Dr. Fouad Zmokhol
CEO of Zimco group (ME) and SAPDIB (Africa)
President of the “Association of Lebanese Business People in the World” (RDCL World)
Professor at Saint Joseph University (USJ) and the Lebanese American University (LAU)
Independent Board Member
Entrepreneur, leader, author and educator, Dr. Fouad Zmokhol holds a Doctorate in Business Administration from Newport University (USA). Thanks to his visionary and strategic perspective, he coached and mentored hundreds of young entrepreneurs and inspired businessmen to preserve and develop the public economic systems, with a view to boosting local and international investments.
The combination of his hard work, wisdom and transparency has left an indelible mark on the Lebanese Businessmen Association (RDCL), which he presided from 2011 until 2016. In 2017, he was elected President of the Association of Lebanese Business People in the World (RDCL World).
CEO of Zimco Group (ME) and of SAPDIB (Africa), Dr. Zmokhol continues to share his secrets of success and motivational insights as Professor of Managerial Strategies, Entrepreneurship, and Corporate Governance at Saint Joseph University (USJ) and Leadership-Communication at the Lebanese American University (LAU).
Dr. Zmokhol was a keynote speaker at national, regional and international conferences, such as the French Senate, the OECD, the Euro-Mediterranean Think Tank (IPEMED), the Union of Arab Banks (UAB), Agence Universitaire Francophone (AUF), the Lebanese-Mexican Chamber of Commerce, the Lebanese-African Chamber of Commerce, the Arab Ministerial Conference, the Lebanese-Canadian Chamber of Commerce, Paris Municipality… He is regularly invited to speak at major local, regional and international universities: LAU, AUB, USJ, USEK, Sofia University, HEC Montreal…
He wrote various publications and research papers on Corporate Governance, Business Ethics, Business Leadership, International Marketing, Strategic Management, Entrepreneurship, Corporate Communication, Economic Revival, Micro and Macro Economics…
Dr. Zmokhol sits on the boards of several institutions, namely ITG (HOLCOM Group); BSEC (BEMO Group); Bemo Bank (Cyprus), Agence Universitaire Francophone (AUF) Strategic Orientation Board; Board of Trustees at Lebanese American University (LAU); Board of Trustees at Notre Dame University (NDU); Business Advisory Board of the OECD (MENA); Forum Francophone des Affaires (FFA); Institute of Directors (IOD); Strategic Committee of the Management Faculty at Saint Joseph University (USJ); Advisory Board of the Management Faculty at the Lebanese American University (LAU); Management Committee at Collège Notre Dame de Jamhour (NDJ).