Abdulaziz A. Al OMRAN
Mr. Al Omran is a second-generation member of the Al Omran family of business and entrepreneurs. He is an active investor in the GCC financial markets with particular emphasis on the Saudi Stock Market. Mr. Al Omran commands profound Investment Banking background, with over 4 years of experience at Samba Financial Group. During his work with Samba, Abdulaziz was involved in numerous landmark transactions in the areas of M&A, private placements, project finance and IPO’s. Through his partnership in Khalid & Abdulaziz Al Omran Company, he got involved in establishing startup businesses in the areas of real-estate, digital printing, entertainment and manufacturing. He represents Khalid & Abdulaziz Al Omran Company as director to the board in two of its portfolio investments Arabian Industries Company and Al Rashid & Al Omran Company.
Abdulaziz holds a Bachelors degree in Finance (with Honors) from King Fahad University of Petroleum & Minerals, Dhahran (2001).
Alex S. Demirdjian
Mr. Demirdjian is the General Manager of Demco Steel. He is a founder and shareholder of several businesses involved in steel trading, shipping and banking.
Mr. Demirdjian holds a BS Economics from the University of Southern California
Gamma 2000 Limited is a world leader in international marketing and trading, specializing in defense, paramilitary and security markets in mainland Europe, the Middle East and the Far East. Training Services form an important and often integral part of implementing successful security operations.
Georges H. CHALHOUB
Mr. Chalhoub, born 1960, represents UNION FRANCO ARABE’s (UFA) investment branch. UFA is an Insurance Company based in Lebanon with various representation offices in Europe and Middle East countries. Mr. Chalhoub has carried out other operational insurance activities involving insurance and reinsurance solutions on the international market.
He is a shareholder in various local and International Companies.
Imad M. Tarabay
Mr. Tarabay has considerable experience in the information and communication technology sector. Mr. Tarabay is the founder, shareholder and CEO of several successful companies including MOBI, the largest mobile broadband operator, and Cedarcom, the second largest wireless data operator in Lebanon.
Mr. Tarabay is the Secretary of the Lebanese Telecom Association and member of the ICT Committee at the American Lebanese Chamber of Commerce. Previously was founding member and treasurer of ITIA and former member of the Board of the Telecom Committee at the Professional Computer Association.
Mr. Tarabay is an OPM Alumni at Harvard Business School. Mr. Tarabay graduated from the University of the Americas in Mexico with Honorable Mention, holding a Bachelor degree in Business Administration with a concentration in management, finance and marketing.
Mr. Hamade is an active member in the Lebanese business community. He has participated in several successful business including GFM Insurance from 1992 to 1999 were he held Board seat and occupied the function of Marketing and PR manager.
Mr. Hamade later divested his interest in GFM and acquired a stake in United Commercial Assurance where he is an active member of the Board. Mr. Hamade is the co-founder and shareholder of Near East Automotive Distribution which was the first vending machine operator in Lebanon since 1996 till 2002. Mr. Hamade is a shareholder and board member of Cedarcom since 2003 and a Board member of Shouf National Touristic Company since 2003. He is a member in YAL (Young Arab Leaders since 2006.
Mr. Hamade holds a Bachelors degree in Political Science and Public Administration - AUB- 1988.
Ziad T. Monla
Founder of MG Holding, and is currently Chairman & CEO of the group. Entrepreneur with sharp vision backed by over 25 years of executive management skills that enabled him to transfer the holding into a multi-disciplinary private holding group with a well-diversified investment portfolio.
MG holding continues to progress with long-term capital investments in various sectors ranging from Telecommunications and IT, Real Estate development and Contracting, Low Current Security and Fire Systems, Oil and Gas, Healthcare, Fashion and Entertainment, and Insurance services. Under his leadership, MG Holding occupies today a market leadership in some of the fastest growing economies in the world such as Lebanon, Iraq, Nigeria, Qatar, and Canada.
Prior to focusing on MG holding, Mr Ziad Monla was Assistant General Manager of Monla Hospital.
Mr. Ziad Monla holds board membership and advisory roles in various organizations such as Cedarcom, Intrasky, and YPO Lebanon Chapter.
Mr Ziad Monla has BA in International Business from Chapman University, and OPM in Harvard Business School.