05 May 2023

Ghassan Aboud in Arabian Business 100 Most Influential Arabs 2023 List

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, […]

23 February 2023

Ghassan Aboud Group and Halal Quality Control Group Join Forces to Accelerate Halal Economy Growth in the UAE and Beyond

DMCC backs the fortification of the Halal ecosystem to provide a trusted and unified Halal certification for exporters to enhance commodity trade flows through the UAE. The new joint venture will facilitate Halal certifications in line with the international Halal accreditation requirements. Dubai, UAE – February 23, 2023: UAE-headquartered international conglomerate Ghassan Aboud Group and Halal Quality Control (HQC) Group have announced the introduction of Halal certification solutions for UAE […]

17 February 2023

Arabian Business reveals the most powerful 100 people in Dubai

Arabian Business reveals the most powerful 100 people in Dubai Rank: 10 Name: Ghassan Aboud Designation: Founder and chairman Company: Ghassan Aboud Group (GAG) Industry: Diversified Following his short-lived career in media, in 1994, Aboud recognised the potential for international traders in Dubai with the launch of his trading company. Just around three decades later, his small automotive trade venture expanded to become a conglomerate, spanning over 10 countries across […]

10 February 2023

Crystalbrook Collection included in the global list of trend setters in the hotel industry

As the worst repercussions of Covid gradually diminish, hotel operators are observing a subtle shift in guests’ preferences; a growing desire for cultural immersion and exchange; and for forging connections with locals, even in urban environments. Environmental sustainability has never been more important and demand for wellness retreats has increased. Throw in a craving for elevated, innovative design and you have the six key trends driving hotel operators in 2023. […]

02 January 2023

Gulf Business – The Pioneers: Business leaders who helmed growth

As the year draws to a close, we identify business leaders who have been instrumental in driving their organisation’s growth and success. Suresh Vaidhyanathan, Group CEO, Ghassan Aboud Group Suresh Vaidhyanathan is an accomplished business leader, having played key strategic roles with the region’s foremost business conglomerates for more than 25 years. His experience spans across multiple business sectors and countries in Middle East, Asia and Africa. Vaidhyanathan is a […]