Top Indian Leaders in the Arab World 2015: Owners

Top Indian Leaders in the Arab World 2015: Owners

The Forbes Middle East Top Indian Leaders in the Arab World ranking recognizes the achievements of those Indian expats who have forged large enterprises within the region and beyond.

RankImageNameOrganizationDesignationCountrySector
1Sunil VaswaniStallion GroupGroup ChairmanUAEDiversified
2Yusuffali M ALuLu Group InternationalMDUAERetail
3Mukesh JagtianiLandmark GroupChairmanUAERetail
4B R ShettyNMC HealthcareFounder & CEOUAEHealthcare
4Rajen KilachandDodsal GroupChairmanUAEEPC
6Sunny VarkeyGEMSFounder & ChairmanUAEEducation
7PNC MenonSobha Group of CompaniesGroup ChairmanUAEReal Estate & Construction
8Ravi PillaiRP Group of CompaniesChairman & CEOUAEDiversified
9Azad MoopenAster DM HealthcareChairman & MDUAEHealthcare
10Korathe MohammadK M Trading Co LLCChairmanUAERetail
11Shamsheer Vayalil ParambathVPS HealthcareMDUAEHealthcare
12Rizwan SajanDanube GroupFounder & ChairmanUAEDiversified
13Nawab Shaji Ul MulkMulk HoldingsChairman & FounderUAEDiversified
14Pradeep K HandaKAPICO GroupVice Chairman & Group CEOKuwaitDiversified
15Mohan ValraniAl Shirawi Group of CompaniesSr Vice Chairman & MDUAEIndustrials
16Siddeek AhmedEram Group & ITL GroupChairman & MDKSADiversified
17Ramesh RamakrishnanTransworld GroupChairmanUAELogistics
18G B Choithram JethwaniGeebee Group of CompaniesChairmanUAEIndustrials
19Ashok Bhawandas AwtaniNeelkamal Group of CompaniesChairman & MDUAEDiversified
20Ajay BhatiaBhatia BrothersMDUAEIndustrials
21Joy AlukkasJoyalukkasChairman & MDUAERetail
22Manohar LahoriPalmon GroupChairmanUAEDiversified
23L T PagaraniChoithram & SonsChairmanUAERetail
24Jayant GanwaniLals GroupCEOUAERetail
25Firoz MerchantPure Gold GroupChairman & FounderUAERetail
26Vardaraj ShettyRamee Group of Hotels & ResortsChairman & Managing WorkerUAEHospitality
27Ram BuxaniITL Cosmos GroupChairmanUAERetail
28Shifa Al Jazeera Medical GroupChairman & MDBahrainHealthcare
29J R GangaramaniAl Fara'a PropertiesPresidentUAEReal Estate & Construction
30Jagdish Parsram PanjabiJacky'S Electronics LLCGroup MDUAERetail
31Paras ShahdadpuriNikai Group of CompaniesChairmanUAERetail
32Hassan S DarveshDarveshChairmanUAEDiversified
33Vasu ShroffRegal GroupChairmanUAEDiversified
34Adeeb AhamedLuLu International ExchangeCEOUAEBanking & Finance
35Dhananjay DatarAl Adil Trading Co LLCChairman & MDUAERetail
36Dilip RahulanPacific Control Systems LLCExecutive ChairmanUAETechnology
37S Kumar WadhawanSAMARA Group of CompaniesFounder & ChairmanKuwaitAutomobile
38Amit DhamaniDhamani Jewels GroupCEO & MDUAERetail
39Nilesh VedApparel LLCFounderUAERetail
39Mahendra PatelGeap International GroupGroup MDUAEDiversified
41Raju T JethwaniEurostar GroupChairmanUAETechnology
42Harish Kumarlal TahilianiArab & India Spices LLCChairmanUAEFood & Beverage
43Atul AhujaFlemingo InternationalPartnerUAERetail
44Sudhir GoyelGulf Petrochem GroupMDUAEEnergy
45Sohan Roy S KAries Group of CompaniesFounder & CEOUAEDiversified
46K MuraleedharanSFC GroupChairmanUAEFood & Beverage
47Anand KapoorMiDCOM GroupGroup Vice-ChairmanUAEDiversified
48J P KalwaniAl Safeer GroupChairman & CEOUAEDiversified
49Asgar Shakoor PatelHouse of PatelsChairmanUAEDiversified
