Fadi Ghandour is the Co-Founder and Vice Chairman of Aramex where he served for 30 years as the company’s CEO. He is currently Chairman and managing partner of Wamda Capital a Venture Capital fund investing in MENA growth stage technology companies.
Fadi is also the Co-Founder of MENA Venture Investments, a seed capital investment company focusing on early stage tech companies in the MENA region and beyond. He is a member of the Board of The Abraaj Group, and the Chairman of Wamda, an entrepreneurship enabling platform for the MENA region. He is a Member of the Board of Trustees at the American University of Beirut (AUB) He served as a member of the Board of Yemeksepeti before its sale to Delivery Hero and Founding Investor in Maktoob.com.
Fadi also serves as a board member of Oasis 500, the first tech accelerator in the MENA region, based in Jordan. Fadi is the Founder and Chairman of Ruwwad for Development, a regional private sector-led community empowerment initiative that helps disadvantaged communities overcome marginalization through youth activism, civic engagement, and education, and provides access to capital for microbusinesses in marginalized communities.