Eugene Mayne, founder and group Chief Executive of Tristar, the UAE-based global shipping and logistics company, has received the Inspirational Leader of the Year award at the International Business Excellence (IBX) Awards in Dubai. The award was presented by Ali Ibrahim, Deputy Director General at Dubai Department of Economic Development.
Tristar Group, founded by Eugene Mayne in 1998, today operates one of the largest road tanker ﬂeets in the Middle East and is a leader in the transportation of petroleum and chemical products. The company owns a fleet of 22 ships, operates in 16 countries and employees more than 1800 people.
Mayne was recognised for his inspirational leadership in creating a culture of safety and exceptional customer service in the company, enhancing shareholder value and ensuring ongoing commitment to the community.
On receiving the award, Mayne said, “Dubai’s reputation as a centre of business excellence has made it a magnet for investments. Leadership is an ongoing learning process and I will continue to work towards unlocking the greater potential of Tristar Group.”