It’s all in the family—the Network of UAE family businesses
They all started as simple traders in the early 20th century. Decades later, these families have (mostly) traded in their distribution services, diversifying into a flurry of commercial activity.
August 21, 2011 5:20 by p.deleon
Most of the UAE’s family businesses were started by traders in the Emirates. Distribution was what it was all about. But as the UAE blossomed into commercial hub, which then demanded these trading businesses to evolve in order to cater to changing demands. And this is the result of that evolution. Click ‘next’ to see the UAE’s enduring family businesses.