Al Safina Security is proud to announce to be recognized “ Best Maritime Security Company in the Middle East and Indian Subcontinent” at the third annual Maritime Standard Awards, held on Monday 24th October 2016.
The Maritime Standard Awards is the region’s premiere shipping and maritime event held under the patronage of His Highness, Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President, Dubai Civil Aviation Authority and Chairman and Chief Executive, Emirates Airline and Group.
The Awards attracted a high caliber audience of around 700 executives from across the shipping, ports and related sectors, from close to 70 different countries celebrated and rewarded the achievements of leading companies and individuals active in the Middle East and Indian Subcontinent. With the highly experienced independent judging panel
in total 28 awards were presented to individuals and companies for the achievements in the industry.
In addition to the awards determined by the judging panel, there were 7 special awards presented by the TMS team for particularly impressive individual achievements. The Maritime Standard Lifetime Achievement Award was presented to H.E. Dr. Abdullatuif A. Sultan, chairman of the Organisation of Islamic Shipping Associations; The Hall of Fame Award was given to Khamis Juma Buamim, managing director & group chief executive of Gulf Navigation; The Personality of the Year Award went to Yasser Nasr Zaghloul; chief executive of National Marine Dredging Company; and the Editor's Choice Award was presented to H.E. Shaikh Daij bin Salman Al Khalifa, chairman of ASRY.
Established in 2011 Al Safina Security has grown to the international security services provider concentrating on actual trends and industry demands, having in its database more than 500 security operators, covering over 50 critical choke points, protecting more than 2,000 vessels consisting of multi-national employees dealing with clients world wide. Despite that, ALSS is specializing in delivering new and innovative cyber security technologies to Critical National Infrastructure organizations in the GCC region.
“ We are honored and proud to be awarded for the industry achievements at such uneasy time for shipping and oil&gas domains. Our Company growth and success is based on teamwork collective commitments to the common goal and adhering to the changing industry requirements locally and internationally. I consider the Award received a hallmark of excellence in security business” – Kateryna Yakunchenkova, General Manager and Co- Founder.