Photograph Frances HoworthDuring a prestigious gala dinner held at the One & Only Royal Mirage Hotel here in Dubai, Dr Mohammed Al Barwani, Chairman of Oceanco, has received the World of Yachts recognition award
Making the award Mr Shubir Khattau, the Publisher of The World of Yachts and Boats magazine, said, “This award has been conferred upon Dr. Barwani for his leading role at Oceanco Yachts and his outstanding contribution to the Super Yacht World.
Accepting, Dr Barwani warmly thanked the Dubai World Trade Center representative, Mr Nabil Farhat and Mr Mohammed Shamma, President of AMIA – Arab Marine Industries Association.
He then said “It is an honour to be recognised by leaders from the Middle Eastern Maritime Industry. In only 25 years Oceanco has established its name within the superyacht industry as the premier builder of 80-90m super yachts. I have been witness to the launch of twenty three of the world’s finest luxury yachts,”
Dr. Mohammed Al Barwani is the founding chairman of the MB Group of Companies, which is headquartered in the nearby Sultanate of Oman.