Message from the founder

Marc Cernigilia B.S., M.B.A., E.I.T., C.E.I., Founder, Principal, and Member of the firm: has over twenty- five years of experience in service operations, consulting, and general management. Mr.Cerniglia was a consultant with strategy consultancy of Booz & company – formerly Booz.Allen & Hamilton – where he advised executives of fortune 500 companies on matters of strategy and service operations management. His elevator experience includes running field operations for Otis Elevator Company in New York City and performing strategic planning at its world headquarters. Prior to founding Ascent, he was the executive in charge of North American field operations for the Stanley Work’s Access Technologies product group, a manufacturer, installer, and service provider of automatic entrances. Before beginning his private sector career, Mr.Cerniglia was an armor and cavalry officer in the United States Army. His professional certifications include Engineer-in-training in the Commonwealth of Virginia and Certified Elevator Inspector in accordance with the American Society of Mechanical Engineers “Standard for the Qualification of Elevator Inspectors”, A.S.M.E. QEI-2004. He is a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree with an elective concentration in civil engineering. In addition, Mr.Cerniglia holds a Master of Business Administration degree in general management from the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia.

Marc Cernigilia

Founder, Principal, & Member of the firm

about company

We are Trading & Contracting Company

IDRAJ General Trading & Contracting Co. was established in the State of Kuwait in 2008. IDRAJ General Trading & Contracting Co. is one of the leading companies providing services in the public and private sectors of Kuwait. We have the international expertise and resources to deliver demanding standards of excellence. Our understanding of business and consumer needs, and our ability to deliver integrated development plans at pace, makes us the business partner of choice.

The mercurial growth of IDRAJ General Trading & Contracting Co. is due to the acquiring of a host of world-class products and services from around the world which caters to thousands of clients through its services, employing the most suitable staff to provide the best customer service. IDRAJ General Trading & Contracting Co. believes in turning dreams into reality and we give everyone – our customers, our stakeholders, and our employees – an equal opportunity to do so.

Our Philosophy

Customer satisfaction in every aspect

Exceptional Customer Service

Our philosophy is customer based and points to customers' satisfaction in every aspect. According to this philosophy, the organized operations along with customer service are equally important components that helped us grow and continually help us to succeed. We value quality of service as our main principal and aim to achieve a high standard of that at every level of our operations.

Wide Expertise & Knowledge

Our management team has wide expertise and knowledge and have gained working experience with some of the major names in the industry - their insight is helping us to develop the next generation of leaders. Our well experienced and qualified engineers are licensed by the Kuwait Fire Force for providing third party inspection services to contractors and various end users. With unparalleled regional expertise and marketing knowledge, our dynamic performance has been driven by continuous investment in talent, operational excellence, and by our ambition to be a world-leading industry.

Trust & Co-operation

Through a spirit of trust, co-operation and best practice, we continue to build long-lasting, professional and mutually profitable business partnerships.