Ms. Mona Bawarshi

Mona Bou Azza Bawarshi holds an MBA from the American University of Beirut (AUB). She is the owner and CEO of Gezairi Transport group of companies — A family-owned freight forwarding, shipping and logistics company based in Lebanon, with branches in Turkey, Jordan, Iraq and Cyprus.

She is also an active licensed customs broker in Lebanon. Mona Bawarshi is a member of the Lebanese Vessels Owners Committee, International Federation of Freight Forwarders Association (FIATA) in Zurich, International Air Transport Association (IATA) in Geneva, a member of Lebanese Management Association (LMA) in Beirut and on the Advisory Board of The Institute for Family and Entrepreneurial Business at the Lebanese American University (LAU), Advisory Board of the Adnan Kassar School of Business at LAU.

She is a true believer in social work, philanthropy and education. She is a founding Member of Injaz, the President of Abdul Salam Bou Azza El-Gezairi Charity Foundation, member of the Board of Trustees of Makassed Philanthropic Islamic Association of Beirut, and member of the Board of Trustees of the International College (IC) Board of Trustees.

She is a highly respected social and business figure, as well as recognized and listed among the Most Influential Arab Women by Forbes, CEO Middle East and Arabian Business.