Dunia leads UAE recruitment of IIM graduates with six hires

March 1, 2014 9:17 am

Dunia Finance, an innovative and fast growing UAE based finance company, has hired six new graduates from the distinguished Indian Institute of Management’s campuses in Ahmedabad and Calcutta. This ranks Dunia on a par with a number of the world’s major corporate and multi-national recruiters from the IIM’s class of 2014.

Founded in 2008 by a senior management team consisting of a number of IIM alumni, Dunia has a proven track record as a consistent recruiter of MBA talent. The company seeks to drive its expertise and innovative approach through careful talent development.

Dunia is already offering MBA graduates highly competitive tax-free starting annual compensation of around Dhs220,000per year (equivalent to USD 60,000 or INR 44 Lakhs; or gross of tax USD 90,000 or INR 66 Lakhs) plus discretionary performance-related bonuses, together with an exciting and challenging work environment. Empowering and enabling talent for success is embedded in the company’s culture. Dunia believes this powerful combination and employee value proposition, makes it an employer of choice for the best and brightest IIM students looking for a diverse and international career.

Commenting, Rajeev Kakar, Founder, Managing Director and CEO of dunia, who is himself a 1987 graduate alumnus of the prestigious IIM Ahmedabad, said: “The IIM campuses are the leading management institutions in India, recognised globally for their contribution to talent, and Dunia is a young and dynamic company committed to hiring the best MBA graduates in all markets. Our recruitment drive this year puts us right amongst the world’s major businesses as an employer of talent.

“Dunia has grown quickly and sustainably over the last five years, driven by a dedication to quality service and carefully nurtured talent management. We are now making major inroads as a new and innovative company that is able to offer exciting and diverse international careers tailored to further learning and advancement.

“We work towards building a culture that fosters learning, creativity, innovation and excellence; and one that develops talent in line with our aspiration to be recognised as an employer of choice. We want to be seen as a dream recruiter for MBA talent from around the world, providing fulfilling careers that empower people, enable success, and enrich lives.”

dunia is a leading UAE headquartered financial institution created out of a strategic partnership between: Mubadala Development Company PJSC of Abu Dhabi; Fullerton Financial Holdings, a wholly owned subsidiary of Temasek Holdings of Singapore; Waha Capital PJSC of Abu Dhabi; and business group A.A. Al Moosa Enterprises of Dubai.

Mariam Elsamny
Marketing, Product & Corporate Affairs Head
Dunia Finance
Tel: +971 528559555

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