The sixth edition of Corporate Maldives “GOLD 100 GALA” has been held at CROSSROADS Maldives on the night of 29th November 2022.
“GOLD 100 GALA” is an annual invitation-only networking event bringing together top executives of the Maldivian business community. This year, the event was graced by the chief guest, Vice President of the Maldives H.E. Faisal Naseem, along with high delegates including ministers, high commissioners, and senior government officials. The event was attended by chairmen, managing directors, CEOs and key decision-makers within the business community of Maldives.
The Platinum Partner for this year’s “GOLD 100 GALA” was Bank of Maldives, the largest bank and leading financial institution of the Maldives. Gold Partners included Medtech Maldives, The Hawks, Al Shaali Marine Maldives, Housing Development Corporation (HDC). CROSSROADS Maldives was the Host Partner of the event, Jalboot Maldives was the Transport Partner and Red Creatic was the Printing Partner.
Speaking at the event, Vice President H.E. Faisal Naseem highlighted the economic challenges in the country, and underscored the important role played by businesses in sustaining the economy. He further thanked Corporate Maldives, for recognizing and empowering the business sector of the Maldives.
At the GALA function, “GOLD 100” companies were presented with an award & the “GOLD 100” magazine was launched. “GOLD 100” is a list of the leading 100 business entities in the Maldives, published by Corporate Maldives every year. Through a transparent and unbiased selection criterion, “GOLD 100” is devised as a selection of the leading business entities, rather than a ranking. As such, the list has been published in alphabetical order.
Corporate Maldives also awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award to recognize a visionary business leader who has made significant contributions to their respective industry. This year, the award recipient was Mr. Mohamed Salih, the Chairman of Damas Company Limited. He was awarded for his businesses and philanthropic activities, which have enhanced the overall development of the Maldivian business community.
Corporate Maldives “GOLD 100 GALA” is organized by Orca Media Group, a leading media and marketing company in the Maldives.