Jabbour Holding Group has evolved from humble beginnings to become one of Australia’s most diverse companies. Reflecting the broader interests of the Chairman, Mr Roland Jabbour, many of the group’s subsidiary companies maintain a focus on the Arab world, and more specifically on enhancing economic, educational and trade links between Australia and the Arab region.
The group brings together expansive travel and tourism, international education, construction and property development and investment businesses all focused on providing exceptional outcomes for clients and stakeholders.
Jabbour Holding Group employs highly skilled staff in Australia, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, and the Sultanate of Oman. This transnational presence enables the company to respond quickly to the changing nature of commercial opportunities in Australia and the Arab region.
Jabbour Holding Group reflects a long-standing affinity for cross-cultural exchange and a sincere and tested commitment to participating, facilitating and assisting in the growth and expansion of the very best of Australian enterprise both at home and abroad.
Roland Jabbour, Esq, JP is the founding chairman of the Jabbour Holdings Group, Mr Jabbour has a long history in strengthening Australian-Arab relations with an extensive background in facilitating high-level relationships across education, government and economic sectors.
Over the years, Mr Jabbour has been at the forefront of Australia’s emergent and important relationship with the Arab world. This aspect of his public contribution has included leadership positions in federal bodies such as the Council for Australian Arab Relations (CAAR) and the Australian Arab Chamber of Commerce and Industry (AACCI). In 1992, Mr Jabbour’ s commitment to enhancing knowledge and cross-cultural communication also inspired him to found the peak community body, the Australian Arabic Council (AAC).
Mr Jabbour’s four-decade career in commercial and public life has included honours such as the Australian Medal for the Centenary of the Federation of Australia for Service to the Australian Community and his nomination for Australian of the Year (2004).
Integrity, a determination to succeed and the desire to enhance Australian access to, and understanding of, the Arab region have informed Mr Jabbour’s public life and are the values that underpin the philosophy of the Jabbour Holdings Group.