Dubai – MENA Herald: Tanfeeth, a fully-owned subsidiary of Emirates NBD, has been recognized with five leading awards at the prestigious International Business Excellence Awards 2016. Among a competitive field of industry leaders, Tanfeeth won in the categories of: 1) Employer 2) Employee Engagement 3) Strategy, Change and Transformation 4) Inspirational Emirati Leader for Chief Executive Officer, Suhail Bin Tarraf and 5) Inspirational Female Leader for Chief People Officer, Hessa Al Ghurair.
Tanfeeth was singled out as an employer, by a judging panel comprised of business experts and regional leaders, for its innovative people practices, strategic and transformational capabilities, inspirational leadership style and industry standing.

Commenting on the awards, Suhail Bin Tarraf, CEO of Tanfeeth, said: “I couldn’t be more proud of what Tanfeeth has become today. We started this company from the ground with only 20 employees and today we have over 2700 employees who manage all the back-office operations of Emirates NBD with an unceasing commitment to exemplary customer service and efficiency. Innovation moves us forward and keeps us at the leading edge of the industry. Our greatest innovations come from our employees- the teams here at Tanfeeth exhibit diverse thinking, critical problem solving and ingenuity, which advances discovery, stimulates invention and drives all our success.”

In the four years since Tanfeeth began operations, the organization has built a reputation as a progressive organization within the region, challenging conventional business models and people practices and furthering its boundaries. Hessa Al Ghurair, Tanfeeth’s Chief People Officer, stated: “Every time we reach a new level of achievement, we look forward to setting even higher benchmarks within our industry and create new opportunities that will shape the future. At Tanfeeth, we fuel a working environment without boundaries of convention because we actively seek to lead change.”

The International Business Excellence Awards recognizes business excellence from across the world and supports respected thought-leaders, consultancies and business excellence institutes whose primary aim is to provide industry expertise and who seek to remain on the forefront of innovation and global best practices.