Lebanese people are famous for being successful all around the world! In every country where there is a Lebanese community, you can find Lebanese stars shining upon the country that they reside.
Every year, Arabian Business shares a list called Dubai 100: the most influential people in the emirate. Among these highly successful people are 10 Lebanese people!
#1 Elie Khouri
Rank: 11 Occupation: CEO of
Omnicom Media Group
(MENA). Achievement: “His foresight has contributed to his group leading from the front in terms of tech, data, content and anything in between, helping its clients to stay ahead of the curve in the process.”
#2 Osman Sultan
Rank: 13 Occupation: CEO of Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company.
Achievement: “He has driven Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (du) to become a key player in the region, with around 8.3 million mobile customers and more than 555,000 fixed-line subscribers.”
#3 Joelle Mardinian
Rank: 18 Occupation: Founder of Maison de Joelle and Clinica Joelle, and a host of a makeover show called Joelle.
Achievement: “She was appointed regional creative director for Max Factor in 2010 and has been featured in four global TV commercials for the brand.”
#4 Farid Chedid
Rank: 25 Occupation: Founder, chairman, and CEO of Chedid Capital Holding in addition to Seib Insurance Company.
Achievement: “He has been named a fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute of the UK, for his outstanding achievements.”
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