Revealed: the UAE's most influential brands on LinkedIn

September 3, 2014
The UAE’s most influential brands (on LinkedIn) have been revealed – and it’s a who’s who of the country’s most prosperous industries. Etihad Airways has secured the top spot, followed closely by Dubai rival Emirates Airline. Local telecom operators Etisalat and du also make the list, as do real estate groups Emaar and Jumeirah. The results are from a study by LinkedIn, ranking the country’s businesses on their engagement on the professional networking site. In other words, if you're the social media manager for one of the below companies, give yourself a firm pat on the back. Whereas if you're a regular LinkedIn user, you've probably seen enough posts from these companies on your home feed to last you a lifetime. Here are the top 10: 1. Etihad Airways uaeinfluentialbrands.2 2. Emirates Airline uaeinfluentialbrands4 3. Jumeirah Group uaeinfluentialbrands8 4. Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi uaeinfluentialbrands7 5. Emaar uaeinfluentialbrands9 6. Etisalat uaeinfluentialbrands2 7. National Bank of Abu Dhabi uaeinfluentialbrands.1 8. Du uaeinfluentialbrands5 9. Damac uaeinfluentialbrands6 10. TASC Outsourcing uaeinfluentialbrands1 For details of the study visit business.linkedin.com