Etisalat Group
Top 100 Companies in the Middle East 2021

SR.No: 9

Etisalat Group

Sector: Telecommunications

Date of Establishment: 1976
Country: U.A.E
Group CEO: Hatem Dowidar

Sales: $14.1 billion

Profits: $2.8 billion

Assets: $36.2 billion

Market Value: $50.1 billion

Headquartered in Abu Dhabi, Etisalat was established over 40 years ago as the U.A.E.’s first telecommunications services provider. Today, it has 156 million subscribers in 16 countries across the Middle East, Asia, and Africa, as of March 2021. Hatem Dowidar became Group CEO of Etisalat Group in December 2020 He was previously CEO of Etisalat International from March 2016. He joined the company in September 2015 as Group COO.