About us

who we are

Established on February 12th, 2008, SHABELLE Group of Companies stands as a beacon of resilience and progress in Somalia’s dynamic market landscape. As a multi-faceted entity, SHABELLE is committed to fostering local economic development through a wide array of services and initiatives. The company is driven by a profit-seeking ethos, yet it remains deeply rooted in its mission to enhance the socio-economic conditions of the communities it serves. With an expansive portfolio encompassing general contractor services, humanitarian aid, and development support, SHABELLE has become synonymous with quality, integrity, and innovation.


The journey of SHABELLE Group of Companies began with a vision to create sustainable change and progress in one of the most challenging yet promising regions of Africa. It has since evolved into a prominent local economic development practicing entity, leading projects and initiatives that resonate with the needs and aspirations of the Somali people. By leveraging a blend of intellectual resources, including a team of investors, consultants, entrepreneurs, and development practitioners, SHABELLE has established itself as a cornerstone of community upliftment and economic resilience.


In its commitment to building a sustainable future, SHABELLE operates with a clear focus on developing local capabilities, enhancing income generation, and contributing to the overall economic and social welfare of the communities. The company’s multifaceted nature allows it to adapt and respond to the complex and ever-changing landscape of Somalia, driving development and prosperity through its innovative projects and solutions. As SHABELLE Group of Companies continues to grow and expand its reach, it remains dedicated to its founding principles of empowering people, building resilient communities, and fostering economic growth across Somalia and beyond.



To cultivate resilient communities adept at overcoming drought and related risks, ultimately leading Somalia towards a vibrant and sustainable economic future.


To provide impactful development solutions and humanitarian support services, driving sustainable economic and social progress while empowering the communities of Somalia.



Teamwork is at the heart of SHABELLE’s approach, fostering a collaborative environment where ideas are shared, diversity is embraced, and every team member is valued. This collaborative spirit extends beyond the company, encompassing partnerships with communities, clients, and other stakeholders.


In a world of constant change, innovation is crucial to staying relevant and effective. SHABELLE embraces innovation in its strategies, solutions, and technologies. The company is always looking for creative and forward-thinking approaches to overcome challenges, improve efficiency, and deliver sustainable results.


SHABELLE strives to be a leader not just in the market but also in setting standards for responsible and impactful business practices. Leadership, for SHABELLE, means guiding by example, inspiring others, and making bold decisions that drive progress and positive change. The company invests in developing leaders within its ranks.


Commitment to excellence is a hallmark of SHABELLE’s operations. The company continuously seeks to surpass standards and expectations in the quality of its services and projects. Excellence for SHABELLE means meticulous attention to detail, commitment to quality, and an unwavering pursuit of improvement and superior performance.

Honesty and integrity

SHABELLE is committed to conducting its business with the highest ethical standards. Honesty and integrity are paramount, ensuring transparency, trustworthiness, and respect in all dealings. The company believes that being truthful and maintaining moral uprightness are essential to building lasting relationships and a reputable business.