United by a common purpose, we are a team that traces its roots to a proud family history of entrepreneurship and innovation. We are passionately moving forward to deliver expert and excellent service to clients in each of our sectors. We are committed to development across the Region, leveraging our in-depth experience and establishing sustainable value to our markets. This mission is centered on creating and maintaining trust with everyone with whom we interact.

our history


Founded in 1926, Kawar Group is a leading investment and operational holding company with business interests across Shipping & Transport, Energy, Travel & Tourism, Information & Communication Technologies, Healthcare management, as well as investments across a diverse set of industries.




Kawar Group’s most important asset is our people.We consider our human capital to be its talented members of the highest caliber in the market, well trained and dedicated to serve our clients and determined to continuously improve their credentials.



Kawar Group’s foundations began In 1926, when the late Amin Kawar settled in Amman and established the Amirate pharmacy as the first in the Amirate of Trans-Jordan.  He was the “Pharmacist by special appointment to H.R.H. The Amir” who became H.M. King Abdullah bin Al-Hussein the founder of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.

Amin Kawar’s entrepreneurial spirit and passion for geology led him in 1935 to the discovery of phosphate and the establishment of the Jordan Phosphate Mines Company.

The second generation led by Tawfiq Kawar established the shipping and logistics business in 1953.  The third generation led Karim and Rudain Kawar established the technology practice in 1987 which expanded into ventures across a variety of sectors.

Our History