ROOTS GROUP UK

BUSINESS DESCRIPTION:
Roots Group UK (RGUK) is an investment holding company that owns a group of companies. The subsidiaries are organized under three divisions that offer distribution of building material and construction equipment, manufacture architectural finishes, and provide full interior design and fit-out contracting services. With this unique structure of three complementary divisions, RGUK creates value to a wide customer base, and for projects in the Middle east, Africa & Europe.


Established in Saudi Arabia in 1981, RGUK is today a leader in the building construction sector providing customers across MENA and Central Africa with everything from retail and wholesale distribution of building materials, construction equipment, industrial supplies and power tools, to manufacturing of metal and wood finishes, sanitary ware, and power generation solutions, to designing, engineering, procuring, and executing the interiors of airports, resorts and hotels, hospitals, civic centers and commercial and residential projects.


RGUK operates on a regional and international scale from its base in the United Kingdom and across 12 markets in Saudi, the UAE, Egypt, Lebanon, Syria, Jordan and Nigeria through majority ownership in 31 subsidiaries.


RGUK owns and operates 6 plants in KSA and 6 in Egypt, manufactures 3,000 products covering ornamental and architectural metal and woodworks, waterproofing material, commercial paints, ceiling and cladding suspension systems, and sanitary ware. In 2016, the Distribution Division carries and represents, through 40 dealerships and 26 warehouses, over 60 of the world’s most recognized construction manufacturing brands in addition to the Group’s own exclusive brands.


The Design & Build Division, under MIMAR International KSA and MIMAR Projects in Qatar and the UAE, has executed the interiors over 400 projects in the Aviation, Hospitality, Education, Healthcare and Residential sectors.

 

GROUP ENTITIES:


Distribution 

Roots Group UK

Roots Jordan
Roots Group Nigeria

Unimar egypt

Unimar Trading UAE

Someco international

Gulf Depot

Mimar Lebonon

 


Manufacturing

A-Metal

Ideal Standard

MASCO

Top Factory
Hawk


Design & Build

Areen

Richmond Hospitality

MIMAR International KSA

MIMAR Projects Qatar

MIMAR Projects UAE

Saudi United Waterproofing

 

 

KEY OFFICERS:

Mr. Basim Ziadeh, Chairman

Mr. Ousama Fansa, CEO

Mr. James Wickes, Director

Mr. Karim A. Souaid, Director

Mr. Nabeih Aljehani, General Manager (Saudi) 

 

 

ROOTS GROUP UK

London, UK

Status: Current

Entry Year: May 2008

Sector : Building Material and Services

Investment: Equity - Strategic Minority

 

 

CONTACT DETAILS:

Roots Group UK

23 Eyot Gardens,

London W6 9TR

T: +44 2 8748 3475

E-mail: info@rootsgroupuk.com

www.rootsgroupuk.com