About ESAG

Founded in 1960, by H.E. Easa Saleh Al Gurg, KCVO, CBE, the Easa Saleh Al Gurg Group LLC (ESAG), is a multidivisional conglomerate with 27 companies. The Group has a range of diverse product and business interests that predominantly include retail, building and construction, industrial and joint ventures. With an active presence throughout UAE, Oman and Saudi Arabia; its reach stretches across Asia, Middle East, and African continent, parts of America, Australia and New Zealand.

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Having women in our workforce enables ESAG to benefit from different points of view that come from varied life experiences. This multiplicity of perspectives sparks creativity and innovation. It also encourages us to challenge gender stereotypes.

We believe in creating an environment where women can perform to their full potential. Our focus is to ensure they successfully navigate various life events, and also expand their access to career succession paths they want to pursue.

Responsive environment

We proactively provide equal employment opportunities, while creating a work environment that can respond to the needs of employees. These include flexible work hours for employees expecting a child, or new mothers. Our focus is to make ease our employees’ professional life while being present and participative in their family lives too.

Maternity benefits

We are one of the first private sector companies in the UAE to provide employees who have completed one year in service with a 90-day fully paid maternity leave, unlike the existing 45 calendar day break offered within the sector. Read more.

Nursing lounge

ESAG has set up a Nursing Room at the Corporate Office which has positively impacted daily routines of breastfeeding employees within the Group. New mothers can also avail of nursing breaks for 18 months post maternity leave. Read more.

Encouraging potential achievers

Our career development programs further encourage female employees to fulfill their potential. A leadership training program for women employees is in place to assist in career development plans. Read more.

Women of ESAG

#WomenOfESAG shines the spotlight on unique after-work pursuits of Easa Saleh Al Gurg Group team members. The series also showcases interesting after work pursuits or hobbies from our female workforce. Read more.

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