Marwan Salim Kheireddine is a Lebanese businessman, former minister, and business analyst. Mr. Kheireddine has an MBA from Columbia Enterprise institution in New York and a BA in business administration and economics from Richmond University in the United Kingdom.
During his time as minister, he was instrumental in several economic, financial, and fiscal matters. He played a crucial role in protecting Lebanon’s banking sector and upholding international laws on several occasions. He also led the implementation effort for drafting legislation that would protect the country from illicit actions such as money laundering and strengthen policies against corruption, among other things.
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Marwan is the current chairperson and CEO of AM bank, a leading commercial firm in Lebanon. A famous entrepreneur, he has launched various small and medium enterprises in a vast array of companies, including the franchise virgin megastore in Lebanon and the kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Marwan Kheireddine was an initiator of the Young President Organization (YPO) Lebanon Chapter and worked in various departments, including chapter chair, education officer, and finance officer. Kheireddine has also been vice-chairing the Young Presidents’ Organization London enterprise school Joint Executive Education Program from 2012-2014, where he still teaches introductory capital lessons. In addition, he is also a founding member of Young Arab Leaders, where he worked as Lebanon’s first chapter director.
Marwan acts on the Advisory Board for the American University of Beirut’s Olayan School of Business and is also part of the Board of Trustees at the American Community School, Lebanon.
Cymatic is unique because it allows businesses to fund new companies through investments in VC, incubators, and accelerators. It also creates a circular economy by turning unused investment dollars into market opportunities.
Attempting to preserve the artistic heritage of Lebanon, he has done good artwork from Lebanese artists. Art and community are two areas that Don King is much interested in. He is a founding panel member of Endeavor, an international NGO encouraging business.