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All the latest news on MBI International & Partners - along with Founder, Chairman and CEO - Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber

For further information on Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber please visit www.mbialjaber.com 

 

2016

MBI Al Jaber Foundation to Support Bloomsbury Research Institute
18/05/2016
MBI Al Jaber Foundation to Support Bloomsbury Research Institute
The MBI Al Jaber Foundation has today announced a significant donation to the Bloomsbury Research Institute.
The Wealthy Should Bring Their Assets Back Onshore
13/04/2016
The Wealthy Should Bring Their Assets Back Onshore
In an article in the Financial Times published on 13 April, Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber called for wealthy people to bring their assets back onshore.

2015

Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber: Crossing the Divide
2/06/2015
Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber: Crossing the Divide
Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber talks to Philanthropy Age Magazine about the importance of education in building bridges between the Middle East and the wider world.

2014

Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber on the Sunday Times Super-Rich List 2014
11/05/2014
Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber on the Sunday Times Super-Rich List 2014
Founder, Chairman and CEO of MBI International, Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber and his family are now listed at #13 on the Sunday Times Super-Rich List.
Forbes Insights: 2014 BNP Paribas Individual Philanthropy Index
19/02/2014
Forbes Insights: 2014 BNP Paribas Individual Philanthropy Index
Sheikh Mohamed is featured in this latest special report from Forbes on philanthropy.
Gulf Business: World’s Most Powerful Arabs In Real Estate
14/02/2014
Gulf Business: World’s Most Powerful Arabs In Real Estate
Sheikh Mohamed Bin Isa Al Jaber ranked as the second most powerful Arab in Real Estate by Gulf Business' 2014 report.
New MBI Al Jaber Building Featured in The Times
27/01/2014
New MBI Al Jaber Building Featured in The Times
Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber has promised £1 million to the University of London to pay for the relocation of its London Middle East Institute to an historic building in Bloomsbury.
London Middle East Institute Finds New Home In The MBI Al Jaber Building, SOAS, Thanks To Support From The MBI Al Jaber Foundation
27/01/2014
London Middle East Institute Finds New Home In The MBI Al Jaber Building, SOAS, Thanks To Support From The MBI Al Jaber Foundation
Funding strengthens largest centre of Middle Eastern expertise in Europe.

2013

Arabian Business Rich List 2013: Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber
12/12/2013
Arabian Business Rich List 2013: Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber
Founder, chairman and CEO of MBI International, HE Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber, is a constant presence on Arabian Business' Rich List. See their latest profile of Sheikh Mohamed here.
H.E. Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber made Senator of MODUL University
28/10/2013
H.E. Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber Made Senator of MODUL University
Prominent UK philanthropist His Excellency Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber, has been awarded a Senatorship by MODUL University in recognition of his longstanding support for education, cultural dialogue, peace and human rights.
The MBI Al Jaber Foundation Supports the work of Human Rights Watch in the Arab World
18/09/2013
The MBI Al Jaber Foundation supports the work of Human Rights Watch in the Arab World
H.E. Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber, Founder and Chairman of the MBI Al Jaber Foundation has signed an agreement with Kenneth Roth, Executive Director of Human Rights Watch.
JJW Hotels and Resorts to Take Over Management of Le Meridien Penina
16/09/2013
JJW Hotels and Resorts to Take Over Management of Le Meridien Penina
JJW Hotels and Resorts has today announced that it will take over the management of Le Meridien Penina with effect from October 1, 2013.
New Book from H.E. Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber gives Arab perspective on Middle East change
16/09/2013
New Book from H.E. Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber Gives Arab Perspective on Middle East Change
Prominent philanthropist and businessman H.E. Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber’s seminal book ‘Yes, the Arabs Can Too’ has now been updated and translated into English.
Top 10 richest Arabs in UK share $17.5 billion fortune
22/04/2013
Top 10 richest Arabs in UK share $17.5 billion fortune
“The combined wealth of the ten richest Arabs in the UK now exceeds $17.5 billion, according to an annual ranking by the Sunday Times.” This list is headed by H.E Sheikh Mohammed Bin Issa Al Jaber, who appears at #15 on the overall Rich List.
Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber on the Sunday Times Rich List 2013
21/04/2013
Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber on the Sunday Times Rich List 2013
Founder, Chairman and CEO of MBI International, Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber and his family are now listed at #15 on the Sunday Times Rich List.
Bloomberg - Saudi Arabia’s Al Jaber Seeks More Europe Hotels With Cash
11/03/2013
Bloomberg - Saudi Arabia’s Al Jaber Seeks More Europe Hotels With Cash
In an interview with Bloomberg, Sheikh Mohamed says he is looking to expand his luxury hotel holdings. In the article he explains that he will be focusing on acquiring 4 and 5 star hotels in Europe, including Portugal.
Forbes Billionaires
1/03/2013
Forbes Billionaires
Founder, chairman and CEO of MBI International is listed at #166 in the Forbes List of World Billionaires.

