Membership Partners

Please find set out below the list of GCC BDI Membership Partners and their membership special benefits. 

Please note that these benefits are subject to certain conditions which are explained below. For all information regarding benefits, please contact the Membership Partner directly. 

Eligibility criteria

  • The special benefits under the Membership Partner Programme are available to Members & Fellows only.
  • To see full detail about the benefits, click on 'Learn More' and sign in using your username and password.
  • Please make sure to present your Membership E-card, available in the GCC BDI mobile app, to the Membership Partner to avail the benefits. If you need help downloading our app, please contact us at
  • Associates need to apply to upgrade their membership to Member to avail benefits.

New benefits may be added from time to time, so please watch out for news on our website.

If you are interested in becoming a Membership Partner, please contact us at GCC BDI at +971 4 554 7967 or email for more information.

See our Membership Partners and their offers below

Insurance services
Directors and Officers Liability Insurance:

- Available for individual members and corporates
- 7.5% reduction for GCC BDI Members & Fellows
Coaching Services
- A free introductory one-hour session in person or by video conference
- For those who choose to engage, a minimum of 8 monthly 2-hour sessions priced at USD 1200 per hour (40% discount on standard rates)
Coaching Services
- A free, 1 hour executive coaching session ('Chemistry session), for those interested in executive leadership coaching
- A discounted leadership coaching package, consisting of six one-hour coaching sessions, for $7,200
- Optional Leadership Circle Profile assessment
- Expert advice and tailored team development sessions on Leading in Complexity, pricing upon request
Business Services
Special rates applied to different services:

- Recruitment for businesses – 10% off
- Career Counselling – 15% off
- Corporate/Executive Coaching – 10% off
Business Services
- 1-month free membership
- Special membership rate of €5500 per year thereafter
Private Clubs
- 25% off joining fee, redeemable at any 8 F&B outlets at the Capital Club
Hotels and Recreational Outlets
- Special rates starting from AED 850 for a Deluxe Room subject to availability and discounted rates may be available during the summer season starting from AED 600.
- 20% off spa treatments
- 20% off at selected Food & Beverage outlets
Art Gallery
- 20% off original paintings - contemporary, classical, abstract, vintage, pop art -
from ZeeArts Gallery
- 30% off artwork commissions created by Zaahirah Muthy (see her catalogue here)
- 25% discount for customised Arty Team Building for corporates
Sports & Fitness Club
Special rates apply to the different gyms, including Fitness Time Plus, Fitness Time and Fitness Time Ladies
Content Library
- 13% discount on membership fee

Membership includes access to the content library of videos from renowned speakers, articles on leadership, coaching and other topics, as well as discounts to any of their international events
- 5% discount on various cruise lines