Unveiling construction excellence: Meet the 2023 finalists!

We are excited to announce the exceptional 2023 Big 5 Global Impact Awards finalists. These industry leaders have demonstrated dedication and innovation in construction, driving ESG, tech advancement, and digital innovation.

Our international panel of judges rigorously selected these top achievers from 19 diverse categories. From sustainability initiatives to digital transformation projects, their work showcases the industry's evolution beyond traditional measures of success.

The winners will be announced during our awards ceremony on 5th December 2023 at The Ritz-Carlton - DIFC, Dubai, UAE.

Click on each category to view the finalists

Celebrate excellence with us

Join us for an unforgettable evening of inspiration, networking, and celebration of construction excellence. Don't miss your chance to be part of this prestigious event. Table bookings are now open—reserve your spot today!

Setting the stage for a glam night: The Ritz-Carlton, DIFC

Nestled in the heart of the city's financial district, this luxurious hotel offers a unique blend of sophistication and excitement.

The Ritz-Carlton is committed to sustainability and social responsibility, and their environmental initiatives ensure that guests can enjoy an unparalleled experience while also protecting the environment.


Laura Buckwell: Your charismatic host for the night

Dubai-based, British national Laura Buckwell is an industry event EMCEE and former TV news anchor.

Laura enjoys hosting high profile industry platforms, including the 18th Session for UNIDO, the Finance Summit Riyadh, the Global Smart Energy Summit and Future Sustainability Summit to name a few. Laura has had the privilege of introducing global leaders to the stage including Presidents, Ministers, and UN officials.


Thank you to our esteemed judges


It is an honour for us to win this Award because we are driving as much as we can throughout our organization to become more sustainable and efficient. This will only motivate us all to continue on this path to achieve our goals and the UAE vision.

WINNER - Sustainable Construction Organization Of The Year 2022

Salem Bin Dasmal BinDasmal Contracting


This is a great and exciting moment for us and thank you Big 5 for honoring us with this Award. This is a testament to Aldar as a real estate developer and the commitment from our teams to making the investment in our digital transformation strategy.

WINNER - Digital Transformation Of The Year 2022

Senthil Arjunan Aldar Properties


We have been participating since the start of the Big 5 Global Impact Awards. We take these awards as an opportunity to showcase what our company is doing and see where there is we need to improve. So regardless of whether we are going to win or not, we are participating year after year just to make ourselves proud of what we are doing and show the effort of our teams. We are very honored to get this award and are looking forward to next year and entering more categories.

WINNER - Technology Leader of the Year 2022

Mansour Faried China State Construction Engineering Company - Middle East