40 and Under: the Most Influential Young Arabs in the Middle East
Mon 27 Nov 2017 06:07 AM
Rashid Alabbar

Industry: Business and finance

Company: SIVVI.COM, Alabbar Enterprises

Designation: CEO and Founder, SIVVI.COM; Co-Founder, Alabbar Enterprises

Country: United Arab Emirates

Age: 30

Country of residence: United Arab Emirates

Success in e-commerce is what Rashid Alabbar is known for. He initially co-founded Sivvi.com, a website that sells clothing, footwear and accessories from more than 200 high-street, sports, beauty and lifestyle brands. He has since moved into luxury online retail through a joint venture with Yoox Net-a-Porter (YNAP), which owns six multi-brand websites including Net-a-Porter.com, via Alabbar’s Symphony Investments (part of Alabbar Enterprises), which Alabbar chairs.