Amer Bin Ahmed Managing Director Knauf Middle East and India (second from left)

Dubai Quality Group held the election of new Board of Directors on 17th of December for the 2019 – 2021 term. Amer Bin Ahmed was unanimously elected as one of the Board of Directors for the next three years.

The other elected Board members are Hassan Omar (Chairman); Hazza Khalfan Alneaimi (Vice Chairman); S. Unnikrishnan (Secretary General); Meshal Ali Alnaqbi (Director of Finance); Christian Witsch and Sunil Thawani, (Board Members).

Dubai Quality Group is a non-profit organization set up by the Dubai Economy under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum. Guided by the vision of H. H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, Dubai Quality Group was established in 1994 to develop and promote Excellence in UAE.


Dubai Quality Group organizes various training programs, conferences & awards throughout the year with the objective of improving Quality of Service & Business Excellence in the Region.


The Dubai Quality Group (DQG) was formed in February 1994 and the following Professionals were nominated as the founding Board of Directors of the Group: Farid Mohammed Ahmed Albastaki (Ducab), A Qader Tazaerout (Emirates Airline), Prem Upadhyay, EPPCO), Monish Roy (Ducab), Tony Connell Sait (DHL), Glen Ashley (Dubal), Colin Reaney (McDermott), John Hunter (Economic Department).


DQG Subgroups provide ‘like-minded’ members with a platform to come together and discuss their thoughts, views and expertise in different fields. Each Subgroup meets regularly and has the freedom to organize seminars, benchmarking programs and other activities. Through its associations with international bodies such as the EFQM, ASQ, Ideas UK, Ideas America, DIB Germany, GBN etc., the group brings international knowledge and best practices to the local business community. DQG is committed to be center of Knowledge sharing for all topics relating to Innovation and Excellence.