Airswift named Best Oil, Gas & Energy Recruitment Company at TIARAs

February 7, 2020


Airswift named Oil, Gas and Energy Recruitment Company of the Year at TIARA awards

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 6th February 2020: Airswift, the global workforce solutions provider for the energy, process and infrastructure sectors, were shortlisted for three categories at the TALiNT International Annual Recruitment Awards. 

Airswift were worthy winners of the Oil, Gas & Energy Recruitment Company of the Year and narrowly missed out on Large Recruitment Company of the Year and Contract Recruitment Company of the Year at the event, held at The Grosvenor House Hotel, Dubai on Thursday 6th February 2020

The Oil, Gas & Energy Recruitment Company of the Year

As an energy specialist for over 40 years, winning The Oil, Gas & Energy Recruitment Company of the Year award is a recognition of our experience in the category.

Airswift winners of Oil, Gas & Energy Recruitment Company of the Year - TIARA awards - Middle East

The award recognises our experience working with all the energy supermajors and specialist expertise in local laws and regulations - ensuring a compliant and personalised service for all our clients.

We are a key supplier of staffing, consulting and global mobility services to the largest operators in the Middle East and look forward to doing so for many decades to come.


Large Recruitment Company of the Year

This category was open to recruiter companies with sales of at least AED200m who have achieved impressive results in the region over the past 3 years. Airswift were nominated based on our revenue growth of 81% since 2017 and contractor growth of 86%.

Large 2020

Airswift is an international workforce solutions provider to the energy, process and infrastructure industries. We serve as a strategic partner to our clients, offering a turnkey workforce solutions to capture and deliver the top talent needed to complete successful projects. With 800 employees in over 60 offices worldwide, 7,000 contractors and a candidate database of 982,000, our geographical reach and pool of available talent, experience and expertise is unmatched in the industry.

The Contract Recruitment Company of the Year

This award is open to recruiter companies who specialise in contract and temporary recruitment and demonstrates our success with clients and candidates that goes far beyond billings. Airswift have been nominated on the strength of the rapport we build with clients and our dedicated focus on contractor service

Contract 2020

Airswift provide a number of services to ensure contractor well-being and prioritise extensive on-boarding processes alongside health and safety and compliance checks. All contractors are allocated a dedicated Service Consultant who will support them throughout the life-cycle of their assignments with a guaranteed response time of 24-hours.

Airswift regards health and safety as our number one management priority. Our ultimate HSE target is “Zero is Everything” including; Zero Accidents, Zero Incidents and Less Pollution and Minimum Waste.

Airswift in the Middle East

Airswift has been operational in the Middle East since 2006 with offices in Abu Dhabi, Bahrain, Qatar, Dubai, Iraq, Kuwait, Oman and Saudi Arabia. Securing numerous new projects across the Middle East over the recent years and delivering significant contractor growth has ensured continual expansion for Middle East Operations.

  • 96 clients supported across the region
  • 985 assignees currently supported
  • 12 operating countries in the Middle East
  • 9 Middle East office locations
  • 80 Middle East based staff
  • 9500+ Middle Eastern work visas obtained
  • 100% self-delivered services
  • 0 lost time incidents

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This post was written by: Rob Boyle