Diriyah Gate Development Authority (DGDA) today announces that it has been awarded the “Great Place to Work” distinction in Asia in the Large Enterprise category, further reinforcing DGDA’s position as one of the finest workplaces in the Kingdom for the fourth consecutive year.
The “Great Place to Work” accolade comes as a result of DGDA’s ongoing efforts to support its talent and staff, enhancing creativity, innovation, trust, and camaraderie among employees, fostering their capabilities, and nurturing high-quality relationships.
This recognition highlights the organization’s ongoing efforts to become not only a good neighbor, but also a family. More than two thirds of the staff are Saudi with 11% being Diriyah locals. Additionally, nearly a third of staff are women, with 18% of those holding management roles within DGDA.
In line with DGDA’s family-first approach, the organization recently achieved 50 million safe man hours, highlighting the significant focus put on the safety of employees.
Jerry Inzerillo, CEO of Diriyah Gate Development Authority stated: “We work tirelessly to nurture DGDA’s unique talent, empowering all employees with the tools and opportunities to realize their true potential and preparing the next generation of talent in line with the objectives of Vision 2030. This award is a testament to our people, and we are fortunate to have a workforce that is young, energetic, highly educated, very ambitious and incredibly passionate.”
Pioneering a new era of workplace excellence, Great Place to Work has solidified its position as the definitive global authority in the realm of creating, sustaining, and recognizing exceptional workplaces. This certification, revered and acknowledged by employees and employers worldwide, represents the gold standard in identifying and commending cultures of excellence across the globe.