Sector: Banks & financial services
Group CEO: Ahmed Abdelaal
Market Value: $4.2 billion
Mashreq was founded by the Al Ghurair Group and is among the oldest banks in the U.A.E. The Al Ghurair Group remains a major shareholder in the bank through its subsidiaries. Mashreq currently operates in the U.A.E., Bahrain, Kuwait, Egypt, Hong Kong, India, Qatar, the U.K., and the U.S.