief Human Resource Officer

Emirates NBD

Sunil Kaushal

Regional CEO, Africa & Middle East

Standard Chartered Bank


UAE - India Awards 2022 Shortlist Announced

Investment of the Year

An impactful investment by an Indian company into the UAE or by a UAE company into India.  Judges will look at the investment size as well as impact on trade & investment, job creation, innovation, and society.

New Market Entrant of the Year

A foray into the UAE market by an Indian brand. Judges will look at the investment size as well as impact on trade & investment, job creation, innovation, and society.

Legal Practice of the Year

A legal practice actively involved in the UAE-India corridor, consistently delivering outstanding outcomes for their clients.

Banking Organisation of the Year

An outstanding banking organisation, which has overseen cutting-edge deals and activity supporting its clients with innovative solutions in the UAE India corridor

HSBC

Consultancy of the Year

An outstanding consultancy firm which has been active and consistently providing expert advice in the UAE-India corridor.

Business Promotion Organisation of the Year

The most proactive, prolific, and impactful business promotion organisation in the UAE-India corridor.

Technology Company of the Year

An Indian technology company making an impact in the UAE market or UAE technology company making an impact in the Indian market.

Disruptor of the Year

An Indian or UAE start-up company that is disrupting its sector and expanding globally

IGF Woman Leader of the Year

A trailblazing female leader who is making a mark in the most enterprising and engaging way, breaking the glass ceiling and enabling others to do so in the process.

Investor in Climate Action Award

An organisation that is making significant impact by investing in combatting climate change with a special focus on green mobility.

Social Impact Project of the Year

A pioneering UAE-India project or programme which has delivered significant social impact.

IGF Significant Contribution to UAE-India Relations

A distinctive contribution by an individual or an organisation to enhance and strengthen UAE-India relations.

IGF Lifetime Contribution to UAE-India Relations

Lifetime contribution by an individual to enhance and strengthen the UAE-India relations.

IGF Special Award for Contribution to Cultural Understanding

A distinctive contribution by an individual or an organisation to greater cultural understanding between UAE & India

IGF Global Indian Icon Award

Award for a person who has enhanced India’s reputation globally through their work, social initiatives and achievements.


For any questions regarding your nomination please email awards@indiaglobalforum.com