AESG executives bag top honours at Abu Dhabi Sustainable Business Leadership Awards 2018
Source: Procre8 for AESG , Author: Posted by BI-ME staff
Posted: Thu March 8, 2018 3:24 pm

UAE. Reflecting their position as a leading consultancy firm in the Middle East, Saeed Al Abbar and Phillipa Grant of AESG were recognized as the ‘Sustainability Leader of the Year’ and the ‘Sustainability Manager of the Year’ respectively at the recent Abu Dhabi Sustainable Business Leadership Awards.

The Awards, organized by the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Group (ADSG), a membership initiative established by the Environment Agency - Abu Dhabi (EAD) to promote sustainability management in the Emirate recognized organizations and individuals who demonstrated leadership in advancing sustainability within their organizations and communities.

Attended by regional and international dignitaries, and ministers including her Excellency Razan Khalifa Al Mubarak, Secretary General, EAD, the fourth edition of the Awards included a total of five award categories.

Commenting on his firm being awarded two of the five honours at the prestigious event, Saeed Al Abbar, Director at AESG said, “As a firm we are committed to advancing sustainable development and ensuring that our work contributes to making a positive impact to the environment and communities where we work. Receiving these awards is especially pleasing as it provides recognition of the leadership role AESG are playing in promoting sustainable business practices”.

AESG’s energy and sustainable development division offers consultancy to both public and private sector entities from its offices in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Riyadh and London. As well as delivering numerous best in class sustainable development projects, AESG are working with various government entities throughout the Middle East on the development of new standards, regulations and strategies to advance sustainable urban development principles in line with the global green economy framework.

Phillipa Grant, Division Manager, Energy and Sustainable Development at AESG said, “AESG are wholly committed to the Sustainable Development goals and agenda of the region and it is extremely rewarding to be recognised for these efforts. We hope to maintain this dedication and drive in the coming years through our thought.

Photo Captions:
1. (above)  Phillipa Grant, Division Manager, Energy and Sustainable Development at AESG with the Sustainability Manager of the Year award
2. (inset)  Saeed Al Abbar, Director at AESG (File photo)

About AESG
AESG is a specialist consultancy and commissioning firm headquartered in Dubai with offices in London, Riyadh and Abu Dhabi. AESG’s specialties are represented in five core departments: Energy and Sustainability Development, Environment and Waste, Fire and Life Safety, Façade Engineering and Commissioning Consultancy.

AESG pride themselves in being leaders in the industry in each of the services that are offered. AESG have one of the largest dedicated teams in the region with decades of cumulative experience in sustainable building design, fire and life safety, façade engineering, commissioning, waste management, environmental consultancy and energy management.

With unparalleled experience in the region, gained from working on hundreds of iconic developments, AESG’s multi-disciplinary team of Architects, Engineers, Scientists, Modellers and Commissioning Managers work alongside Clients to deliver effective solutions that stand the test of time. The company has worked on the region’s most prestigious projects and has consistently delivered best-in-class solutions to some of the industry’s most complex technical challenges.

AESG’s team sits on Advisory Boards of a number of regional Universities and participates in a number of government stakeholder groups and regional conferences. The company views its voluntary participation with governments, academia and industry groups as an obligation to in order to utilise its expertise and experience into shaping the future of the region.

 

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