Date of Establishment: 1976
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.