about GWB

who we are
The Growing World Business Group


The Growing World Business Group (GWB) was established based on a core principle - to continuously challenge the ordinary and develop the extraordinary. At the heart of our corporate identity is innovation. Founded in 2010 and headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, our flagship company GWB International has developed strong businesses in Energy products, Critical Assets Management, Internet of Things solutions, Recruitment, Training & Advisory and Venture Capital.

Today, we serve more than 1,000 customers across the Middle East, Africa, Europe, United Kingdom and United States. Our organization has grown rapidly, with triple digit growth since founding, and now employs over 100 professionals of rich cultural diversity and experience in the energy, technology, human resources and global investing markets.

At the heart of our corporate identity and purpose is innovation.

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The GWB Group


so far is driven by our relentless pursuit to challenge the ordinary. However, the success in our story would not have been possible without the solid support from our loyal customers, our dedicated partners and our world-class team.


is to provide outstanding customer experiences, fulfill all commitments that we make and be the best in everything that we do.


is to a be a leader of innovation across industries globally.

Our Leadership


Ajay Malhotra

Strategy & Management

Ajay’s experience spans more than 15 years in Entrepreneurship, Private Equity, Investment Banking, M&A Advisory and Accounting. Previously, Ajay worked for The Abraaj Group in Dubai-UAE, UBS Investment Bank and KPMG in New York-USA. Ajay is the Group Chief Executive of The GWB Group.


Praveen Jain

Finance & Investments

Praveen is an experienced finance professional with over 15 years in Corporate Finance, M&A Advisory, Fund-raising and Taxation. Previously, Praveen started Manan Solutions, India's first healthcare media company. He has also guided and consulted multiple startups such as i2i TeleSolutions, Furlenco and Nivaata Systems in the capacity of Chief Financial Officer.


Alisha Malhotra

Marketing & Communications

Alisha has over 15 years of global experience in Business Development, Marketing and Communications in the Travel and Hospitality industry. She previously worked with award winning hotel chains and tourism boards to develop and strengthen new markets. Alisha has worked across all 4 continents of the world and contributes an enriched international knowledge of marketing.


Dheeraj Singh

Technology Division

Dheeraj comes from a robust background of Engineering and Technology with 20 years of experience in design and delivery of smart-tech solutions across a range of industry verticals. He has worked for technology projects in USA, Europe, Middle East and Pan Asia. Dheeraj spearheads DOTS Tech Systems, which is an Internet of Things (IoT) technology solutions company.


Jamil Qureshi

Energy Division

Jamil has a rich background in Engineering and over 10 years of experience in the Energy industry. He manages an army of engineers and senior technicians for various projects, supporting the Group’s deployed network of engineered solutions across Middle East and Africa. Jamil spearheads Poweregion, which is an Energy products and services company.


Ziyad Hadi

General Counsel

Ziyad has over 15 years of experience. He has represented acquirers, sellers and targets, joint venture partners and consortiums in cross-border deals with targets located in USA, UK, India, Pakistan, Middle East, Turkey, Egypt and the Democratic Republic of Congo. Previously Ziyad worked for DWF LLP and Afridi & Angell in Dubai-UAE and the Washington DC offices of Arnold & Porter.

Our Group Companies

GWB International

Our investment and management company of business interests in Energy products, Critical Assets Management services, Internet of Things solutions, Recruitment, Training & Advisory services and Venture Capital.

Mantaqat Al Taqah Energy Solutions

Our energy company, Poweregion (English translation). Our company specializes in bringing the latest energy innovations and cutting edge technology solutions to the Middle East and Africa region. We utilize our local service support capabilities to deliver to customers access to world-class energy solutions that inspire the maximum of confidence. Portable & Industrial Generator Power, Rooftop & Carport Solar Power, Solar HVAC systems, Solar Pumps and Critical Assets Repair & Maintenance Services and Managed Energy Services.

DOTS Tech Systems

Our technology company, Do Things Smarter. DOTS engages in the design, engineering and implementation of IoT solutions across industry verticals. It specializes in converting IoT concepts into deployable solutions in a rapid delivery format. Engagements with Government, Manufacturers, Telecom, Healthcare, Retail, Logistics, Education, Airports, Buildings, Transportation and Data Centers represent a few of the many industry applications that are possible.

NADIA Global

Our recruitment and training company, NADIA pioneered the industry of Recruitment and Training in the Gulf region. As a consequence, no other human resource consultancy firm has amassed the extensive experience and knowledge that we have harvested over three decades of operating in the region. Our insights and time tested approach to client and candidate needs, enable us to empower growing businesses and enrich professional lives on a daily basis.