Chairperson: Khalaf Al Habtoor
Founded by chairman Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor in 1970 as a small engineering company, the Al Habtoor Group today has investments that cover several sectors such as hospitality, automotive, insurance, real estate, education, and publishing. Al Habtoor Motors’ portfolio includes brands such as Mitsubishi, Fuso, Bugatti, McLaren, and others, with more than 60,000 vehicles imported from Japan every year. Last year, chairman Khalaf Al Habtoor donated more than $3 million to Lebanon to help aid efforts after the Beirut Port explosion. Al Habtoor’s other philanthropic activities include contributions to the Dubai Harvard Foundation for Medical Research and Leadership Centre at Illinois College in the U.S.