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Founded 1952; 65 years ago (1952)
Founder Omar A. Balubaid
Headquarters Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Key people
Khalid O. Balubaid
(Executive President)
Number of employees
Website Official website

Balubaid Group of Companies (BGC) is one of the leading business houses in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. In 1952, Omar A. Balubaid (founder) established his first spare parts store in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. The phenomenal success of this one small operation led to the emergence of a company represented by branches in all the major cities of Saudi Arabia. Today, Balubaid Group stands out as a leading company that has successfully diversified into Automotive, Food Retailing, Real Estate, Manufacturing, Trading and Consumer Finance. The group also has overseas business interests in Sudan, Egypt and Pakistan. In Pakistan, Balubaid group has investment in Nexus Automotive (Pvt.) Ltd which is the exclusive importer and progressive manufacturer of General Motors products in Pakistan.

Balubaid Group of Companies - Projects[edit]

BGC has a diversified portfolio of operational areas and projects all over the kingdom. BGC's current business interest in Saudi Arabia includes

  • Autozone - Multi-brand Automotive Retail Chain in KSA for New Vehicle Sales
  • Balubaid Transportation - Automotive
  • Marsana Rent A Car - Automotive
  • Hijaz Mall, Jeddah - Real Estate
  • Hijaz Mall, Makkah - Real Estate
  • Mosadia Mall, Jeddah - Real Estate
  • Ruby Tuesday, Jeddah - Restaurant Chain - Food & Beverages
  • Manhattan Fish Market Restaurant Chain - Food & Beverages
  • Saudi Finance House - Consumer Finance
  • Service Equipment - Trading
  • Salama Chemicals – Manufacturing
  • Plastic Factory – Manufacturing
  • Arabian Batteries - Manufacturing
  • General Motors Franchise - Automotive

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