Markaz Awarded 2010 Best Investment Company in Kuwait by Arabian Business Magazine


Kuwait Financial Centre S.A.K. “Markaz”, one of the leading investment banking and asset management company in the Middle East, won the Best Investment Company in Kuwait award in 2010 by Arabian Business magazine.

In his comments on the award Mr. Nawaf Marafi – Senior Vice President – Head of Oil and Gas department in Markaz said, “We would like to thank Arabian Business magazine for the Best Investment Company in Kuwait Award presented to Markaz. This achievement highlights the amount of effort and dedication channeled to make sure that our clients both institutional and individuals are given the best financial services available. In parallel with the continuous effort to improve the whole investment sector in Kuwait and the region by implementing the best practices in the industry.”

Mr. Marafi also added, “Undoubtedly, this award will add to Markaz already excellent track record and high standard of professionalism. Moreover, this award will encourage us at Markaz to keep improving our strategy to excel and achieve our goals.”

The Arabian Business Magazine was established in 2001 and its headquarters is based in Dubai. It is published weekly in two languages English and Arabic, and distributed in the Middle East and the worldwide. Arabian Business Magazine audience includes chairmen, presidents, CEOs, CFOs and other senior financial officers responsible for making investment and strategic decisions at multinational companies and financial institutions in the Middle East and the rest of the world.

Photo: Mr. Nawaf Marafi – Senior Vice President – Oil and Gas Department in “Markaz” accepting the award.
About Kuwait Financial Centre “Markaz”

Kuwait Financial Centre 'Markaz', with total assets under management of over KD 960 million as of March 31st, 2011, was established in 1974 has become one of the leading asset management and investment banking institutions in the Arabian Gulf Region. Markaz was listed on the Kuwait Stock Exchange (KSE) in 1997