ADIA is a public institution established by the Government of Abu Dhabi in 1976 as an independent investment institution. At inception, the following departments were created: Equity & Bonds, Treasury, Finance & Administration, Real Estate, Local & Arab Investments.

ADIA now manages a diversified global investment portfolio across more than two dozen asset classes and sub-categories. We invest directly in global financial markets, alongside trusted partners and through a network of carefully selected external managers.

ADIA's people are as diverse and international as our business, with more than 65 nationalities working together to create a collaborative environment that embodies our cultural values.