Hidayathulla Abbas


Founder and mentor of the Hidayath Group who laid the foundation of the company in 1976 in Abu Dhabi. Starting off by trading in hardware items, the company has now metamorphosed into a complete stainless steel solution provider to architectural, industrial as well as engineering sectors; thanks to his immense foresight and vision.
Imran Imran Hidayath
Chief Executive OfficerA young, dynamic and talented Engineer with MBA whose immense knowledge of the stainless steel industry has seen him rise to the post of CEO with full charge of the entire Group operations. He holds a Stainless Steel Specialization Certificate and is an asset to the organisation for both his technical and commercial expertise.
Rehan Hidayath
Director – CommercialHeading the Commercial division, he has been instrumental in steering the company to new heights and greater recognition at both the national and international levels. An US-educated mechanical engineer with MBA, rose to the current title in 2008 and has since been establishing commercial strategies to meet the company’s objectives.
Farhan Farhan Hidayath
Director – OperationsWith his meticulous approach and attention-to-detail outlook, he took over as Head of Operations Department in early 2012 to oversee the development of factory production operations. Extremely driven and organized, this US-educated mechanical engineer is responsible for analysing trends, monitoring productivity and increasing profitability.
Ifthikar Ifthikar Ahmed
Director – ContractsHaving almost completed three decades serving the Hidayath Group, his knowledge and experience of the stainless steel trading business and his vast networking contacts within the industry are an immense boon to the group. Holding several management positions over the years, he is currently Director Contracts.

Andreas Giannaros
Director – Engineering

With more than 20 years of experience as an engineer, of which 15 years have been in top management positions in both Europe and the Middle East, he overlooks the engineering division of the Hidayath Group which has produced some innovative work for the architectural, industrial and engineering sectors.

Ishtiyaq Ishtiyaq Ahmad Mir
General ManagerHis can-do work ethic and valuable technical experience of more than 20 years in the steel and fabrication sector makes him highly adept at interpreting blueprints and technical drawings accurately. A highly skilled person, he is also an able communicator and serves as the General Manager in the organization today.
Shabbir Shabbir Saheb
Chief Financial OfficerA qualified CA, controlling the Group’s financial matters; he has significant experience in both finance and accounts. As Finance Head, he oversees all financial aspects of the company strategy. Apart from financial planning and formulating financial targets and budgets, he also supervises all financial transactions and accountancy matters.