Renault of Arabian Automobiles Team brings home trophy for The Renault Middle East Gladiator Challenge

John Patrick Nueva, first place in the 2019 Regional Skills Contest for Service Advisors

Dubai, UAE: Arabian Automobiles, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for Renault in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, commends John Patrick Nueva for standing out in this year’s Renault Middle East Gladiator Challenge. John received first place in the 2019 Regional Skills Contest for Service Advisors in a competitive challenge against over 50 contenders. 

The challenge is an online regional skills competition launched by Renault Middle East for all service advisors and sales executives where John made his mark in this year’s event. Comprising a quiz that intends to test the product and brand knowledge of participants as well as sharpen the minds of participants, 56 members took part across 9 countries, including UAE, Oman, Bahrain, Egypt and Lebanon. 

The Gladiator Challenge, among many other initiatives, is Renault’s intrinsic approach to keeping its workforce and team members up to speed with developments in the industry and within the brand itself. John Patrick Nueva was awarded by Renault Middle East Managing Director, Bernard Chretien, in the presence of the Chief Operating Officer of Arabian Automobiles, Salah Yamout at the Arabian Automobiles Renault Showroom on Sheikh Zayed Road. 

About Arabian Automobiles Company:

Arabian Automobiles Company (AAC) is the flagship company of AW Rostamani Group. With over 50 years in the business, AAC is one of the leading automotive dealers in the GCC and exclusive distributor for Nissan, INFINITI and Renault vehicles in Dubai and the Northern Emirates. Arabian Automobiles is looking back on 50 years of excellence and passion, and forging ahead with its vision to enrich customer lives and remain the trusted automotive brand of choice.

Arabian Automobiles became the first automotive company in the UAE to be awarded the prestigious ‘Dubai Quality Gold Award’ by Dubai Economy in May 2017. In the same year, INFINITI won ‘Best Performing Brand’ in the automotive category of the Dubai Service Excellence Scheme; an accolade previously won by Nissan in 2016 and Renault in 2015. In 2015, Arabian Automobiles received the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum business award for most outstanding performance and in 2013 it became the first private company in the UAE to be inducted into the prestigious Palladium Balanced Scorecard Hall of Fame for strategy execution. Arabian Automobiles Company is currently the holder of Nissan Motor Company’s ‘Global Nissan Aftersales Award and is the only Nissan distributor to have won the award for ten years in a row. 

Across its Dubai and Northern Emirates network, Arabian Automobiles operates:

  • New vehicle sales showrooms: 9 Nissan, 4 INFINITI and 2 Renault 
  • 6 pre-owned car showrooms
  • Central Logistics Centre at Dubai Industrial City
  • Service centres: 10 Nissan, 4 INFINITI, and 3 Renault
  • 60 minute Express Service 
  • 9 spare parts outlets
  • Arabian Automobiles is ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 certified.