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United Jordanian Company for Investment

OUR LEGACY


Jordan United Investment Company has established their first company in 1979 in Jordan afterwards, it expanded into more than 11 companies which currently employs more than 3000 people comprising diverse sectors: Educational, Tourism & Hospitality, Dairy, Fast food restaurants, Fitness & wellbeing and Fashion.

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Education Sector

Education

  • Al-Ahliyya Amman University (AAU)
  • Arena Complex
  • Al Jami'a Schools Group (JSG)
Diary Sector

Dairy

  • The Jordan Dairy Company Limited
  • Danish Jordan Dairy Company (DJD)
Fitness Sector

Fitness and Wellbeing

  • Revolution Ladies Gym
Tourism and Hospitality Sector

Tourism and Hospitality

  • Holiday Inn Amman Hotel
  • Arena Space Hotel
  • Bulgaria Hotels
Fast Food Sector

Fast Food

  • Java u Café
  • ZOKA Cafe
Fashion Sector

Fashion

  • Fashion 82 Wear

HOW IT ALL STARTED


We have learned from you how to achieve great things Dr. Ahmad Mufleh Saleh Hourani



Group Founder Ahmad Mufleh Saleh Hourani

Dr. Ahmad Mufleh Saleh Hourani

Founder

Business Leader, Educator, Philanthropist (2016 – 1942)

Dr. Ahmad Hourani, a Palestinian businessman who lived in Jordan and is known for his accomplishments in educational institutes, Tourism & Hospitality , Dairy and Food Services)

Born 1942 in Toul Karem, Palestine; Dr. Hourani believed that there are no limits or substitutes in education. He held multiple distinguished university degrees from Cairo & Damascus universities; two bachelors’ degrees in literature & law from the University of Damascus, two diplomas in tax legislation & Public Law from University of Cairo & a PHD in law by the University of Cairo in 1972)

Wanted to share his knowledge; Dr. Hourani started his professional career as a teacher in Saudi Arabia and Libya. Thereafter, he decided to go back to Jordan and joined the Central Bank working in various managerial positions. He was seconded as an adviser to the Minister of Labor and an assistant of the General Manager of the Social Security Corporation and a deputy of the General Manager of the Cities and Villages Development Bank. As to his practical experiences in the private sector, he founded the United Jordan Company for Investment LTC and was the chairman of its board of directors)

Continuing his love and passion for education; he established 3 schools in Amman the capital, as well as Al-Andalus Intermediate University College and an accomplishment he took pride in was the establishment and management of Al-Ahliyya Amman Private University which was the first private university in Jordan and the Arab world)

Dr.Hourani also owned the largest share of the Jordan Dairy Co. Ltd. and purchased the Danish Jordan Dairy Co. where he was involved, loved and renowned locally, regionally and internationally)

Being a visionary and strong believer of Jordan’s beauty as a global touristic destination; he decided to get into the tourism business and moved forward in his distinguished career and assumed the position of Chairman of the Board of Directors of Al-Sharq Hotels & Tourism Projects Co., which owns the Holiday Inn Amman Hotel. Then he founded Arena for Hotel and Tourism Investments Company, which owns Arena Space (4 stars) in Jordan and 3 hotels (4 and 5 stars) in Bulgaria)

In addition to all of his achievements, his ambition to invest in the field of providing food services spawned the founding of a restaurant and coffee shop in Abdoun (Zoka), and also purchasing an international Canadian chain agency in Jordan: java u)

Dr. Hourani passed away in Amman, Jordan on 2016, at the age of 74 leaving his teachings, values and Hourani legacy to his children and family members

THE LEGACY CONTINUES



Group Chairman Maher Hourani

Dr. Maher Hourani

Chairman of the board of the Jordan United Investment Company

Dr. Maher Hourani is the oldest son who followed in his father's footsteps and acquired multiple educational degrees from distinguished universities including an Honorary Ph.D in Economics & Business Management from The Royal College for Professional Technology-Ireland and was awarded an MBA degree in October 2002 from the University of Dauphin-France, an MBA degree from HIBA (Higher Institute of Business Administration-Syria), and a B.A Degree in Law from the University of Alleppo in 1990

Dr. Maher is a Jordan national born in Syria in 1968 and currently holds different positions within the group:


  • Chairman of the board of the Jordan United Investment Company
  • Member of the Al-Ahliyyah Amman University Board of Trustees
  • Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Jordan Dairy Company
  • Chairman of the Board of Directors /General Manager of Al-Arena Hotels & Tourism Investments Co


Group Deputy Omar Hourani

Mr. Omar Hourani

Deputy of the board of the Jordan United Investment Company

Another key family member and the youngest offspring of Dr. Ahmad; the Jordan Distinguished entrepreneur & Businessman Mr. Omar Ahmad Mufleh Hourani who was born in 1972 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from the Amman Private University

Currently holds leading positions in a number of companies with varied areas of business activity, spanning the educational, agricultural, commercial and tourism sectors:


  • Chairman of the Board of Directors & General Manager of the Danish Jordan Dairy Company
  • Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Jordan Federation for Agricultural & Livestock Investment Company
  • Deputy Chairman of the Executive Board of Directors of the Jordan United Investment Company
  • Member of the Board of Trustees of the Amman Private University
  • Chairman of the Board of Directors of Al-Sharq for Investment Projects Company

OUR Group

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AAU LogoArena LogoSchools Logo DJD LogoMaha Logo Holiday Inn Hotel LogoArena Space Hotel Logo
Zdravets Hotel LogoAtlantic Hotel LogoSmolyani Hotel Logo Java U LogoZoka Logo82Fashion LogoRevolution Gym Logo

Our story doesn’t end here we always aspire to bring unique and special brands from all over the world maintain a high quality service and staff to cater to our customer needs on daily basis.

Our legacy continues..

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