The Kanoo Groupﾒ is one of the largest, independent, family-owned groups of companies in the Gulf region. It has diversified business industries in shipping, travel, machinery, logistics, property, oil & gas, power industrial chemicals, training, joint ventures, retail and commercial activities, among othersEstablished in Bahrain in 1890 by Haji Yusuf Bin Ahmed Kanoo, the company grew from its early trading and shipping to become amongst the most diversified and highly regarded business houses in the Gulf region and beyondFrom Bahrain, the YBA Kanoo spread in Saudi Arabia in 1930s. In 1967, Hamed Kanoo came from Saudi Arabia to the UAE to establish and grow the familyﾒs business. He managed to successfully put up ﾓThe Kanoo Groupﾔ as a trusted name in the country from a humble start of 5 people including him. At present, The Kanoo Group operates in UAE and OmanMishal Kanoo currently serves as the Chairman of The Kanoo Group. There are over 1,200 people working for the group and its joint ventures in the UAEThe Kanoo Group has unremittingly grown its realm of businesses into various divisions ﾖ Kanoo Shipping, Kanoo Travel, Kanoo Holidays, The Travel Attache, Kanoo Machinery, Kanoo Oil & Gas, Kanoo Power & Industrial Projects, Kanoo Freight, Kanoo Rapid Transit (KRT), H.A.K Industrial Chemicals, Kanoo Exhibition Organizers, Kanoo Industrial Products, Kanoo Engineering, KANRENT, Stor-Mat Systems, BRC Arabia, Kanoo Business Centre (KBC) and Gemini Software Solutions.
Sector: Engineering Products & Services
Year Established: 1890