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Riad Obegi
Riad Obegi
Board Member

Dr. Riad Obegi is a member of the 3rd generation of the Obegi family, he graduated from Lyon Lumiere University with a PhD in Economics in 2008 and holds a PMD from Harvard Business School. He has extensive bank management experience of over 35 years. He is the Chairman and General Manager of Banque BEMO SAL, Non-Executive Chairman of Banque Bemo Saudi Fransi SA (BBSF – Syria) and Banque BEMO Europe (Luxembourg) as well as the Chairman of Unifert Holding SA.

The Obegi Group is a large family-owned conglomerate established in 1905. Today, the Group operates in diverse sectors of activities, comprising, among others:

  1. Banks and financial institutions
    • Private & Corporate Banking - Banque BEMO sal
    • Private Banking - BEMO EUROPE
    • Retail & Commercial Banking - BanqueBemo Saudi Fransi
    • Financial Institution (Securitization and Structured Finance) - BemoSecuritisation SAL (BSEC)
    • Brokerage and asset Management - BemoOddo Investment Firm Limited
      1. Agri-Business
      2. Consumer Goods
        • Al Wadi Al Akhdars.a.l
        • Obegi Consumer Products s.a.l
        • Logisticas.a.l
      3. Chemicals
        Obegi Chemicals - For more than 100 years, Obegi Chemicals has been a leader in chemical distribution across the Middle East, North & East Africa.
      Their products and industries include:
      • Household Care
      • Construction
      • Agro Chemicals
      • Coatings
      • Ink
      • Leather & Textile
      • Nutrition
      • Oil & Gas
      • Personal Care
      • Pharma
      • Polyurethane