Top 100 Arab Family Businesses in the Middle East

Rank: 73


Country: Lebanon

Sector: Jewelry

Establishment: 1890

Chairperson: Robert Mouawad

Mouawad has been known for its collection of gems and jewelry for over 130 years. Its L’Incomparable Diamond Necklace, worth $55 million, was named the most valuable necklace in the world in 2013. The company has collaborated with several entities and brands around the world, including the Miss Universe Organization. It has had a partnership with American lingerie retailer Victoria’s Secret since 2001. Billionaire chairman Robert Mouawad’s net worth is estimated as $1.4 billion by Forbes.