Introduction & Overview


Albwardy Investment is an innovative and dynamic company founded in the mid 70’s to act as an investment holding company and oversee a collection of a growing number of businesses within the fields of hospitality, food, trade, industry, insurance and other sectors, owned by UAE national Ali Saeed Juma Albwardy. Over the years it has evolved to become one of Dubai’s premier companies offering quality products and services. Many of the entities that form part of the Group have been in operation for over 30 years, whilst the Group flourished rapidly by taking advantage of the unrivalled advancement of the U.A.E. economy as well as its policies of free trade.

With the headquarters in Dubai, today the Albwardy portfolio consists of over 30 highly diversified companies and employs over 5,000 multi-national, multi-lingual staff, supported by a network of global partners with a Group annual turnover exceeding one billion US dollars. Amongst them are Al Seer Group of companies which includes the popular retail brands Spinneys, Waitrose and Fine Fair, Albwardy Marine Engineering LLC, Pacman CCL, Nasco Karaoglan, CWT Logistics, Nestlé Food Service, Albwardy Engineering Enterprises, Technical Resources Est. (TRE), BITEC and hotels including Rydges London, Hyatt Regency Dar es Salaam, Melia Zanzibar, Four Seasons Serengeti, Four Seasons Seychelles, Four Seasons Buenos Aires, Saadani Safari Lodge and Saadani River Lodge.