• Lebanon has a dynamic business landscape marked by challenges and opportunities, and its business leaders play a crucial role in navigating these complexities. These leaders exhibit resilience and adaptability, steering their enterprises through economic uncertainties, political instability, and regional tensions. They play a pivotal role in shaping the economic landscape of the country. As they continue to adapt to an ever-changing environment, these leaders will undoubtedly leave a lasting impact on Lebanon's business trajectory. Effective leaders in Lebanon must balance short-term survival strategies with long-term vision, ensuring the sustainability of their enterprises. In a country where entrepreneurship is vital for economic growth, business leaders often emerge from diverse sectors such as finance, technology, and retail. These individuals demonstrate a keen understanding of the local and global markets, crafting strategies that balance risk and innovation.

  • Desperate For An Economic Recovery

Lebanon Wants to Leave Behind Its Economic Meltdown

By: Sujith Vasudevan, Managing Editor

Lebanon has been in a historic economic meltdown for the past four years. The World Bank describes the country’s economic crisis as one of the top three most severe global crises since 1850.

A Culture of Digital Resilience Proves a Return of Investment

By: Raen Lim, Group Vice President, Asia, Splunk

A mere three months into 2023 and we have already seen multiple disruptions and outages across workplace and lifestyle applications.

Top 10 Leaders In Lebanon - 2023

Digitalisation in Facilities Management

By: Natalie Craig, Managing Director, C&W Services Singapore

The role of facilities management services and expertise continues to evolve as the demand for efficient and sustainable buildings increases.

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Reflections As A Business CEO

By: Nishant Saxena, CEO - Emerging Markets & Europe at Cipla, Indonesia

Being a business head is a crazy, relentless roller coaster where the initial glamour of the role is quickly replaced by the weight of responsibility

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EV to be the Next Frontier of Mobility in the South-East Asia Region

By: Stephanus Widi, Chief Commercial officer, Charged Indonesia

EV is a promising market to SEA countries, especially to Indonesia as the third largest 2W

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Learning & Development – Need & Importance

By: Tulika Srivastava, Head – L&D, Altisource

I have spent approximately two decades in the corporate world and have passionately supported businesses through Learning &Development.

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  • Top 10 Leaders In Lebanon - 2023

    Catalyzing Growth, Building a Stronger Lebanon Together

    Lebanon has a dynamic business landscape marked by challenges and opportunities, and its business leaders play a crucial role in navigating these complexities. These leaders exhibit resilience and adaptability, steering their enterprises through economic uncertainties, political instability, and regional tensions. They play a pivotal role in shaping the economic landscape of the country. As they continue to adapt to an ever-changing environment, these leaders will undoubtedly leave a lasting impact on Lebanon's business trajectory. Effective leaders in Lebanon must balance short-term survival strategies with long-term vision, ensuring the sustainability of their enterprises.

    Resilience in Adversity, Vision in Every Decision

    In a country where entrepreneurship is vital for economic growth, business leaders often emerge from diverse sectors such as finance, technology, and retail. These individuals demonstrate a keen understanding of the local and global markets, crafting strategies that balance risk and innovation. Despite facing obstacles like fluctuating currency values and infrastructure issues, these leaders contribute significantly to Lebanon's economic development. One notable aspect of business leadership in Lebanon is the emphasis on relationships and networks. Building connections is key to overcoming bureaucratic hurdles and fostering collaborations. They navigate a complex regulatory environment, adapting their strategies to changing economic conditions and political landscapes. Recognizing their role in community development, many leaders actively engage in philanthropy and social initiatives. In the technology sector, leaders often champion innovation, driving the country's digital transformation. Fostering a culture of creativity and technological advancement, they contribute to Lebanon's competitiveness in the global digital economy. This forward-thinking approach positions the country as a hub for innovation in the region.

    CEO Insights Asia in this issue presents a list of ‘Top 10 Leaders in Lebanon- 2023‘ who have leveraged their extensive industry expertise and experience in offering effective skills to the market. The following list has been prepared after being closely scrutinized by a distinguished panel of judges including CXOs, analysts and our editorial board. We recognize their valuable contribution to the ever expanding and competitive market and their ability to sustain themselves and emerge as top contestants through their reliable knowledge.

Top 10 Leaders In Lebanon - 2023

Company Logo Company Management Company Name Company Description
Dictalive Daniel Nehme ,CFO Dictalive A prominent leader having two decades of experience in various industries includes healthcare, banking and insurance, skilled in internal audit, financial analysis, management control retail banking, customer services
Shelvz Emile Harb ,Founder & CEO Shelvz An intelligent leader with over 15+ years of working experience in various countries, proficient in finance, market, mentor, advisor and more
Touch Lebanon Emre Gurkan ,CEO Touch Lebanon A seasoned leader with over 25 years of experience in international ICT, telecom and management consulting sectors, specializing in corporate strategy, digital and business transformation and more
Lebanon Food Company Mahmoud Abdelkarim ,COO Lebanon Food Company A vibrant leader with more extensive in in the wholesale industry, skilled in sales & marketing, marketing strategy, customer relationship management, sales operations and more
In Good Health Clinic Marwan Ghosn ,Founder In Good Health Clinic A dynamic leader with a career spanning over 30-year in hematology and medical oncology, specializing in oncology, patient care, mentoring, management and more
LIA Assurex Rita El-Khoury ,COO LIA Assurex A skilful leader having more expertise in operations organizational development, human capital, transformation, change management, audit quality assurance with over 25 years of experience
Synaps Network Rosalie Berthier ,Co-Founder Synaps Network An innovative leader having working experience across in diverse countries, skilled in financial management, administrative management, economics ad more
Bank of Beirut Dr Salim G. Sfeir ,Chairman Bank of Beirut An experienced leader with over four decades of extensive in banking sector, skilled in academia, business, commerce, finance and more
Continent Worldwide Hotels Shady Boueiry ,Managing Director Continent Worldwide Hotels A distinguished professional with over fifteen years of experience in the industry, expertise in revenue management, team management, strategic leadership, hospitality management, finance and more
Beesline Siddik Zaza ,COO Beesline A stunning leader with two decades of experience in pharmaceutical and cosmetic manufacturing, skilled in team management, communication, strategy and more

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