About Sesam Business Consultants



Sesam Business Consultants is a leading German-Emirati business consultancy active in the Gulf region since 1999, providing market knowledge, valuable contacts and B2B platforms for our clients’ business success.

Since its establishment the company has grown into a well-established business with offices in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, UAE and fifteen employees. A partner office is active in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
Today, we have five business divisions providing cross-border services in the Gulf region. Our focus markets are the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Oman.

Through our longstanding experience and establishment in the region we offer profound market know-how and access to the right contacts. We accompany and advise our clients in all important steps of implementation of their business development.

We provide a comprehensive set of cross-border services for local and international clients to explore the GCC markets.
Whether you are looking for classic services like extensive market studies, trade fair participations and trade mission support or innovative approaches to new business opportunities like our B2B conference platforms, we hold the proverbial key to open the door.

To round up our offer and give you the ease of mind to fully concentrate on your business development we also provide outsourcing services like Accounting and Corporate Immigration Services.

Sesam Business Consultants possess comprehensive industry and functional expertise. Focal points of our work are the areas architecture and Green Building, infrastructure, manufacturing, investments and technology transfer as well as healthcare.

Our strategic, tailor made consulting approach builds on local know-how and the ability to understand market correlations and requirements and the cultural background of the Middle Eastern region. The proximity to the Arab World provides direct and efficient access to a network of short distances. This helps us to identify potential business partners and “build bridges” between the Arabian Gulf and Western countries.

Sesam Business Consultants opens doors both ways (Arabic: “Iftah ya simsim!” – Open sesame!). In every mandate, we place high importance on a direct and personal contact between the respective business partners to exchange expert knowledge at face level. We insure sustainable comparative advantages for our clients.

Through our close cooperation with the legal consultancy Meyer-Reumann & Partners our clients also benefit from comprehensive legal advice in their business endeavors.

About the Team

Sesam Business Consultants has a young and dynamic team of highly motivated and experienced individuals that are looking forward to accelerating your business development in the GCC and to help you establish sustainable success.

Our international team consists of 16 staff members and composes of experienced specialists with longstanding industry and functional knowledge. Our working languages are English and German.

Although our team is put together interdisciplinary and interculturally, all employees have two things in common: a professional background working in the GCC a vigorous commitment for our clients to collectively build a bridge to the Gulf region.

Contact our management for more information:

Boris Ritter, General Manager, boris@sesam-uae.com

Philipp von Zitzewitz, Deputy General Manager, philipp@sesam-uae.com