World’s Most Powerful Arabs 2019
Sun 30 Jun 2019 09:03 AM
Mohamed Alabbar

Company: Emaar Properties

Designation: Chairman

Mohamed Alabbar is one of the most well-known figures in the Middle East’s business community.

Perhaps best known as the mastermind behind Dubai’s iconic Downtown, Emaar’s business was built largely on the back of Emirates Hills, The Springs and Arabian Ranches communities, with current projects including Dubai Creek Harbour.

In 2017, he founded, a game-changer in the region’s e-commerce sector.