Les Male, CEO of the Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange (DGCX), has been recognized as the 11th Top International CEO for Middle East, by Forbes Middle East a local company. He received the award at an exclusive event hosted by Forbes at the Waldorf Astoria in Dubai's Palm Jumeirah, along with several recognized business leaders from the region.
Les Male, CEO of DGCX, commented : “I am humbled and honored to receive this award at the prestigious Forbes Middle East's Most Influential Executives Event. This appreciation is a reflection of the collective efforts of the DGCX teams to achieve significant growth over the past year, as well as a significant investment in our people, technology and products.
Les received the award in terms of outstanding performance and achievement, for the development of DGCX and significant media engagement over the past year.
Les has nearly 30 years of experience in the global commodity industry with specific expertise in Exchanges, risk management and trading systems. As a comprehensive network business leader with a consistent track record of running a new business, he builds excellent customer relationships, while preserving and growing shareholder returns.