Our Partners


Abyat is a GCC closed shareholding company that started life in 2005. Though its core line of business is in the provision and retail of building materials, Abyat considers itself a service company. Their key focal point is - always - the customer, and all of their business, from the store layout down to their services, is centered around the customer.
With an ambitious expansion plan, Abyat's first store opened in Kuwait in March 2008. Abyat is actively pursuing starting operations in Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Qatar and Oman over the coming 5 years.
Abyat is a multicultural, multiethnic organization, with expertise garnered from all four corners of the world. Our team is comprised of like-minded, dedicated and passionate members. http://www.abyatonline.com/


Albazie & Co. is associated with RSM International, the seventh largest accounting firm in the world. RSM International is a worldwide organization of independent accounting and consulting firms driven by a common vision of providing excellent professional services; the firm commits high skill, worldwide standards, and a common work ethic of innovative thinking to develop results for its clients. http://www.albazie.com/


The mission at Diyar United Company (DUC) is to provide a Total Solution to valued customers with a diverse array of computing and data processing requirements.

DUC is the largest IT Company in Kuwait providing outsourcing services. Their experience in outsourcing varies from strategic thinking, project management, business analysis, and developing integrated service models suitable for any complex environment to ensure that the services are provided efficiently, professionally, and within the service levels. The unique breadth of their outsourcing portfolio extends not just to technology, but also to internationally recognized process standards, as a part of adopting the ITIL best practices. www.duc.com.kw


Gulf Bank is Kuwait's second largest and fastest growing commercial bank.  Established in 1960, Gulf Bank has since progressed to becoming an industry-leading financial services provider complemented by a large network of 42 branches strategically positioned in key locations in Kuwait. The main groups of the Bank are Retail, Corporate, Treasury and International Banking.

Gulf Bank is one of the highest rated banks in the region. It is one of only seven banks in the GCC assigned an 'Aa3' long-term foreign currency deposit rating from Moody's Investors Service and enjoys strong ratings from Fitch Rating and Capital Intelligence ('A') and Standard & Poor's ('A-').


With operations in both life and non-life insurance segments, GIC is currently the largest insurance company in Kuwait in terms of written and retained premiums. Its activities are further supported by first class reinsurance security and the company possesses a 'BBB+' interactive credit rating from Standard and Poors. www.gulfins.com.kw


KPMG Safi Al-Mutawa & Partners is a member firm of KPMG International and of the cohesive business unit that serves the Middle East and South Asia (KPMG's MESA business unit) in response to an environment requiring the resources of a globally aligned organization combined with detailed knowledge of local laws, regulations, markets and competition.

KPMG is a global network of professional firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services. KPMG operates in 145 countries and have more than 123,000 professionals working in member firms around the world. The independent member firms of the KPMG network are affiliated with KPMG International, a Swiss cooperative. KPMG International provides no client services. www.kpmg.com.kw


Since its foundation in 1952 as the first national bank and the first joint stock company in the Gulf Region, NBK has been known as 'The Bank You Know And Trust'. It has been an unbroken record of rising profits reaching $876 million in 2006, and an ROE of 38.6 percent. NBK is amongst the most valuable Arab companies with a market capitalization of $14.7 billion as of end 2006. 

NBK is by far the largest and most dominant financial institution in Kuwait. It also enjoys the highest credit rating in the Middle East. Among Arab banks, NBK has the most extensive regional and international network, which includes branches, subsidiaries and representative offices in New York, London, Paris, Geneva, Lebanon, Jordan, Bahrain, Qatar, Singapore, China, Iraq and Saudi Arabia. NBK also has other ambitous plans for expansion in the near future to cover Dubai and other regions.www.nbk.com


SOS Recruitment Consultants is the premier provider of executive human capital solutions in the Middle East.

One of their core business services is the executive search and placement, which is across all domains & disciplines, successfully serving the MENA region since 1975. www.sosrecruitment.net


Wataniya Telecom was commercially launched in 1999 as the first privately owned operator in Kuwait. In March 2007, Qatar Telecom (Qtel) acquired 51% of Wataniya Telecom shares from Kuwait Projects Company Holding KSC (KIPCO) group.

Wataniya is a customer driven company that aims to provide product and service excellence that is leading to a real customer value... The company has been a driving force in increasing the mobile market penetration in Kuwait (over 80%) Wataniya Telecom has grown rapidly through acquisitions and enjoys a remarkable expansion in MENA & ASIA. Driving operations in Kuwait, Maldives, Saudi Arabia, Tunisia, Algeria and in 2007 in Palestine. For more information about Wataniya, please visit: www.wataniya.com


AMAR Consulting W.L.L. was established in 1992 in Kuwait to provide HR and Business Management Consultancy services in the Investment & Commercial Banking worlds, plus Oil & Gas sectors. The Real Estate and Telecommunication fields were added later. Since then the operation has expanded and has established Strategic partnerships with several corporate principals.  www.amar-hr.com
Over 20 years ago, with the foresight of globalization, the UHY (Urbach, Hacker & Young) www.uhy.com was created and has developed into a worldwide organization providing Accounting, Tax, HR and Business Advisory Training, reflecting high standards of Professionalism and Service Quality.
Presently over 5,500 professionals are operating from 190 offices in more than 60 countries. This commitment is invaluable in assisting our clients to compete effectively, and successfully, in the international forum. AMAR Consulting is a strategic member firm of UHY “ Fawzia Mubarak Al Hassawi.