Dubai Holding is a diversified global company operating in 12 countries and employing over 20,000 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

Abdulla Al Habbai is the Chairman of Dubai Holding. In his role as Chairman of Dubai Holding, Al Habbai will drive Dubai Holding investments in projects and initiatives that will deliver new creative, infrastructural and technological excellence, and add value to the knowledge-based economy, in line with the UAE’s ambitious growth plans. He is also the Group Chairman of Meraas and Chairman of the Engineering Office – The Private Office of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai. Abdulla Al Habbai has more than 25 years of experience in the property…

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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.

  • Jumeirah, a member of Dubai Holding, operates a world-class portfolio of luxury hotels, resorts and residences across the Middle East,…
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  • Dubai Properties is the real estate development arm of, and a member of Dubai Holding. Its diverse real estate portfolio…
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  • TECOM Group, a member of Dubai Holding, is a strategic business enabler contributing to the realisation of Dubai’s economic aspirations…
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  • Dubai Asset Management is focused on long-term value creation through development, acquisition and management of a diverse portfolio of residential…
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  • The retail management arm of Dubai Holding, Dubai Retail focuses on developing, operating and managing the company’s extensive range of…
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  • Arab Media Group (AMG), a member of Dubai Holding, is one of the region’s leading providers of media and family-oriented…
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  • Emirates International Telecommunications (EIT), is Dubai Holding's primary investment vehicle in telecommunications.
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