Mr. Nabil Tabbara
General Manager, Levant, Visa
Nabil is currently Visa Inc. General Manager for the Levant region, which comprises Lebanon, Jordan, Syria, Iraq and Palestine. He is responsible for Visa’s overall business in these markets and works closely with clients, financial institutions and governments to help them in building the best payment eco-system in line with the latest developments in the payments world Visa has to offer.
Nabil joined Visa in August, 2013 coming from a Retail Banking background for the past 20 years. Since then, he has been instrumental in growing the payment landscape in collaboration with Visa’s clients in the region.
Nabil started his career with Bank Audi in Lebanon where he spent 7 years, and then moved to Qatar to work with Doha Bank for 13 years. He played an active role in setting up the Retail Banking business and strategy for the bank with a unique customer journey based on non-traditional and innovative collaborations with Telco’s and leading non-financial retail sectors.
Nabil holds an MBA in Business Management from the Lebanese American University-Lebanon.