Joseph Sassoon Group

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Joseph Sassoon Group

Joseph Sassoon Group is a multinational full-service investment management and merchant banking firm based in New York with presence in Tel Aviv, and Cyprus and Singapore. The group is the result of entrepreneurial and innovative family enterprises. A philosophy driven approach that gives the Group independence and courage to develop long-term vision and identify opportunities.

Joseph Sassoon Group is the continuation to a line of successor merchant and banking firms starting  as Ibn Shoshan Frères & Co established in 1512.The firm has been in family control for 20 generations, constituting a history of over 500 years experience and innovation at the center of global trade and financial markets.  The corporate predecessors provided financing for some of the most iconic and impactful projects in the word:

  • Construction of the Suez Canal in 1854
  • The first rail in the Ottoman Empire; and
  • Cofounding of the National Bank of Egypt and Banque du Caire

Today the company is the world oldest privately owned investment firms with deep expertise spanning in investment, asset management, investment banking and corporate finance and private banking.