2012

Arabian Business Rich List 2012: Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber
1/11/2012
Arabian Business Rich List 2012: Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber
Founder, chairman and CEO of MBI International, HE Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber, is a constant presence on Arabian Business' Rich List. See their latest profile of Sheikh Mohamed here.
Forbes "The World's Billionaires 2012" - #133 Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber
1/03/2012
Forbes "The World's Billionaires 2012" - #133 Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber
Founder, chairman and CEO of MBI Group, HE Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber, is a constant presence on Forbes' List of World Billionaires.See Forbes' latest profile of Sheikh Mohamed here.
Arabian Business Cover Story: Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber
12/01/2012
Arabian Business Cover Story: Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber
In an exclusive interview with Arabian Business, founder and chairman of MBI International - Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber - speaks candidly about his battles with Arab regimes, the recent attempt to topple his $12bn empire… and how, yet again, he has proved himself to be the master of the unexpected. Read the interview in full here…

2011

Arabian Business Rich List 2011: # 2 Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber
17/12/2011
Arabian Business Rich List 2011: # 2 Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber
With a substantial recent cash injection into the MBI Group, Al Jaber’s total wealth has risen; whilst the group now has over 9,000 employees across three continents, in four market sectors. See Arabian Business' latest profile of founder, chairman and CEO of MBI Group, HE Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber, here.
Arabian Business: Saudi Sheikh Buys Hotel Group out of Administration
15/12/2011
Arabian Business: Saudi Sheikh Buys Hotel Group out of Administration
Saudi businessman Sheikh Mohamed bin Issa Al Jaber has bought his Scotsman Hotel Group out of administration through his hospitality unit JJW Group.
Forbes "The World's Billionaires 2011" - #136 Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber
9/03/2011
Forbes "The World's Billionaires 2011" - #136 Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber
Founder and chairman and CEO of MBI International, HE Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber, is a constant presence on Forbes' List of World Billionaires. See Forbes' latest profile of Sheikh Mohamed here.

2010

Arabian Business Rich List 2010: # 2 Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber
19/12/2010
Arabian Business Rich List 2010: # 2 Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber
Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber is the founder, chairman & CEO of MBI International, a group of companies that today holds an asset value of around $12bn and boasts operations in Europe, the Middle East and the US.
Kneissl establishes new business branch together with JJW Hotels & Resorts
27/04/2010
Kneissl establishes new business branch together with JJW Hotels & Resorts
The name Kneissl has stood for top quality products for more than 100 years. With JJW Hotels & Resorts, Kneissl has found an ideal partner in the field of top quality hotel & gastronomy to help take their lifestyle concept in a new direction.
Forbes "The World's Billionaires 2010" - #93 Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber
10/03/2010
Forbes "The World's Billionaires 2010" - #93 Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber
Founder and chairman of MBI International group of companies with interests in real estate, hotels, food, oil and gas.

2009

Arabian Business Rich List 2009: #2 Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber
19/12/2009
Arabian Business Rich List 2009: # 2 Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber
One of the most successful Arab businessmen, Mohamed Al Jaber has in fact made a name for himself by avoiding the speculative stock and real estate markets of the Arab world.
Arabian Business Saudi Rich List 2009 - #3 Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber
1/09/2009
Arabian Business "Saudi Rich List 2009" - #3 Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber
Businessman, entrepreneur, philanthropist and visionary, Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber is respected throughout the Middle East and Europe. When he speaks, people listen.
Grand Hotel Wien and FK Austria Wien sign catering contract for three years
17/08/2009
Grand Hotel Wien and FK Austria Wien sign catering contract for three years
The football club FK Austria Wien has appointed the catering department of the Grand Hotel Wien, ”Grand Catering“ with the catering of all home matches at the Horr Stadium for the next three years.
Forbes "The World's Billionaires 2009" - #62 Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber
11/03/2009
Forbes "The World's Billionaires 2009" - #62 Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber
Founder and chairman of MBI International group of companies with interests in real estate, hotels, food, oil and gas.

2008

Forbes.com - The World's Billionaires - #194 Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber
6/03/2008
Forbes.com - The World's Billionaires - #194 Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber
Founder and chairman of MBI International group of companies with interests in real estate, hotels, food, oil and gas. In past years has been focusing on ramping up luxury division of extensive hotel portfolio.

2007

The Ring sparkles with five new stars
14/11/2007
The Ring sparkles with five new stars
Brilliant opening of ‘The Ring’, Vienna’s Casual Luxury Hotel
A Viennese Trio - Hotel “Palais Schwarzenberg” crowns the portfolio of the JJW Group together with the “Grand Hotel Wien” and “The Ring”
5/03/2007
A Viennese Trio - Hotel “Palais Schwarzenberg” crowns the portfolio of the JJW Group together with the “Grand Hotel Wien” and “The Ring”
On February 26th, 2007 the long-term partnership between the princely family foundation Schwarzenberg and Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber, Chairman of the JJW Group, was determined and the contract signed.

2006

New 5-Star-Hotel for Vienna
29/09/2006
New 5-Star-Hotel for Vienna
The hotel 'The Ring' will be opened in autumn 2007. The laying of the foundation stone took place on September 25th 2006, with the owner Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber and the President of the Vienna Chamber of Commerce, Brigitte Jank.
JJW Hotels & Resorts Limited ("JJW") - 2005 Financial Results
18/04/2006
JJW Hotels & Resorts Limited ("JJW") - 2005 Financial Results
JJW Hotels and Resorts Limited announces a strong performance in 2005
MBI International Acquires Scotsman Hotel Group (SHG) in deal worth in excess of £60 Million
31/01/2006
MBI International Acquires Scotsman Hotel Group (SHG) in deal worth in excess of £60 Million
Comprising of three boutique hotels; The Scotsman in Edinburgh, 42 The Calls in Leeds and the Hotel de la Tremoille in Paris. SHG was originally launched in 1999 with £90 million ($159 million) invested.
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Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber is the founder, Chairman & CEO of MBI International, a group of companies with an asset value in excess of USD 9 billion which operates across Europe, the Middle East and the United States. Over the past twenty five years, MBI Al Jaber's businesses have grown into major international concerns.

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