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About Legacy Smart Employment Services

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About Legacy Smart Employment Services

Legacy Smart Employment Services was established in 2015, in the wake of mega transformation underway in the UAE. As a major player in the present, the company has sustained a clear focus: Offer Smart and trusted services that blend professional expertise with state-of-the-art technology, and endow clients and candidates with a competitive advantage.

We are part of the Legacy Emirates Group, established in 2005, a diversified conglomerate with a track record of sound fundamentals and strong financials.

Our reach extends across key verticals – Banking & Finance, Information Technology, Government Institutions & Free Zones, Retail & Entertainment, Infrastructure & Engineering. In short, we are the preferred resource provider for core sectors that continue to create, sustain and transform the Smart UAE of today.


Experts in HR Outsourcing across various sectors

Legacy Smart Employment Services is known in the market today for its people, process and smart technology. With over 20 years of successful management in the UAE market, Legacy smart employment services brings smart systems and processes as the best practices into the HR Industry.
With the vision of simplifying business and offering customized solutions with transparency, we provide cutting edge HR and IT services with the utmost expertise in talent acquisition, payroll management, visa processing, onboarding and off-boarding with 100% regulatory compliance and ISO certification.

  • Banking & Finance
  • Information Technology
  • Government Institution & Free zones
  • Retail & Entertainment
  • Engineering
Achal Ghai
Group MD
Achal is the Founder and MD of Legacy Emirates Group which includes Legacy Smart Employment Services(HR Outsourcing), Azara Capital(VC/Angel Investing and Corporate Finance), Fame Legacy(Tax Consulting) and Legacy Marketing(Art & Trading).

He has been a career banker for over 20 years before becoming an Entrepreneur in 2004 and has business interests in the UAE, India and Canada. He brings in a lot of expertise in Deal Structuring, Financing and Complex M&A as well as JV transactions across a broad spectrum of industries..

Mahir Julfar
Mr Julfar is the Chairman of Legacy Smart Employment Services. He has worked in senior positions with various government organizations including Dubai Police, Department of Tourism & Commerce and is currently Director at Dubai World Trade Centre.

He is playing a leading role in promoting DWTC and Dubai as the commercial hub.

Amena Baig
Business Consultant
Amena Baig is a seasoned professional with over 25 years of work experience in the service industry, and has lived for over 40 years in the UAE. Since 2001, she has successfully managed and grown a leading HR Outsourcing Provider known for its service quality, timely delivery and business integrity.

A distinguished strategist, Entrepreneur and a Business Leader, Amena is a graduate of Purdue University, Indiana, USA, and has previously worked with Fedex and Citibank. She has an extensive network of relationships across diverse verticals.

Lamya Ahmed
Ms. Lamya is a UAE national with over 10 years of banking experience. She has worked with major banking institutions including Standard Chartered Bank, American Express and Barclays Bank. She was one of the founding members of one of the largest Manpower Outsourcing companies in UAE and led the PR/Relationship Management department.
Maqbool Ali
Maqbool has 25 years of extensive experience in HR/Operations and more specifically, over 16 years in Manpower Outsourcing.
He worked for 23 years with a reputed HR Firm before starting Legacy Smart as a co-founder.

He has expertise in HR Operations and a strong network in Government and client organizations. Maqbool has dealt with most Financial Institutions in the UAE.

Nirav Shah
Group Financial Advisor
Nirav has a 20 plus years’ experience from own practice to leading consulting firm (KPMG) to working with large family owned Corporate groups.
He is Founder & Managing Director of FAME Advisory Group

Specialized in International Tax and Finance, Nirav is advising on various cross border transactions from International Tax and Regulatory perspective

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Legacy Smart Employment Services are expert service providers in HR Outsourcing, Payroll Management, Talent Acquisition, IT Recruitment & Outsourcing and all HR related matters.

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