Allen & York Middle East, a leading international recruitment firm focused on executive-level sustainability positions have partnered with Aliance Middle East, a leading Dubai branding, investment and sustainability advisory. “The combined international outlook of Allen & York and Aliance ME’s expertise on the United Arab Emirates market will promote a more sustainable Emiratization through several key initiatives” said Bakhit Al Suwaidi, CEO of Aliance Middle East. Aliance ME has several years experience working with brands to thrive in the UAE market by aligning them with the cultural norms and spirit of the Arabian Gulf region.
The firm also assists investors in the UAE to select and manage the best possible investment products in the region in order to have the most ethically possible portfolio. In addition to Aliance ME’s strong track record of branding and investing advice, the firm has been at the forefront of promoting sustainable development in Dubai and throughout the UAE. Since 2008 Aliance ME has delivered green project management and training courses and has also begun an innovative sustainable recruitment practice in both the private and public sectors. Sustainable Emiratization will accelerate with Aliance ME’s new partnership with Allen & York. “This venture is a natural and coherent step for Aliance ME to accomplish its vision. Aliance ME ‘s vision is to support governments, private sector and individuals to line up with UAE’s double objectives: Emiratization and Sustainable by 2021” said Van T. Tran, Strategic Business Advisor, former Head of development at the UAE BCSD.
With headquarters in the United Kingdom and operating in the region from their Dubai office, Allen & York has long excelled in its 19 years as a world class recruitment firm within the sustainability sector. Allen & York’s professionals have had a proud track record of supporting the career profession of individuals who have strived to leave a positive impact on the management of the world’s natural and built environments. The core competencies of Allen & York complement Aliance ME’s work to raise awareness about sustainability issues within the UAE. The partnership will match Allen & York’s expertise with Aliance ME’s dedication to build job opportunities for Emirati nationals as more new university graduates and seasoned professionals become determined to embed sustainability as a core value. “We look forward to working with Aliance ME to leverage our experience in executive search services to ensure that Aliance’s clients are able to attract and retain staff of the highest caliber and advance the sustainability agenda within the UAE,” said Jean-Maxime Long, General Manager of Allen & York Middle East
About Allen & York:
Allen & York is a leading international recruitment company serving the Sustainability industry. The firm has over 18 years experience and offers a quality driven service to all clients seeking professional recruitment solutions. Founded in 1993, Allen & York pioneered recruitment within the sustainability industry, and was one of the first and very quickly the leader within the UK market. With offices around the world, Allen & York is now considered one of the leading global sustainability recruitment specialists. Combining specialist knowledge with a huge network of sustainability professionals established over many years within the industry, Allen & York’s methodology is collaborative and bespoke. Its recruitment experts are highly experienced specialists who focus on large established global corporate business, privately and VC backed companies, start-ups and developers across the full spectrum of the sustainability market.
About Aliance ME:
Born in the UAE, Aliance Middle East’s main objective is to support government bodies (Emirates Level and Federal Level) and Private sector to align their strategy with the UAE visions: Emiratization and Green-UAE by 2021. Aliance ME is dedicated to develop a more sustainable business model through entrepreneurship and innovation. The firm’s mission is to assist clients, SME’s and individuals), to find funds and support to reach their targets by connecting them to the right investors and service providers. Aliance ME strongly believes that the key to business success is sustainability, which comes with a balance of sharing, integrity, ethics, fairness, transparency, teamwork, leadership and client satisfaction. Aliance ME moto is that the old isolated approach to business is gone. Aliance’s ethos is committed to sustainable practices, within their solutions and in so doing, encompassing all parties within the Client’s Team of employees, suppliers and partners. The three big pillars of guidance envelop ECONOMY with energy, efficiency and savings; SOCIAL with fair trade and corporate social responsibility and ENVIRONMENTAL with considerations for carbon footprints and waste management.