Fahad Kanoo is a 5th generation member of the Kanoo family and in keeping with tradition, he honed his skills in a competitive environment away from the family business after completing his studies. Fahad is a graduate of American Intercontinental University in Los Angeles majoring in International Business. He later joined a leading Islamic bank and worked in the Wealth Management department.
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, S5 Agency World, Akzo Nobel UAE, Freightworks and BASF Kanoo. From being the Executive Director, he is now the Area Executive of The Kanoo Group overseeing the UAE & Oman regions.
Fahad has a very active and dynamic spersonality. He keeps exceptional interest in football, cars and travelling around the world.