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Walid Nassar
H.E. Najib Mikati
Curriculum Vitae
(September 2020)
Walid Raphael Nassar
Date & Place of birth: 1968 Jbeil
Address: Beirut-Downtown-AN Nahar Bldg-3rd Floor
Academic Achievements and Certificates:
  • Master of Advanced Study in Civil Engineering - Saint Joseph University ESIB – “Ecole Supérieure d’ingenieurs de Beyrouth” in cooperation with ESTP university of Paris in 1994
  • Bachelor’s Degree in civil engineering - Saint Joseph University (ESIB) in 1990
  • Member of the Syndicate of Engineers of Beirut – Public Works in 1991
  • Certificate in quality control ISO 201 by Bureau Veritas
  • Certificate in planning/programming and project management by Oracle
  • Certificate in the management and maintenance system programming for Public Facilities
  • Certificate of application of geographic information systems (GIS) for cities and municipalities
Professional Experiences:
  • Founder and CEO of several companies in Lebanon and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in the field of engineering, contracting and project management since 2001
  • Execution and management of some projects in Lebanon and abroad:
    • Consultancy and technical studies for the G20 summit to be held in Saudi Arabia in November 2020
    • Design and studies for Lebanon's participation in Expo 2020-Dubai, along with a complete study of the public and private sectors in Lebanon
    • Design, Execution and Operation of The Arab Economic Summit in Beirut in 2019
    • Studies of pilot projects – PPP (Public Private Partnership) 2017-2019
    • Projects for Aramco in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia 2008-2015
    • Management and Execution of projects for Saudi Telecom Company (STC) and Zain Company in 2005-2010
    • Design, Execution and Operation of OPEC conference in Beirut in 2004
    • Design, Execution and Operation of The Arab Summit in Beirut in 2002
    • Design, Execution and Operation of The Francophone Summit in Beirut in 2001
    • Execution of the educational television building of the center of Educational Research and Development (CERD) in 2000
  • Accumulated experience in private sector companies and in the academic field and university research
  • Consultant in the Department of Planning and Development for a group of holding companies in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in 2010-2019
  • Member of the Special Jury for Project Evaluation of the Department of Architectural Engineering at the Lebanese American University (LAU) in 2010-2011-2012
  • Trade exchange between Europe and the Arab countries in 2006-2015
  • Preparing studies to develop commercial sectors to represent Lebanese products in foreign markets
Experiences in the Public Sector:
  • Member of the Competitions Committee of the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) 2014-2019
  • President of the Lebanese Basketball Federation 2013-2016:
    • Lifting the international sanction imposed on Lebanon and positioning again Lebanon on the international map in 2014
    • Issuing recommendations and a brief program of work to transform sport into a productive industry
  • Issuing a book summarizing the experience, with suggestions for developing the youth and sports sector, in addition to spreading the culture of financial transparency with a detailed presentation of the annual financial budgets, after being audited by financial specialists 
  • Honorary president of Byblos Sports Club, Jbeil, 2012
  • President and founder of Leo Phoenix Jbeil Club in 1992
Employing expertise to serve Lebanon, with a focus on productive economic plans and partnerships between the public and private sectors.