Dubai-based education advocate named UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador

GEMS Education educates more than 100,000 students who represent more than 150 nationalities The head of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is set to name philanthropist, educator and entrepreneur Sunny Varkey as a Goodwill Ambassador for Education Partnerships. Mr. Varkey, founder and chairman of GEMS Education, will be recognized for “his […]

9th Middle East CEO of The Year Awards

Leading CEO Awards Winners

The Middle East CEO of the Year Awards was presented on Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at a high-profile awards ceremony at the Burj Al Arab Hotel in Dubai, UAE. Organized by the Middle East Excellence Awards Institute, these awards recognized some of the region’s most outstanding leaders of business and government organizations.

Sheikha Fatima Awards for 28 GEMS students

Sheikh Nahayan and Mr. Sunny Varkey with the 27 female awardees who won the Sheikha FAtima Bint Mubarak Award for Excellence today at GEMS Dubai MOdern High School.

His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, UAE Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, today, awarded the Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak Award for Excellence to 28 girls from the GEMS network of schools across the Middle East and India. The seventh annual award includes a scholarship to cover a year’s tuition fee at a […]