Said Hourani


Said is the CEO of National Solvents in Jebel Ali and was previously a General Manager for Galadari Investments, crowning a career spanning over 25 years, managing business development and management operations for reputed organizations in UAE & GCC. He worked actively as a business adviser and implementation consultant in the establishment and development of strategic initiatives in industrial, agricultural  and real estate  projects in Austria, Italy, Greece, Albania , Jordan, Turkey, Kenya, Zambia, Tanzania, Sudan,  Iran, UAE, Egypt, Lebanon, Syria, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, Qatar, Kuwait, Oman, Kosovo, Ethiopia, Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan. He lectures in strategic management and strategic marketing, strategic planning (BSC), Organizational Development, QMS, HACCP, performance  management, Taxation, Cost Analysis/Formulation  and industrial costing. He also participated in conferences with papers and researches covering food safety, standardization and quality management systems. He is a QMS auditor certified by TUV and holds Bachelor of Commerce major in Accounting.