The vision becomes the model
Ali & Sons LLC is established as a quality service provider to the oil & gas industry.
The big three
The renowned Automotive business is born, and Ali & Sons becomes Abu Dhabi’s sole agent for three of the world’s most outstanding automobile brands: Audi, Volkswagen, and Porsche.
Building a new era
Ali & Sons Contracting (ASC) is established and incorporated into Ali & Sons’ growing portfolio. Over the years, ASC would make great and lasting contributions to the rapidly developing UAE economy, delivering world-class construction services across the country.
New industries for a new century
The final year of the century sees the creation of Amwaj, an iconic boutique focusing on exquisite and exclusive jewellery, and in the same year, the Eurostar Car Rental Agency is founded. These moves allowed Ali & Sons to target ever more diverse demographics.
Consolidation and growth
Ali & Sons Real Estate Co. LLC is established to manage the company’s growing real estate portfolio.
Audi & Volkswagen after-sales service centre
Building the framework of an empire. Ali & Sons announces the opening of the Audi and Volkswagen after-sales service centre, the largest in the entire Middle East.
The opening of the Ali & Sons Business Centre in Umm Al Nar and the Ali & Sons Marine Engineering Factory.
Leading a major market
Ali & Sons acquires sole dealership rights to distribute Skoda in the UAE.
More automotive success
One of the largest Porsche Service Centres in the region opens as Ali & Sons Motors Division continues to grow in influence and size.
Another success with Skoda
This year, the first and largest Skoda showroom in the region opens, another considerable step forward for the Motors Division.
Recognition for iconic creations
The J-One Tower project wins the Best Design Award from the Arabian Business Real Estate Awards. The tower, with its unmistakable curved shape, is one of Ali & Sons’ keynote achievements.
Big strides overseas
Amwaj Jewellery makes its global debut in the U.S. and UK, marking a new era of international expansion.
2020 and onwards
Building on excellence
In the 2020s so far, Ali & Sons has continued to build on its formidable reputation and status. This has included acquiring the franchise for the MG Motor brand and opening showrooms across the UAE, as well as acquiring Emarat Aloula Group — a facility management and EPC company allowing them to provide a complete end-to-end service for customers.
Over the last 40 years, Ali & Sons has gone from strength to strength, excelling in its original industries and moving onto various other sectors. As it did so, it brought greater prosperity and opportunity to the country of the UAE, bringing in global brands from across the world.
Today, Ali & Sons has the ability to build towns and cities from scratch with the businesses in its industrial and energy portfolio.