Group’s Day of Excellence: 2023 Business Performance Awards


The Grand Hyatt Hotel was abuzz with celebration on January 23rd, 2023, for the Juma Al Majid Holding Group’s esteemed Business Performance Awards Ceremony. Embracing the theme “Inspire to Excel,” the event, hosted by Mr. Tarig Shalabi, Group Chief Operating Officer, celebrated the standout performances of various business units and individuals.


The pinnacle moment of the ceremony was the announcement of Hyundai as the recipient of the Best Business Performance Award for 2023, marking another year of exceptional achievement. “Hyundai’s unwavering commitment to excellence is a beacon of inspiration for all of us,” Mr. Shalabi expressed, commending their efforts.


The ceremony also shone a light on individual accomplishments. The Best Salesman Award was awarded to Mr. Hamid Khan Muhammad Iqbal from Genavco as Assistant Sales Manager and Mr. Abedalmajeed Majdi Aldweik from Al Arabia Safety & Security as Senior Sales Engineer, recognizing their outstanding sales achievements
The Special Award was presented to Mr. Bader Eddin Al Attili from Al Arabia Safety & Security for his exceptional performance in 2023. His reward, a Hyundai Accent, symbolized the Group’s appreciation for his significant contributions.

In his address, Mr. Shalabi reflected, “Today’s awards are not just about recognizing achievement; they are about celebrating the inspiration and drive behind our success. Each winner here has embodied our theme ‘Inspire to Excel,’ and their dedication is a vital part of our Group’s narrative of progress.”


The ceremony also recognized global achievements. Mr. Andrew Domingo and Mr. Abdelrazek Elmelegi of Spare Parts & Service received the International Excellence Awards in recognition for winning double gold at the 14th Hyundai World Skill Olympics.



The ceremony also highlighted the introduction of the Emirati Workforce Loyalty Award, honoring Emiratis with over three years of service with the group. Another new category, the Long Service Award, acknowledged the remarkable 45 years of unwavering devotion and service of Mr. Rajappan Pillai, from the Group Finance Division, and Mr. Taha Yassin from Al Arabia for Operations & Maintenance.
Consistent with previous years, the event also honored the Best Drivers, Best Security Guards & Supervisor, Best Labor Camp, and Individual Effort Recognition Awards for employees Grade 7 and below, celebrating the essential roles these individuals play in the organization.


Concluding the event, Mr. Shalabi stated, “The myriad of talents and unwavering commitment we witnessed today is the cornerstone of our Group’s success. Congratulations to all our winners. Your exceptional contributions are not just a personal achievement but a collective victory for us all. I am eagerly looking forward to witnessing our joint achievements in 2024. Together, let’s continue to excel and inspire.”