Dubai Holding, a global investment conglomerate operating in 21 countries and employing over 22,000 people.


Dubai Holding continues to make big strides in its successful strategy, aimed at creating an innovation driven knowledge-based economy. This is in line with Dubai’s long-term ambition to transform into the smartest and most productive city in the world.

H.E. Abdulla Ahmed Al Habbai Chairman

His Excellency Abdulla Ahmed Al Habbai is the Chairman of Dubai Holding. His Excellency brings to his role more than 25 years of experience in the property and real estate sector.  In addition to his capacities at Dubai Holding, His Excellency is Group Chairman of Meraas Holding and the Chief Executive Officer of Engineering Office – The Private Office of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, a post he has held since 2005. He was also mandated by Dubai Municipality to oversee and translate the Emirates vision for the…

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Dubai Holding's ideology and values are set on a foundation of six guiding principles - these principles are at the core of everything we do as an organisation, and as individuals.

  • Innovation We turn creative and innovative thinking into reality
  • Excellence We strive for excellence in everything we do and are passionate about delivering quality results
  • Speed We work fast to succeed and we make it happen
  • Loyalty We achieve our goals through mutual commitment
  • Integrity We act with the highest ethics, both as individuals and as an organisation
  • People We value talent, unlock individual potential and reward achievement



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Our Companies

Dubai Holding’s key operating companies at the helm of managing and developing businesses and services across multiple industries.

  • TECOM Group is a member of Dubai Holding, and an industry-specialised developer and operator of Dubai’s leading business communities and…
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  • Jumeirah Group, a member of Dubai Holding, operates a world-class portfolio of luxury hotels, resorts and residences across the Middle…
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  • Dubai Properties Group (DPG), a member of Dubai Holding, is one of the largest fully integrated real estate and community…
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  • Emirates International Telecommunications (EIT), is Dubai Holding's primary investment vehicle in telecommunications.
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  • Dubai Holding new vertical “Family Entertainment and New Media” is managed by Arab Media Group (AMG), and develops world-leading assets…
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  • Dubai International Capital (DIC), a wholly owned subsidiary of Dubai Holding, is a Dubai-based international investment company focused on private…
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  • Dubai Holding’s subsidiary company, Dubai Group, is a diversified financial services company focusing on banking, investments and insurance in developing…
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