Nasir Bin Abdullah & Sons (NAS) Group is one of the largest and oldest family-run businesses in the State of Qatar.
Since it was established in 1961 by Sheikh Nasir Bin Abdullah Al-Thani, a seasoned entrepreneur and member of the royal family of Qatar, NAS has grown and diversified by strategically venturing into targeted business areas both within and outside of Qatar.
Today, NAS is the local partner for some of the most recognised brands in the world and owns and manages a broad portfolio of businesses across sectors including automotive, engineering, real estate, hospitality, food and beverage, travel, sports, and retail.
In Qatar, NAS is the exclusive local agent for Panasonic and JVC as well as home electronics/ appliance brands Elba, Terim, Fides, Gala, Sanden, Vestfrost, Vulcan, Fisher & Paykel, Derby, Janome and Alba.
In addition to its operations in Qatar, NAS is involved in several international projects in the GCC and EU. Owner of the Málaga Football Club in Spain, the Qatari conglomerate has recently won the contract to enlarge the multimillion Euro La Bajadilla marine in the Spanish city of Marbella.
NAS Group employs over 800 employees of different nationalities and professional backgrounds across its businesses. Currently, NAS Group’s assets, excluding property, total about US$145 million, with an annual turnover of over US$120 million in 2010.
Expanding into new territories, NAS Group is rooted in the values of its founding father:
- Leading entrepreneurship
- Hard work and dedication
- Culture of excellence
NAS Group is currently headed by the late Sheikh Nasir Bin Abdullah Al-Thani’s eldest son and one of Qatar’s leading entrepreneurs, His Excellency Sheikh Abdullah Bin Nasir Bin Abdullah Al-Thani.