Who We Are

TBH Consultancy is a Dubai based People and Business Advisory firm that aims to empower people and businesses to be successful in the UAE.  We are also considered the first full-fledged Emiratisation (Emiratization) Advisory firm with an ambitious mission to rethink and reinvent how Emiratisation (Emiratization) is adopted. We have undertaken a rather ambitious purpose in an increasingly complex and challenging region, yet we strongly believe it is attainable. Our vision for the future is to help empower people and businesses in their pursuit to success and competitiveness so that they can enrich their respective communities and economies.  And what better place to embark on this pursuit than the UAE.

Founded by Dubai-based entrepreneur Abdulmuttalib ‘Talib’ Hashim, TBH Consultancy brings wealth of experience working with a number of local as well as multinational organisations based in the UAE and in the region.  Together with our team of associates who come from diverse industry backgrounds we deliver to our clients a powerful value proposition, and that is a combination of ‘Best international expertise that is relevant to the local context’.


Who is Talib Bin Hashim?

Abdulmuttalib (Talib) Hashim  is a Dubai based entrepreneur, Workforce Nationalisation expert and
founder of TBH Consultancy. He is also Managing Director and founder of Dubai based recruitment Main pic-National dressconsultancy Next Level which has been helping local jobseekers in the UAE find suitable jobs since 2006.
Talib has been instrumental in advising senior managers on some of their most pressing human capital and workforce issues. Talib is also regularly hired as an advisor to multinationals aiming to expand in the UAE, and who seek exceptional insights on the market, the local community and UAE nationals.

Talib is a regular speaker in various local and regional conferences, workshops and universities.  He is also a much sought after host for local forums and events.  In addition, Talib delivers public and in-house workshops on topics such as Nationalisation, cultural integration in the workplace, and employment skills for jobseekers.

He has always been a strong advocate for youth empowerment and has been a member of the advisory board for AIESEC, the International youth leadership organisation, for 4 years where his role has been to mentor the young members of AIESEC as well as run workshops for university students.

Talib was nominated in 2009 to be one of 40 role model Arab entrepreneurs to join Silatech’s conference on that year.  He was recently selected to be part of a group of select ‘experts’ to be part of Dubai government’s creativity lab to brainstorm future strategies and policies for what is now known as the Dubai Strategic Plan 2021 (DSP2021).

He is a columnist in various publications and regularly blogs through his site: UAEtopia.  Talib holds a Master’s Degree in Strategic Project Management, and he is passionate about high impact entrepreneurship, leadership, and martial arts.