Projects and awards

  • Anti-Fraud Advisor of the Year –UAE

Acquisition International awarded CRI Group as Anti-Fraud Advisor of the Year – UAE for 2013 international expansion, increasing presence and diversity in providing client services while also developing scholarly articles such as white papers and research. AI lauds Cri Group’s “team-based approach” in serving the due diligence needs of multinational corporations among our clientele. AI’s Legal Awards identify and honor success, innovation and ethics across international legal and business communities.


  • Business Due Diligence Firm of the Year – UAE

Acquisition International named CRI Group the 2013 Business Due Diligence Firm of the Year – UAE. AI’s M&A Awards celebrate excellence and commemorate the achievements and hard-work of all those involved in seeing a deal through to completion. The awards recognize investors, advisers and service providers for expertise in their specialized fields, and are given solely on merit and are awarded to commend those most deserving for outstanding work over the last 12 months. Winners are chosen annually by clients and peers.


  • Legal Award, M&A Award – UAE

Since 2010, Acquisition International Magazine’s annual awards have been celebrating excellence, innovation and performance across the business, legal, financial and investment communities. Each series is designed to reward those most deserving in this very global and very challenging environment. They give a comprehensive analysis of the industry and a complete run through of the best of the best in terms of industry experts.


CRI Group launched an Anti-Bribery and Anti-Corruption ABAC® Centre of Excellence in October 2016 employed the company's expertise to assist business organizations worldwide in the specialized area of certification into anti-corruption, risk management and compliance.

Successively concluding the registration requirement with Dubai Accreditation Center-DAC, Government of Dubai, United Arab Emirates ABAC® Centre of Excellence delighted to announce ISO 37001:2016 Anti-Bribery Management System certification, hereinafter referred as 3PRM-Certified™ certification, the certification will ensure that the organization is implementing a viable anti-bribery management program utilizing widely accepted controls and systems, endorse businesses seeking to validate or expand their existing compliance frameworks by examining their anti-bribery policy and program, best-practice due diligence processes and procedures implemented pursuing and maintaining global third-party risk management in line with local and international legislations.