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FARID EL KHALIL

Deputy Chairman & Director MAK Holdings Lebanon

Nationality :
Lebanese Citizen
Marital Status :
Married in 1973
Children :
Have 3 children:  2 Boys and a Girl
Education :
-International College (I.C.) 1965
-American University of Beirut (AUB)
-London School of Foreign Trade 1968
-Harvard University in 1985
-Various other management courses and
diplomas in Economics, Marketing,
Mercantile Law and Foreign Trade.

Experience

Joined the Seven-Up Bottling Company in1968 as Plant Manager. Was promoted to Marketing Director in 1972. Led the expansion program of the company into three new factories at Ikeja in Lagos, Ibadan in the west and Kano in the North.

Managing Director of International Tobacco Co PLC in 1986, a joint venture with Philip Morris Inc. In 1999, the company was sold. Received the Chieftaincy Title of Parakoyi of Ogbaland, “Chief” conferred by the King of the tribes of Yoruba land of Western Nigeria. Moved to Beirut, Lebanon as CEO, Lebanon & Overseas for the Group in 2000.
In 2001 was appointed as Deputy Chairman of MAK Holdings Ltd, and Chairman of the Human Resource Committee of the Board of MAK, the Holding Company of the El-Khalil family Group.
Member of Continental Beverages SAL (Holding) Board of Directors.
Member of Continental Beverages SAL (Offshore) Board of Directors.

Served as Director of Beirut Riyad Bank S.A.L., Lebanon; Director in Seven-Up Bottling Co. Nigeria, Director in Green Eagles Cork and Seals, (manufacturers of metal closures and plastic containers); Sunglass Nigeria Limited, (manufacturing of bottles and glass containers); Chairman of Tanzania Bottling SA; Chairman Cavalier Hotel, Beirut; Director & shareholder in various other Holding companies; and Director TIME ltd Beirut.

Chairman of The El-Khalil Foundation.
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    Rafic Dinner-Roma Restaurant Antwerp

    31/05/2018

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    Faysal Brunch at Babel Restaurant

    04/05/2018

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    Adnan Lunch at Ishbilia Restaurant London

    24/04/2018

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    Rafic Lunch at Onno Restaurant

    14/04/2018

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    Khaled Lunch Wafi Gourmet-Dubai

    11/04/2018

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    Farid Oyster Bar in Harrods London

    10/04/2018

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    Rafic Lunch at Rawdah Restaurant

    05/04/2018

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    Zouhair Brunch at Lamb House

    28/02/2018

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    Safwan Lunch in Riyadh

    20/02/2018

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    Zouhair Lunch at Ummi Restaurant

    27/01/2018

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    Zouhair Lunch in Sulatn Ibrahim

    10/01/2018

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    Safwan Lunch at Feluka Restaurant

    05/01/2018

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    El Khalils Gathering in Courcheval

    24/12/2017

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    Adnan Dinner Motcombs Restaurant London

    04/12/2017

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    Rafic Dinner-Roma Restaurant Antwerp

    30/11/2017

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    Safwan Dinner Riyadh Home

    18/11/2017

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    Safwan Dinner Cocteau Restaurant

    14/10/2017

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    Safwan Dinner in Mougins

    11/09/2017

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    Safwan Dinner Cannes

    10/09/2017

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    Faysal Monsef Beach House Dinner

    19/08/2017

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    Farid Hasbaya Festival

    10/08/2017

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    Dinner at Safwan House in Riyadh

    19/03/2017

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    Farid Fadel Restaurant

    04/03/2017

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    Dinner at Faysal Platinum

    02/03/2017

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    Akram Risk Tower Dinner

    14/02/2017

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    Clay Restaurant Al Rabieh

    07/02/2017

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    Dinner At Faysal Platinum

    29/10/2016

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    Meeting Arous El Bahr

    28/10/2016

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    Meeting At Faysal El Minsif Residence

    18/09/2016

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    10th Graduation Anniversary

    11/07/1988

    Graduates of the Class of 1965 celebrated their 10th anniversary reunion at IC Martin House on July 11th.
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