The Art of Nothing Impossible
Who We Are
Three business leaders from Abu Dhabi with more than 40-years of experience teamed up together and brought SANBAN into being. Since the foundation of SANBAN, the company has constructed many local and international projects, and has shown many years of business success in the United Arab Emirates.
H.H. Sheikh Saeed Bin Khalifa Al Nahyan
The company being based in Abu Dhabi has played a significant role in developing SME’s in the UAE, MENA region, and the Middle East. SANBAN’s aim is to remain a leading sustainable group of companies, and bring prosperity for future generations across multiple industries.
Our first leader is His Highness Sheikh Saeed Bin Khalifa Al Nahyan, a notable young entrepreneur and a widely known art collector who is a member of the ruling family of Abu Dhabi, he joined hands with our second leader Mr. Abdulmajeed Al Fahim, who is an international remarkable trader with over 30-years of International senior management level and chairmanship proficiency, along with our third leader Mr. Ahmad Seddiq Al Khoori, who has constructed many admirable projects.
SANBAN has many activities through its group of companies. These activities and investments include oil & gas, petrochemical, real estate, energy sector, Football Club, water treatment solutions, waste management, logistics, food & agriculture, grains, and honoring and hosting IIMSAM intergovernmerntal institution for the use of micro-algae spirulina against malnutrition, who is a key contributor to Abu Dhabi’s Economic Vision 2030, leading to a more sustainable and diversified economy.
Vision & Method
Strategy matters. The success of any enterprise depends on knowing what business you are in (or should be in) , understanding the current and future sources, advantages in that business, and capturing and maintaining an unassailable advantage.
When SANBAN AMBASSADORS walks through your door, he or she will be thinking about new and innovative ways for you to compete. Working in partnership with your company, we closely assess all relevant aspects of our investments, design strategies to unlock new sources of advantages, and support in bringing them to life.
SANBAN works with these organizations in a broad variety of ways, including the following
Supporting the development of portfolio strategies as the basis for deciding strategic focus and selecting projects with the highest impact.
Measuring the impact of their work and understanding the key drivers of the social return on their investment.
Supporting initiatives designed to increase social impact by ensuring focus and attention on the drivers of the impact.
Designing their organizations to ensure the effective use of resources with strong 16 management and board governance systems.
Improving their funding and collaboration strategies, including decisions about their ﬁnancial models and strategies around potential endowment levels.