Dubai :  His Excellency Khamis Juma Buamim, the Chairman of the Dubai Council for Marine & Maritime Industries (DCMMIEmirates) and Chairman & Group CEO of KBI-uae, was honored with the prestigious IMC Honorary Doctorate Leadership Excellence Award. The award, presented by the International Maritime Club (IMC), recognizes His Excellency’s outstanding leadership and significant contributions to the maritime sector. The award ceremony took place at the Millennium Plaza Downtown Hotel in Dubai, UAE on the 2nd May 2024.

The International Maritime Club has dedicated itself to uniting and promoting the global maritime community and the oil & gas industry for nearly two decades. Its goal is to foster ongoing development, encourage knowledge exchange, and boost global maritime commerce. The IMC collaborates with esteemed academic institutions and universities to enhance the professional qualifications of its members and foster industry recognition. The award ceremony celebrated the accomplishments of notable professionals in the Marine and Oil & Gas sector associations.

Mr. Sohan Roy, the respected Chairman & CEO of the Aries Group of Companies and the Founder President of the International Maritime Club, presented the IMC Honorary Doctorate Leadership Excellence Awards to His Excellency.

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His Excellency Khamis Juma Buamim Receives Prestigious IMC Honorary Doctorate Leadership Excellence Award 2024