Gulf Franchise Group
Franchise Specialists in GCC, Middle East, Turkey & CIS Markets

Gulf Franchise Group

Gulf Franchise Group (GFG)  is a specialist international franchise development, sales, marketing and advisory company.

Our regional focus is the GCC and North Africa where we aim to bring the most exciting and compelling foodservice brands to the market and to identify great emerging brands from the region for international development in markets such as Europe, North America and Asia.

Additionally, GFG and its Private Equity partners invest in emerging brands with a view to providing franchise expertise to develop and correctly scale the business.

All international and regional brands represented by GFG should demonstrate strong scaling potential, clear differentiation, technology driven, innovation, sustainability ethos, team development emphasis and most importantly a compelling food & beverage offering.

News and Updates from Gulf Franchise Group

Revolutionizing the Food Franchise Industry

7-17 Feb 2024: The Qatar International Food Festival saw a significant shift in how franchises are presented and perceived, moving away from the conventional B2B model to an immersive consumer experience.

See how it exceeded expectations for consumers and franchisors alike >

South Korea Visit Expands Gulf Franchise Group's Global Horizons

Oct 2023: International Franchise Show, Korea. From October 4th to 7th, 2023, Hassan Jawad had the privilege of visiting South Korea. The visit was the result of an initial contact made by KOTRA (Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency) through LinkedIn in late August.
Franchise Show Korea >

Sealing the Deal: How Hassan Jawad's 9-Month Journey Led to a Master Franchise Agreement with Allo Beirut

Sept 2023: Celebrating a milestone in the world of franchising! Last year, Hassan Jawad's journey with Allo Beirut began with a simple connection on LinkedIn with Pauline, a beacon of women's leadership in the F&B sector.
Master Franchise Deal >

Qatar International Food Festival, 7-17 Feb 2024

Our pre-event report >