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TIARA Recruitment Awards MENA 2022 winners crowned at live gala dinner in Dubai

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Over 200 recruitment leaders attend live gala dinner at The Grosvenor in Dubai  

Winners of TALiNT Partners’ TIARA Recruitment Awards MENA 2022 were revealed at a Gala Dinner at The Grosvenor in Dubai yesterday, attended by over 200 CEOs, senior executives and leaders from the region’s top recruiters. Held in the glittering Windsor ballroom at the Grosvenor Hotel, the finalists arrived to a red carpet welcome for the drinks reception.   

Ken Brotherston, CEO at TALiNT Partners commented: “If last year’s recruitment market was all about resilience, then this year is all about maximising opportunities.” The MENA region is booming and there has never been such a shortage of talent, and that in itself is the biggest challenge for our industry. Clients are demanding more innovation and solutions from the sector and it those companies that are meeting this demand head on who were at the forefront of the event.  

Darren Grainger, Managing Director at NES Fircroft was awarded The Leader of the Year Award. A very worthy winner who was commended for his people orientated leadership, personal investment, commitment to the growth of his team and his ability to improve the business whilst supporting client needs.  

The full list of TIARA Recruitment Award winners and highly commended finalists is as follows:   

The Specialist Recruitment Company of the Year  

  • Winner – Salt  
  • Highly Commended – VHR  

 The Contract Recruitment Company of the Year  

  • Winner – Marc Ellis  

 The Client Service Award  

  • Winner – VHR  

 The Growth Recruitment Company of the Year  

  • Winner – Sthree  
  • Highly Commended – Halian  

 The Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Award  

  • Winner – NES Fircroft  

 The Best Recruitment Company for Emiratisation  

  • Winner – Mark Williams Recruitment  
  • Highly Commended – ERC International  

 The Best Talent Attraction Strategy Award  

  • Winner – Marc Ellis  

 The Talent Solutions Company of the Year  

  • Winner – Gini Talent  

 The Best Recruitment Company to Work For  

  • Winner – Robert Walters  
  • Highly Commended – Marc Ellis  

 The Leader of the Year  

  • Winner – Darren Grainger, Managing Director, NES Fircroft  


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