ICON Investment Consultants is a leading advisor on business. We partner with clients to identify their highest-value opportunities; address their most critical challenges and transform their businesses.

Headquartered in Dubai, we have charted over two decades of dramatic growth in the UAE and other Gulf States, while also serving the wider Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.

These strong regional roots in the Arab world and beyond are closely intertwined with North American operation with offices in Toronto, New York and Texas.

Together, they represent an unrivalled network of national and international senior executive resources to help clients improve and grow and develop your organization.

We are Strategists, Innovators, Market makers

And strive to be Icons in everything we do!

Who We Are
We are a network of leaders steeped in the business of business. We combine an intrinsic understanding of the global marketplace with a deep insight into the dynamics of those companies and organizations operating within it. We help governments and corporations make decisions based on these insights and on the innovative strategies we deploy.
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What We Do
ICON is a leading advisor on business. As a group, we specialize in identifying Potential and turning it into High Performance. We do so through offering comprehensive solutions that range from Advisory and M&A to Management Consulting, to Organizational Assessments, Executive Development, and Executive Coaching. We partner with clients in all sectors to identify their highest-value opportunities; address their most critical challenges and transform their businesses.
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Why Icon
Our global know-how, and deep regional understanding, is why ICON is called upon by leading corporations, governments and a wide variety of family offices to advise on the growth issues that are most important to them. With top-tier international education and experience, our teams deliver best in-class solutions to our clients – bespoke solutions uniquely-tailored to provide sustainable competitive advantage… and tangible bottom-line results
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Our expertise is built upon 200 years of combined experience – we cover business issues and offer solutions in strategy, marketing and pricing, innovation, organizational growth and leadership.

  • We invest in developing the best business ideas, approaches and practical methods to turn our deep expertise and knowledge into concrete, sustainable results.
  • We strategically help clients identify new growth platforms – and then build the right entry path into those areas.
  • In Marketing, we demonstrate how to accelerate the growth of existing markets and products, as well as the launch of new product lines. We innovate, develop and capture the requirements for new business concepts.
  • We develop effective organizational models that will advance strategic direction, develop individual leaders and produce high-performing collaborative teams.

Managment Team

Salma Sakhnini

Group CEO

Dr. Osama Al-Ali

Strategy, AI and Innovation

Dr. S. Shuja Ali

Managing Director – Advisory and M&A

Dr. Roger Allan

Director of Curriculum Design

Chip Wilson

Founder and CEO 360Solutions

Mohammad Al Shouli

Managing Director, Banking and Construction

Advisory Board

Dr. Farouk El-Baz


Rima Christine Zaitoon

Board Member

Husam Hourani

Board Member

Mohammed Al-Shroogi

Board Member

Farid Mohammed Ahmed

Board Member

Mohamed S. Binbrek

Board Member

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Our Clients

office location
Office #909 - Lake Central Tower
Marasi Drive - Business Bay
Dubai, UAE
opening hours
SUN TO THURS 8:30.AM - 5:30 PM
FRI, SAT Closed