50Sudesh K AggarwalGiant GroupChairman & MDUAEIndustrials
51Thumbay MoideenThumbay GroupFounder PresidentUAEDiversified
52Eugene MayneTristar Transport LLCGroup CEOUAELogistics
53Birbal Singh DanaDana GroupChairman & MDUAEIndustrials
54Khurshid VakilMarina Home InteriorsCo-FounderUAERetail
55Sugathan JanardhananRoyal FurnitureMDUAERetail
56T A Sundar MenonSun Group InternationalChairman & MDUAEEnergy
57Lalu SamuelKingston Holdings FZCChairman & CEOUAEIndustrials
58Kamal PuriSkyline GroupChairman & Founder PresidentUAEEducation
59Rajan MathraniElekta GulfMDUAERetail
60Russi PatelBDO Chartered Accountants & AdvisorsChairmanUAEServices
61Yogesh MehtaPetrochem MEMDUAEIndustrials
62Mohamed NoordeenOcean Rubber Factory LLCChairman & MDUAEIndustrials
63Harshad R Mehta7Cs Group of CompaniesFounder ChairmanUAEDiversified
64Sunny KurianDr Sunny HealthcareChairmanUAEHealthcare
65Ved Sharan ChhabraInter Ocean Group of CompaniesChairman & MDUAEShip Repairs & Building
66Jagdeep SahaniAl-Othman & Al-Bisher Trading CoMDKuwaitRetail
67Deepak AroraDRA Group of CompaniesMDUAEIndustrials
68Zulekha DaudZulekha Hospital & Healthcare GroupFounderUAEHealthcare
69Akbarali Noman SuraCrystal GalleryPartner & MDUAERetail
70Ali Asgar MirIAS Media,Ikon Advtg & Promo, Ikon Trade ServicesChairman & MDUAEMedia & Advertising
71Vinesh BhimaniKimoha Entrepreneurs LimitedMDUAEManufacturing
72Sunil JohnFounder & CEOUAEMedia & Advertising
73Ahmed A R BuhariCoal & Oil GroupFounder President & CEOUAEEnergy
74Bharat ThakurBharat Thakur Artistic Yoga CentreChairman & MDUAEHealthcare
75Tejinder SinghBPO+Founder & CEOQatarServices
76Varghese KurianVKL Holdings & Al Namal Group of CompaniesChairmanBahrainDiversified
77Mustafa O VazayilGargash Insurance Services LLCMDUAEInsurance
78Raju MenonMorison Menon GroupFounder & Managing PartnerUAEServices
79Praveen Kumar ShettyFortune Group of HotelsChairmanUAEHospitality
80Kulwant SinghLama Desert ToursCEO & MDUAETravel & Tourism
81Avinash Chander MannanFirst Performance General Trading & Contracting CoManaging Partner & CEOKuwaitReal Estate & Construction
82Hassan ChouguleEmad ElectricalsPresident , GM & MDQatarDiversified
83Kesar KothariKit InternationalChairmanUAETechnology
84Jude Chagas PereiraIYCONCEOUAETechnology
85Mahesh ShahdadpuriTASC OutsourcingCEOUAEServices
86Hitesh BodaniBond Investments Group HoldingsChairman & FounderUAEInvestments
87Rohit G MirchandaniRaja Co WLLCEOKuwaitEnergy
88Bharat BhatiaConaresCEOUAEManufacturing
89Radwan AzamZahara EnergyGroup MDUAEEnergy
90Anand S KrishnanFidelisWorldChairmanUAEInvestments
91Sailesh NathanBuyDoBuy AdvertisingChairman & MDUAEMedia & Advertising
92Rohit WaliaAlpen CapitalExecutive ChairmanUAEBanking & Finance
93Pradeep LaljaniConsolidated Electrical FactorsMDUAEIndustrials
94Gaurav SinhaInsignia WorldwideFounder & CEOUAEMedia & Advertising
95Shailesh DashAl Masah Capital LimitedFounder, CEO & Board MemberUAEBanking & Finance
95Vito GomesAviation Services ManagementFounder & MDUAEServices
97Antonio VargheseAvant Holding GmbHChairman & CEOUAEMedia & Advertising
98Gaurav TandonK KompanyMDUAEMedia & Advertising
99Gundeep SinghThe Change Initiative, GrainsPresident & FounderUAERetail
100Nicole RodriguesDiva Group of CompaniesCEOUAEMedia & Advertising