The Deloitte Talent in Insurance Survey 2014
The United Arab Emirates in Focus
Insurance less popular in the UAE
Insurance is less popular in the UAE than in any other EMEA market surveyed.
Sky-high interest in transport and logistics
The most popular sector for business students surveyed in UAE is transport and logistics. Emirates Airlines, Etihad Airways and Dubai Airports feature in the top five most popular “ideal employers”.
Work-life balance is top career goal
More than half of all insurance-inclined students chose “to have work-life balance” in their top three career goals, out of a list of nine options.3 Job security and having an international career ranked joint second.
Insurance-inclined students expect less money
Unlike most other markets in the survey, UAE insurance-inclined students expect to earn less than the average for other business students.
Unlike most EMEA markets, the proportions of men and women among insuranceinclined students are about equal.