Top 100 Companies in the Middle East 2021

SR.No: 38


Sector: Logistics

Date of Establishment: 1979
Country: Kuwait
CEO and Vice-Chairman: Tarek Abdulaziz Sultan Al-Essa

Sales: $5.4 billion

Profits: $172 million

Assets: $7.5 billion

Market Value: $6.6 billion

Agility has become one of the largest logistics companies in the region with 26,000 employees working across more than 100 countries. In January 2021, the company invested around $35 million into the IPO of SPACs Queen’s Gambit Growth Capital and Queen’s Gambit Holding. Agility donated $130,000 to “Feena Khair” to support Bahrain’s fight against the pandemic. It also facilitated the urgent movement of 1.2 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine into Indonesia. According to the company, it has committed to investing $100 million to help SMEs move online through its digital logistics platform, Shipa.