Mr. Rashid Mohamed Alabbar

Mr. Rashid Mohamed Alabbar is known for success in e-commerce. He initially co-founded, a fashion & lifestyle platform that sells clothing, footwear, and accessories from more than 200 high-street, sports, beauty and lifestyle brands. He has since moved into luxury online retail through a joint venture with Yoox Net-a-Porter (YNAP), which owns six multi-brand websites including, via Alabbar’s Symphony Investments (part of Alabbar Enterprises), which Alabbar chairs. He has interests in food industry through a plethora of luxury food-brands on the portfolio of Alabbar Enterprises

He has won various accolades including “40 and Under: the Most Influential Young Arabs in the Middle East 2017” by Arabian Business. He has also been appointed as a board member at the Dubai Chamber of Digital Economy. He has spearheaded various initiatives as a member of the board of directors at Barakat Group. A keen sportsman, he is an active member of the UAE’s endurance horse racing community