Tarek Aggad

Chairman of the Board of Directors

Mr. Tarek Aggad is Chairman and CEO of Arab Palestinian Investment Company- APIC, an investment holding company which he helped to launch in 1994. APIC's investments are diverse in the fields of fast moving consumer goods (FMCG), manufacturing of meat and construction material, pharmaceuticals, cars, and retail with a presence in Palestine, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, and United Arab Emirates through its nine subsidiaries which include: Unipal General Trading Company; Siniora Food Industries Company; National Aluminum and Profiles Company (NAPCO); Palestine Automobile Company; Medical Supplies and Services Company; Arab Palestinian Shopping Centers (BRAVO); Sky Advertising, Public Relations and Event Management Company; Arab Leasing Company and the Arab Palestinian Storage and Cooling Company. APIC is one of the largest employers in Palestine with around 2000 employees.

Mr. Aggad has been also responsible for supervising several businesses of the Aggad Investment Company (AICO) - a Saudi diversified holding firm.

Mr. Aggad sits on the Board of Directors of several prominent investment, manufacturing, distribution and services companies in Palestine, Jordan and Saudi Arabia including Bank of Palestine, Palestine Electric Company, King Hussein Cancer Foundation, and Kings Academy. He was named a Global Leader of Tomorrow (GLT) by the World Economic Forum at Davos in 2001.

Mr. Aggad holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics with honors from Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.