UAE based entrepreneur and noted philanthropist Ghassan Aboud was included in the list of 100 Most Influential Arabs 2023, released by leading publication Arabian Business.
Ghassan Aboud is the founder and Chairman of the multi-business conglomerate Ghassan Aboud Group, that is engaged in automotive, retail, food, healthcare, logistics, hospitality, real estate and technology businesses.
After founding his business nearly 30 years back in the UAE as a modest trading company, Ghassan Aboud expanded the group into a market leading organisation with diversified interests across several key economic sectors.
The Ghassan Aboud Group has also entered into two key public-private partnerships with Abu Dhabi Ports Group to establish the region’s foremost hubs in the food (Abu Dhabi Food Hub-KEZAD) and automotive (Global Auto Hub) sectors, creating full-fledged ecosystems unmatched in the industry.
Releasing the list, Arabian Business noted “ The list features individuals who have made a significant impact in their respective fields and have influenced the Arab world in a positive way.”
Recently, the Ghassan Aboud Group was also listed amongst the Forbes Middle East’s Top 100 Arab Family Businesses for 2022 in addition several other accolades.