Kuwait: Chairman and CEO of Ali Abdulwahab Al Mutawa Commercial Co. (AAW), Mr. Faisal Ali Al Mutawa received the new French Ambassador to Kuwait, H.E. Mrs. Anne-Claire Legendre, and the Head of Economic Department, Mr. Arnaud Boulander, on April 8, 2021, at the company’s headquarters. During their meeting, the two parties discussed the continued bilateral trade relations between AAW and the French companies it represents, including importing more medical products to help Kuwait's health sector.
AAW Chairman and CEO, Mr. Faisal Ali Al Mutawa said: “We are delighted to welcome the French Ambassador to Kuwait, Her Excellency Mrs. Anne-Claire Legendre, at AAW’s headquarters. We appreciate her visit, which aims to strengthen the trade relations between the private sector companies of the two countries. We look forward to establishing new business relations with leading French companies, especially in the health sector, and add more French brands to our portfolio to provide the Kuwaiti market with high-quality medical products. I would like to thank Her Excellency for her valuable visit and look forward to welcoming her again at AAW.”
In turn, Her excellency, Mrs. Anne-Claire Legendre thanked Mr. Faisal Al Mutawa for the hospitality and appreciated their discussion on strengthening bilateral business relations between the two countries’ private sectors. She stressed the importance of these trade relations with AAW, since the company is one of the best representatives of the French brands in Kuwait and has a solid reputation in the market.
AAW is one of the oldest and largest retail and distribution companies in the Middle East with world-class operations in seven diverse retail divisions and distributes in Kuwait’s surging wholesale, retail and consumer market, which includes more than 100 different global brands.
About Ali Abdulwahab Al Mutawa Commercial Co. (AAW):
Ali Abdulwahab Al Mutawa Commercial Co. (AAW) is one of the largest trading and commercial companies in Kuwait, operating in seven diverse business sectors and distributes in Kuwait’s surging wholesale, retail and consumer market over 100 different global brands, including world-class brands such as Procter and Gamble, Clorox, Roche, Takeda, Biotronik, Nuxe, Bioderma, Nolte Group, La Cornue, Bosch, Siemens, The North Face, Coleman, Nike Store, The Athlete’s Foot, Crocs, Puma, Reebok, among many others.
AAW’s continuously growing business lines include Consumer Goods, Furniture, Kitchens, Home Appliances, Outdoor Gear and Equipment, Sports and Fashion, Real Estate, and Pharmaceuticals where it is a leading wholesale and retail distributor of pharmaceutical and medical products. It also holds a renowned portfolio of principals like Pfizer and Novo Nordisk distributed through its subsidiary Safwan Trading and Contracting (Safwan). Safwan is listed on the Kuwait Stock Exchange.
For more information, please visit: www.aaw.com
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