MENTOR // Fadi Ghandour’s Bio
Fadi is the Founder and Vice Chairman Aramex, where he served for 30 years as the company’s CEO. Aramex is one of the leading logistics and transportation companies in the Middle East, South Asia, and Africa and is the first company from the Arab world to go public on the NASDAQ stock exchange. Fadi is a Founding Partner of Maktoob.com; the world’s largest Arab On-Line community recently acquired by Yahoo!; is a member of the Board of Abraaj Capital, is a Founding Board Member of Endeavor Jordan and serves on the Advisory Board at the American University of Beirut and Oasis 500.
Today, Fadi is passionate about social entrepreneurship. He is the founder of Ruwwad for Development, is a Member of the Board of the “National Microfinance Bank” in Jordan, and has served as Vice Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Jordan River Foundation for over 10 years.