Dubai, United Arab Emirates — The second edition of GB Tech Awards 2022 was held on Wednesday, November 2nd to celebrate the accomplishments of leading tech companies, innovative leaders and ground-breaking technology in the Middle East and Africa.
Hosted by Motivate Media Group and GB Tech Talk (a Gulf Business brand) at Social Distrikt, The Pointe – Palm Jumeirah, the awards recognised the biggest names in the technology industry who have delivered some of the most innovative digital products and solutions in the last year.
The awards attracted more than 150 industry professionals including top tech leaders from across the region. The event also served as a great networking opportunity for entrepreneurs, vendors and channel partners from the regional tech industry.
A total of 26 winners were applauded at the event, spanning across security, cloud, AI, fintech, 5G among others.
The judging panel included industry experts from esteemed GCC organisations – Abdulla Al Shimmari, major officer and head of Research and Development team at Abu Dhabi Police and Gulf Business Technology team.
Ian Fairservice, managing partner and group editor-in-chief of Motivate Media Group said: “We are privileged to be hosting the second edition of the GB Tech Awards where we honour and celebrate the trailblazing leaders and companies that are shaping the future. We extend our congratulations to each of the winners.”
The 2022 winners of the tech awards are –
Cloud Company of the Year – Oracle
Artificial Intelligence Company of the Year – Dataiku
AgroTech Company of the Year – Netafim
Digital Transformation Company of the Year – Zurich International
Cloud Security Company of the Year – Mandiant
Payment Solutions Provider of the Year – Euronet Worldwide
5G Solutions Provider of the Year – Batelco
Proptech Company of the Year – Property Finder
EdTech Company of the Year – Human Logic
Woman in Tech of the Year – Lucy Aziz, Oppo
Top Vendor of the Year – Huawei
Top Distributor of the Year – Bulwark Technologies
Top System Integrator of the Year – Bios IT Solutions
Top Reseller of the Year – New Trend Computer Networks
Fintech Company of the Year – valU
Tech Leader of the Year – Sunil Paul, Finesse
Consumer Tech Company of the Year – Huawei Consumer Business Group
Consumer Tech Product of the Year – Samsung
Enterprise Tech Company of the Year – HP
Enterprise Tech Product of the Year – Asus
Enterprise Tech Startup of the Year – FlexxPay
Consumer Tech Startup of the Year – Fitze
Enterprise Tech Marketer of the Year – Amal Wagdy, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Tech Influencer of the Year – Ihab Salem (Mr Tech)
Marketplace of the Year – BuyParts24
CIO of the Year – Dr. Mohamed Nasaif, Emirates Health Services