Dubai World is a global company that focuses on the growth in areas of Transport and Logistics, Drydocks and Maritime, Urban Development, and Investment and Financial Services. It contains some of the world's largest companies in their industries. Their vision is to become the foremost holding company, playing a key role in the global economy, and to create an outstanding shareholder. Their plan is to generate global socio-economic growth and obtain wealth through diversified investments. The chairman of Dubai World is Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem.
One of the major global developers and operators for Dubai World is Economic Zones World. This company is helping Dubai World create a network of infrastructures and expanding its international customer base. Economic Zones World is also a major developer for Asia, Africa, Europe, and North and South America.