Aujan Group appoints Dr. Kamel Abdallah to the Board of Directors of Aujan industries Co.

March 11, 2008 12:32 pm

Since 1972, Sheikh Adel Aujan has been recognized as a pioneer and the driving force behind Aujan Group – a company in existence for more than a century – and has been responsible for the company’s dramatic evolution from a trading organization to a multinational entity.

With over 15 companies running under his leadership, Sheikh Adel Aujan was recently named Businessman of the Year at the 2007 KSA Arabian Business Awards and Aujan Industries Co. won best manufacturing company in 2006.

Continuing his role as the CEO of Rani Investment, Executive Advisor to Sheikh Adel Aujan and member of his executive committee, Dr Kamel Abdallah has expanded responsibilities in his capacity as board member chairing the strategy and audit committees of the board. His success with Rani Investment, an international, multi-hundred million-dollar investment company, has resulted in equity ownership across the GCC, Iran, the Levant, and the region.

Rani investment focuses on the following sectors: manufacturing and distribution of beverages and confectionary, hospitality, mining and trading. Aujan Industries is also the largest private bottler of juice under its own brands in the Gulf.

Sheikh Adel Aujan said, “Dr. Kamel Abdallah has a proven track record with the Aujan Group. We are confident that the board will benefit greatly from his extensive experience and capability, specifically in commercial and financial institutions in the Middle East.”

“I am excited about being part of the leadership team at Aujan Industries as it embarks on another phase of its transformation into the super-regional beverage brand power house that is built on world class manufacturing system,” concluded Dr. Kamel Abdallah.