Apply to Judge

Judging places at the 2020 Gulf Customer Experience have been very popular and the panels are very nearly full. We have just a couple of places left on certain panels, so please make contact with Vuk Vukanovic via Linkedin or to organise a call to discuss further to discuss the available places. We would still be truly delighted to have you involved, so as an alternative to judging, you could book a seat to listen to the finalist presentations and attend the Gala ceremony in the afternoon You could book your place as an attend here. We are also organizing other Awards programmes for 2020, so Vuk could also discuss those Awards with you.

To maintain our high standards and ensure our awards remain fair and transparent, we rely on a team of independent business professionals to put our finalists to the test. Judging with us is a chance to share your expertise and gain valuable insights into initiatives from the world of customer experience.

Our awards finals offer excellent brand positioning and networking opportunities within an environment that promotes excellence, and leaders from multiple industries will be in attendance. Being a judge at the Gulf Customer Experience Awards means leading the way in developing and supporting positive changes to CX practices.

Judges also receive a promotional card to use on social media, and have their profile featured on our Meet the Judges web page.

We welcome and encourage our judges to contribute their thought leadership for publication on the Awards International website and in Customer Experience Magazine.



Other professionals share the latest ideas on how to implement fantastic customer experience initiatives.


Your knowledge and experience to assess entries both online and face-to-face, asking questions to clarify important elements and learning about best practice.


Scores and written comments to finalists, contributing to their feedback reports and helping them improve their customer experience.



Your credibility by attending the awards and including the role on your CV


With the other judges when you attend the awards finals


The awards judge logo and a promotional card for your use on social media and email signatures


Thought leadership and other contributions to Customer Experience Magazine, a publication with 23,000 active subscribers


Fascinating new initiatives and stay up-to-date in an ever-changing business landscape


Credibility by aligning yourself with a prestigious awards programme endorsed by Cranfield School of Management, and develop your personal and professional brand


A thought-leader within your field who shares insight with the awards finalists and offers guidance about how they can improve their strategy


Business strategies by giving feedback that has a real impact on future initiatives


We are looking for a diverse team of judges with a robust mix of business expertise.

As such, we are looking for candidates who meet one or more of the following criteria:

Have knowledge, skills and/or experience in a variety of business disciplines

Have substantial business expertise

Hold a relevant business qualification or belong to a relevant academic institution, such as a business school

Have a passion for the delivery of exceptional customer experience

If this sounds like you, please send in your CV/profile to to apply to judge at the Gulf Customer Experience Awards 2020

Please note: if you have judged at one of our awards before, you will not be required to send another copy of your CV.


Judge Package:

Save 400 AED by registering before 9th January and secure the package for only 1799 AED!

After 9th of January the judge package will increase to 2199 AED.

The judge package includes:

  • Your seat at the gala lunch and awards ceremony
  • A personalised judge’s logo to use on your business stationery, social media profile, website or blog
  • A judge’s announcement graphic shared across our online network
  • The inclusion of a personal profile and logo on our ‘Meet the Judges’ webpage

If you’d like to discuss applying to judge at the Gulf Customer Experience Awards 2020, please call Vuk Vukanovic on +44(0)2086 385584 or you can send a message via email or LinkedIn.

Alternatively, you can send us the link to your LinkedIn profile using the form below.


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