Mr. Walid Rasamny
Chairman & CEO, Rasamny Group
Chairman and CEO of the Rasamny Group of Companies since 1994, Walid Rasamny has established himself over the years as a seasoned vanguard of Lebanon’s vibrant auto industry.
He currently heads several successful firms including Century Motor Company, a leading automotive distributor in Lebanon, Rasamny Automotive Industries, Ras Motor Company and RasGas, operating in the automotive, construction and logistical equipment’s, and retail oil and gas fields.
An alumnus of Saint Jospeh University’s and NYU School of Law, Mr. Rasamny served as a legal advisor for the Olayan Group in Greece and Saudi Arabia between 1978 and 1982. He subsequently established a real-estate development company in the U.S. state of Connecticut.
Through his Lebanese companies, he has always focused on corporate social responsibility, initiating campaigns such as “NadafaHadara”, Hyundai Start-up Competition, repaving worn out roads and sponsoring and donating to numerous NGOs across the country.
The time-served businessman and father of four is also President of the Lebanese Korean Friendship Association (LFKA), whose prime mission is to facilitate all sorts of business and cultural exchanges between the two countries.