Kirsty Smallman

On a wider level, and part of our commitment to the economic well-being of the communities we serve, we have been strong advocates for greater transparency, accountability and best business practices in the Gulf Region.


Pearl Initiative


Crescent Enterprises is a founding and lead partner of the Pearl Initiative, the foremost, independent, by business for business organisation in the Gulf region striving for accountability, transparency, and best business practices and developed in partnership with the United Nations Office of Partnerships. The company works alongside the Pearl Initiative’s management team and engages with other of the Pearl Initiative’s partner companies through the initiative’s Integration Board and with the wider community through research programmes and activities. We therefore play a vital role in engaging with and encouraging the private sector and stakeholders to adopt and spread the principles of the Pearl Initiative throughout the region.


United Nations Global Compact


Crescent Enterprises is a member of the United Nations Global Compact, a strategic policy initiative for businesses committed to aligning their operations and strategies with 10 universally accepted principles in the areas of human rights, labour, environment, and anti-corruption. We are dedicated to working towards the United Nations Global Compact’s vision of a sustainable and inclusive global economy in an aim to positively impact society by improving our company’s performance.


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