History | Summary

The history of the Jardine Matheson Group begins in the early 1830's although its origins can be traced back even further. Since its foundation Jardines has been one of Asia's most dynamic trading companies, often having to reinvent itself in order to survive and prosper. Reflective of the times in which it traded, the Group has led the way in many businesses and has helped bring prosperity to the region.

The historical chapters outline key events and, while not exhaustive, will provide a flavour of what is a very unique company.