Vastly experienced, highly educated and driven to success, our Executive Team are responsible for realizing each step of the Nahdi strategy.
The region’s best, leading with integrity, care and purpose.
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Mr. Joharji was appointed Nahdi’s CEO and board member in 2014 and 2021 respectively. With over 28 years of sectorial experience, Mr. Joharji has held a number of leadership positions at Unilever Saudi Arabia and the Savola Group.
He holds a BA in Industrial Engineering from King Saud University in Riyadh.
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
First joining Nahdi in 2013 as Senior Director of the Planning and Financial Analysis Department, Mr. Al-Khubani currently holds the position of Chief Financial Officer.
Before joining Nahdi’s senior executive team, Mr. Al-Khubani held a number of managerial positions at Procter & Gamble, including Regional Financial Director (Arabian Peninsula & Pakistan) and Director of Strategic Planning.
He holds a bachelor’s degree from King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, KSA and is a Certified Management Accountant.
CHIEF NETWORK DEVELOPMENT OFFICER
Appointed to his current position in 2016, Mr. Aytah first joined Nahdi in 2006 as a Location Manager. During his time at the company, Mr. Aytah held several leadership roles, including Vice President of Network Development.
Before joining Nahdi, he held a leadership position was General Manager of Retail at Abdulatif Jameel Electronics & Air Conditioning.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in Sciences from King Abdulaziz University in Jeddah, KSA.
CHIEF MARKETING OFFICER & STRATEGY OFFICER
Appointed to his current position in 2019, Mr. Ismail started his professional career with Proctor & Gamble, where he held a number of executive positions, which include Regional Director – Arabian Peninsula & Pakistan.
He holds bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from King Abdulaziz University, KSA.
CHIEF SUPPLY CHAIN & BUSINESS SUPPORT OFFICER
With over 23 years of experience across retail, warehouse and supply chain management, Mr. Monagel is Nahdi’s Chief Supply Chain and Business Support Officer, a position has held since 2013.
Before joining Nahdi, Mr. Monagel was Executive Vice President of Supply Chain at Panda Retail, where he held a number of executive management roles.
He holds a BA in Industrial Engineering from King Abdul Aziz University.
CHIEF HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICER
Samer Bokharee joined Nahdi in 2018 as Chief Human Resources Officer. Before joining the company, Mr. Bokharee was at Pfizer and the National Commercial Bank (NCB), where he held several HR roles.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in Management Information Systems and Decision Sciences and a master’s degree in Information Systems from George Mason University, USA.
CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
Mr. Khattab was appointed to the position of Nahdi’s Chief Operating Officer in 2016. With over 19 years of experience across the retail and marketing sectors, Mr. Khattab joined Nahdi from Unilever, where he held several marketing positions, including Head of the Personal Care Marketing Department.
Mr. Khattab holds a master’s degree in Executive Management from the Arab Academy for Science and Technology and a bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy from Alexandria University.
CHIEF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY OFFICER
Dr. Khalid Tadlaoui is the Chief Information Technology Officer at Nahdi, a position he has held since 2011.
Beginning his professional career in 1993 as an EMEA Communications Project Manager at Proctor & Gamble, Dr. Tadlaoui also held a number of managerial positions at Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Sevola, where he was Executive Director from 2006 to 2010.
He holds an Engineering degree and a PhD in Computer Science from the Institut National des Sciences Appliquées in Toulouse, France.
CHIEF COMMERCIAL OFFICER
Karim Dimitri joined Nahdi in 2018 as Chief Commercial Officer.
With over 20 years of experience with the likes of Unilever and British American Tobacco, Mr. Dimitri is an experienced sales and marketing executive.
He holds both a an MA in Business Administration from the American University of Beirut (AUB), Lebanon.