About US

about us

" Over 120 years of pioneering the future" The Kanoo Group, a UAE-based diversified business conglomerate, one of the largest independent, family-owned group of companies in the Gulf region with business activities across the world's most dynamic industries from Shipping, Travel, Holidays, Machinery, Engineering, Oil & Gas, Power & Industrial Projects to Exhibition services, Courier Services, Logistics, Specialty Chemicals and Business Centers and other retail and commercial activities.

  • It operates through more than 28 companies and employs more than 10,000 people across the UAE, Bahrain, Qatar, Oman and Saudi Arabia. This represents one of the most diverse, talented and innovative workforces across Gulf region.

    In addition, The Kanoo Group has a remarkable history in forming joint ventures with world class companies serving various industrial sectors such as AXA Gulf, Marsk, BASF, Johnson Arabia, Freightworks and others.

    Kanoo operates extensively in the United Arab Emirates and Oman since the early 1960's. The Kanoo Group is greatly respected for the ability to combine traditional values with a global vision and has always been linked to the progress and development of the entire region.