The New York based Gulf Associates, Inc. (GAI) is a leading global investment company.

Founded in 1941, GAI is a leader in strategic partnerships with North American, multinational corporations and private investors to engage in major projects and industrial joint ventures in the Middle East. GAI possesses a widely recognized strategic expertise, perspective and insight on distribution, trade and investment in the Region.

The group has successfully concluded major advisory and investment projects with some of the world’s leading public and private enterprises serving the environment, agriculture, healthcare, real estate, technology, engineering, security, telecommunications and other markets.

Drawing upon a 75 year old successful history, GAI has initiated, invested, financed and managed over one hundred and sixty joint ventures and exported in excess of $1 billion of diverse products and services.

Gulf Associates advances the development of investment projects and trade transactions in Iran and the Arab Middle East based on 75 years of experience owning and operating industrial joint ventures there in partnership with local entrepreneurs and U.S. and other Western Corporations.  This has resulted in our familiarity with business practices and objectives and our wide circle of executive contacts in both regions.