If a wind blows; ride it:
The Abdul Latif Jameel story

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Accelerating access to healthcare for those who need it most

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Mobility:
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Celebrating 75 years of commercial success and family philanthropy

For over three quarters of a century, we have been inspired by vision and opportunity, investing in meaningful pursuits around the world and enabling businesses and communities to flourish and prosper.

From the entrepreneurial vision of our founder, the late Sheikh Abdul Latif Jameel in 1945, to the global diversified business and philanthropy of today, we have come a long way . . . And this is only the beginning.

Hear from some of those who have been part of this amazing journey.

“I would like to renew my special gratitude to Community Jameel for their support over many years . . .”

HRH The Prince of Wales

President, The Prince’s Foundation

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“a common vision  . . . to make the world a better place through mobility for all”

Akio Toyoda 豊田 章男

President, Member of the Board of Directors
Toyota Motor Corporation

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“75 years, countless lives transformed”

Bono

Co-founder of ONE
Lead Singer,  U2

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“the passion for improving lives has been a constant in the Jameel family for generations”

HM Queen Rania Al Abdullah

Queen of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan

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“Community Jameel, the whole Jameel family, is truly a gift to the world”

L. Rafael Reif

President
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

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“a vision that helps us look beyond the material aspects of life”

HE Noura Bint Mohammed Al Kaabi

Cabinet Member and Minister of Culture and Youth
United Arab Emirates

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We are very impressed by what you achieve, and we are very proud and happy to be with “you”

Alain Mérieux

President
Mérieux Foundation

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“Your family’s philanthropy . . . is making such a difference to so many people in so many parts of the world.”

Professor Alice P. Gast FREng

President, Imperial College London

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“75 years of generosity, leadership and cultural insight”

Dr. Tristram Hunt

Director
Victoria & Albert Museum

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What they say at the beginning – ‘we long term players’ – now I understand what it means

Jose & Rafael Benjumea

Co-Founders
Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV)

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“wherever you look in the world there has been extraordinary impact from this family’s philanthropic endeavors”

James Kidner

Director of Partnerships
Rebellion Defence

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“an awesome journey led by a group with brave spirit of philanthropy”

Makoto Gonokami 五神 真

President, The University of Tokyo

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“fostering the exchange; fostering the understanding; fostering the ability to have art flourish”

Max Hollein

Director
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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“an amazing amalgamation that has created amazing things”

Tim Collins

Chief Executive Officer
Ripplewood

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“a passion for doing what they’re doing, and really accelerating renewables worldwide”

Peter Kavanagh

Chief Executive Officer
Harmony Energy

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“ I could not have entered region without such an excellent partner”

Yoshiyuki Sankai 山海 嘉之

President and Chief Executive Officer
CYBERDYNE Inc.

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“the notion of ‘family’ defines Abdul Latif Jameel . . . how one engages in the world . . . and cares for the wider community”

Aaron Cezar

Director
Delfina Foundation

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Accelerating access to health

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Improving healthcare access

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For years Abdul Latif Jameel has opened new doors

For over seven decades, we have been inspired by vision and opportunity. We have invested in meaningful pursuits across the globe, enabling people, businesses and communities to flourish and prosper.

From the entrepreneurial vision of founder in 1945, to the global diversified business of today: we have come a long away. And this is just the beginning.

Learn about us

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major business sectors

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years of proven expertise

"The MENA region and Turkey are a fertile ground for private market activity"

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Now we’re opening more . . .

Backed by deep knowledge and on-the-ground experience across the MENAT region, we’re embarking on a new journey – taking Abdul Latif Jameel to a new level through promising ventures and strategic partnerships that channel inward investment into the Middle East.

Learn about our regional expertise

Six People
11,000+

employees

Two Men One With Tie
40+

nationalities

Hailed as the 'gateway between East and West' for thousands of years, the countries of the Middle East, together with the rapidly evolving economies of North Africa and Turkey, form the MENAT region - today an international crossroads for commerce and investment.
$2.7tn of economic opportunity estimated in the region.
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We’re helping businesses that look further to reach further

We’ve capitalized on our comprehensive business expertise from decades in the automotive sector and applied it to new sectors that contribute to the infrastructure of life.

It’s our intent to help people advance their quality of life by unlocking new potential.

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"One of the world's most engaged and productive organizations"

Gallup

Globe
30

countries globally

"I am very confident that the talent and values are in place to make this region [MENAT] fit for the new realities that we have to face in the world."

Klaus Schwab
Founder and Executive Chairman
World Economic Forum

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A Global Presence

From our modest roots in Saudi Arabia some 75 years ago, today Abdul Latif Jameel is a globally-respected, successful and diversified business. 

We are present in 30 countries, across five continents, with operations in seven major industry sectors.

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Our Businesses

Health

We see our healthcare business as a commitment to improving the health and well being of vulnerable people around the world.

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Our Businesses

Transportation

With one of the most comprehensive automotive networks in Saudi Arabia and growing operations in eight other key markets, we’re providing mobility and transportation solutions across MENAT, Europe, and Asia.

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Our Businesses

Transportation: Passenger Vehicles

With a distribution and retail presence spanning nine countries and three continents, we invest in delivering outstanding customer satisfaction in diverse markets.

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Our Businesses

Transportation: Commercial Vehicles and Equipment

We provide world-class construction equipment, commercial vehicles and specialist training and servicing to Saudi Arabia, underlining our committment to the continuous development of the region’s infrastructure.

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Our Businesses

Transportation: Logistics

To support our successful transportation sector businesses, we have developed one of the MENAT region’s largest automotive supply infrastructures. In 2015, we also moved into non-automotive logistics after being appointed as the Global Service Provider for FedEx Express in Saudi Arabia.

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Our Businesses

Transportation: Expanded Vehicle Services

To meet the growing demand for vehicle related services, we've expanded our transportation offering to provide a comprehensive service experience – from pre-owned vehicles, to auto body repair, personalization and vehicle telematics.

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Our Businesses

Engineering and Manufacturing

We’re more than just an automotive parts producer and supplier – we’re a global solution-led provider that caters to aftermarket needs, from product development to manufacturing and distribution.

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Our Businesses

Financial Services

We see our financial services business as a way to invest in the people and infrastructure of the MENAT region by allowing individuals and businesses to flourish.

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Our Businesses

Land and Real Estate

As one of Saudi Arabia’s leading land and property developers, we are addressing rising demand in the country by delivering pleasing environments for residential and commercial purposes.

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Our Businesses

Energy and Environmental Services

Abdul Latif Jameel Energy and Environmental Services is today the largest GCC-based solar PV developer and one of the leading solar PV developers in the world.

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Our Businesses

Consumer Products

Since the 1970s, we’ve supplied comprehensive, quality products and services for Saudi Arabian consumers as a trusted partner for some of the world’s leading consumer electronics brands, consumer durables, and commercial applications.

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Our Businesses

Advertising and Media

We’re helping our brand partners and our clients reach the diverse, disparate, but engaged consumer market in the MENAT region through all types of brand representation and activation services.

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