About us

Mohammed Abdulmohsin Al-Kharafi & Sons Company (MAK Group) is a private Kuwaiti based group with diverse interests and activities worldwide. Established as a trading company more than 100 years ago it has since developed into a large multi-national company. Following on from 1956 and with the advent of the construction boom in the Gulf, caused by the build-up of oil wealth in the region, Kharafi’s Construction Division quickly assumed a dominant role and expanded in response to the demands of a rapidly developing nation. The activities covered are those in construction, manufacturing and commerce though within the Group we have Americana the largest food company in the Middle East and investments that include Kuwait’s leading financial institutions and other companies listed on the stock exchange. With an annual turnover exceeding US$5 Billion the M.A. Kharafi Group now operates in more than 25 countries around the world and has more than 120,000 employees, and continues to march ahead with firm commitments to development, growth and progress.


Within The Construction Division We Employ Our Own Engineers Of All Disciplines, Surveyors, Computer Programmers And Analysts Ensuring We Have All The Construction And Civil Engineering Skills In House.

We Are Also Committed In Support Of Our Personnel By Providing Continuous Training And Development Programs Ensuring That They Are Fully Capable Of Performing Their Jobs To The Highest Level And Providing Them With The Latest Technology And Techniques To Complete Their Tasks Successfully.

We Current Employ Up To 40,000 Personnel From Some 25 Different Countries.


Mohammed Abdulmohsin Al-Kharafi & Sons Company (MAK) Is A Completely Integrated Grade ‘A’ International Contractor And What Makes Us Different From Our Competitors Is Our Integrated Independence.

Within Our Construction Division We Have General Contracting Companies, HVAC, Marine & Piling And Well Drilling Specialists, Plus Our Own Readymix Concrete Producer.

Supplementing Them From Our Manufacturing Division Are Companies That Make And Produce Insulation Panels, Steel Fabrication, Pre-Fabricated Buildings, Terrazzo Tiles And Aluminum Windows & Doors.

With Everything In Place We Form A Formidable Single Unit That Can Cope With Virtually Any Type Of Civil Engineering Or Construction Project With Experience Of Operating In Some 25 Different Countries Alongside Some Of The Worlds Foremost Contractors And Consultants.