Fahad Kanoo

Fahad Kanoo

Fahad Kanoo

CEO - The Kanoo Group (UAE & Oman)

Fahad Kanoo is a 5th generation member of the Kanoo family and in keeping with tradition, he enhanced his skills in a competitive environment away from the family business after completing his studies. He subsequently joined the senior management team based in the UAE. Most recently Fahad received an executive EMBA with the world's renowned INSEAD Business School and successfully graduated in December 2017.

In 2010, he made the transition following the footsteps of his elders and joined The Kanoo Group in Dubai. After a period of orientation, Fahad became a key member of the UAE management team and now serves on a number of boards within the company along with joint ventures businesses including Kanoo Shipping, AkzoNobel UAE, CIS and BASF Kanoo.

He held various positions from Executive Director to Area Executive of The Kanoo Group, overseeing the UAE & Oman regions. At present, he serves as the President of Kanoo Shipping, the President of Kanoo Logistics, and the CEO of The Kanoo Group - UAE & Oman.

Fahad has a very active and dynamic personality. He keeps exceptional interests in football, cars and travel around the world.