28 Sep 2014
KBT awarded with prestigious 'GCC Best Employer Brand Awards 2014' KBT has been awarded with the prestigious ‘GCC Best Employer Brand Awards 2014’ during “Asian Leadership Awards”, hosted by Employer Branding Institute, World HRD Congress and Stars of the Industry Group at Taj Palace, Dubai, UAE.
The award recognized KBT as a leader in attracting and retaining top national and GCC talent.   KBT shared its success with other top brands like Dubai Airports, du Telecom, Etihad Airways, Unilever Gulf FZE, RAKBANK, Savola Group, etc., to name a few.

Kuwait Business Town Real Estate Company (KBT) is one of the leading Real Estate companies in Kuwait. The company was established in 1999 and was publically listed on the Kuwait Stock Exchange on Dec. 16, 2008. KBT is head quartered in Kuwait with current operations mainly in Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates. KBT was the pioneers in establishing a Financial Hub in Kuwait during the year 2007, named “Kuwait Business Town”.  It is strategically located in the financial district, down town Kuwait City.  The company’s operations include Real Estate investments - trading and development, mainly focused in the GCC countries. KBT own and manage Commercial Tower in Kuwait apart from owning and managing Residential Towers in Kuwait and the UAE and also provide Hospitality services.

Eng. Yousef Al Saqabi, Vice-Chairman & CEO of KBT, said: “The award show that KBT is a preferred employer and an employer of choice. The company’s prudent and sound policies are relevant to modern times, making attraction and retention of talent exemplary. As an Employer Brand, KBT believes in continuous training and development of its people, making them proactive to the business needs and the environment in which the company operates. Our goal and ambition is to remain as an employer of choice for both current and future employees.”

 “With the support of its talented and dedicated staff, KBT has turned around to be a profit making company and reduced its debt ratios considerably. Moreover, KBT was the first company to announce its financials in Kuwait Stock Exchange during the last quarter” added Mr. Rishi Jacob, Finance Manger of KBT. 
The KBT team played a vital role in for the past two years in completely transforming and restructuring the company and making it the one of the most sought after Employer Brands in GCC.