Amal Sharaf Personal Assistant to H.E.Mohamed Alabbar, Chairman of Emaar Properties was awarded the honour of the ‘PA of the Year 2003′ at the gala dinner attended by over 300 top UAE business people.
Amal Sharaf, a Lebanese National with a BA degree in Business Information Systems from the United Kingdom, beat over 40 other nominees to be presented with this wonderful accolade. Nominated by H.E.Mohamed Alabbar, Amal was judged on her personal qualities, skill, efficiency and dedication to the job she has performed at Emaar Properties since 2000.
Amal was awarded a splendid trophy together with two British Airways ‘World Traveller Plus’ tickets and Marriott gift vouchers that entitle her to a luxury weekend stay in Marriott Hotels, in a European City, and a cash prize from Kershaw Leonard of Dhs 3,000
Two runners up, Abigail Grant working for Clifford Nelson, Senior Vice President, Sales Marketing and Network Development, of Showtime and Janine Wishahi working for Ian Wing Executive General Manager of Australian Trade Commission each received cash prizes from Kershaw Leonard.
Kathy Kershaw, founding partner of Kershaw Leonard said, “We would like to congratulate Amal Sharaf on this fantastic achievement. To have come so far, against such strong competition is a brilliant recognition of her personality, skills, efficiency and professionalism in the job. I know that the judges Ian Mulville Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, Monica Perry Pepsi Int, Kalpana Prapthap Kraft Foods, Anil Lamba Al Majid Al Futtaim, and Waqas Hussain 3M Gulf, found the caliber of the finalists to be exceptional. Last years winner Selma Chaaya, who is now living in Egypt flew in especially to present the winning trophy to Amal Sharaf.
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