He is one of the youngest CEOs in the Middle East and is at the forefront of MHD ACERE, a cluster of Mohsin Haider Darwish Group.
Isn’t it surreal to learn and know about all those individuals who exude a different level of vibe, zealousness and tenacity when it comes to their areas of interest and their chosen industries? These individuals showcase to the world how it is to be done and how to ace the game of business by always innovating and choosing to walk with the changing trends of their respective fields. Serving as one of the finest examples in the world of business in Oman and across the Middle East is Mohsin Hani Al-Bahrani, who is the CEO of the Automotive, Construction Equipment & Renewable Energy (ACERE) cluster of Mohsin Haider Darwish Group.
MHD ACERE has become the prime distributor of world-recognized brands like Ashok Leyland, Ford Trucks, Michelin, ABB, Jaguar, Land Rover, McLaren, Volvo, MG Motor, Mitsubishi Fork-Lifts, Opus and Drager cranes, BF Good Rich, Riken, Weir Trio, Terex Finlay, XCMG in Oman. Known and awarded ‘Emerging Business Leader of the Year’ at the Alam AL-Iktisaad Awards (AIWA) 2020, the kind of work and the level of job opportunities this young man has been creating for other youngsters in Oman is incredible. Business runs in his blood as he highlights that his Late grandfather Mohsin Haider Darwish was a business pioneer in Oman, bringing in the world-renowned brand such as Land Rover in the year 1960. Their family business Mohsin Haider Darwish LLC, dates back to over half a century and in 1987 converted into a corporate entity. Today, they have encompassed various business verticals like Automotive, Commercial Vehicles, Construction Equipment, Renewable Energy, Tyres and Batteries.
Mohsin Hani Al-Bahrani is also recognized as one of the ‘Leaders of Tomorrow’ by CHRO Asia and the World HRD Congress, proving his excellence and prowess in taking the business space in Oman to the next level.
This young business talent lays out the top tips for success as an entrepreneur in the automotive industry.
• Limitless visions: Since the automotive industry as a whole offers limitless possibilities and opportunities, aspiring entrepreneurs must have limitless visions for taking their businesses to the next level, optimizing these opportunities. These limitless visions will help them earn the trust of the customers, leading them to gain repeat business.
• Fulfil a need: Mohsin can’t emphasize enough how important it is to build a business with the aim to fulfil a need. In a world that is grappling with global warming and climate change, it is essential to take actions that can benefit the environment. Mohsin Hani Al-Bahrani himself established the Renewable Energy and Electric Vehicles Division, which is the first of its kind in Oman, driving technological innovations that are powered by clean energy.
• Teaming with massive players: Mohsin Hani Al-Bahrani highlights how he teamed up with ABB, a pioneering technology leader focused on digital industries, for supplying High-Power electric vehicle (EV) chargers that would be installed across Oman. This way, he has taken a step towards E-mobility, providing the best green and sustainable solutions in Oman and suggests other aspiring entrepreneurs too to team with big players to make a difference in the industry.
Mohsin Hani Al-Bahrani is all about his resilience and innovations, adopting sustainable business practices and through MHD ACERE, becoming passionately committed to being a vital player in leading the private sector towards implementing sustainable energy solutions.