Mr. Walid Salameh
Walid Salameh is the General Manager of Webcor Group – Beirut Office, a leading FMCG and Commodities company, operating mainly in Africa, Europe, Middle East and other several countries. Walid joined Webcor in 2010.
Established in the late 1978 in Zaire – modern day Democratic Republic of the Congo – Webcor Group began as a food company. By 1992, the company had grown to become a leader in soft commodities and FMCG (fast-moving consumer goods) in Angola. Currently, with trading and sourcing office across the globe, the Group employs a workforce exceeding 3,600 talented employees throughout the areas of operations.
Prior to joining Webcor Group, Walid occupied the position of “Deputy General Manager / Finance & Administrative Manager” at Unilever Levant between the years 1998 till 2010.
Unilever being a Sixty Billion U.S. Dollars, Multinational (Anglo - Dutch) Company engaged worldwide since 1880 in Manufacturing and Marketing Foods and Beverages (Lipton Tea, Knorr …), Ice Cream (Walls, Solero,…), Personal Care (Signal, Dove, Vaseline, Sunsilk… ), Home Care (Comfort, Jif, …), and many others exceeding the 400 brands related to Fast Moving Consumable Products.
Walid started his work experience as “Budget and Financial Analyst” from the year 1991 till 1997 at “Saint George Hospital” being a five stars University Hospital.
Walid holds a Master Degree in Business Administration from St. Joseph University (USJ) which is a private higher institute of education founded by the Jesuits in 1875 in Beirut (Lebanon). Walid has a vast and wide experience in Finance, tax, Administration and legal matters.