Board Of Directors
Mr. Khalid Y Hajj – Chairman of the Board
Mr. Khalid Hajj brings over 55 years of FMCG experience. In 1972 he founded the United Trading Corporation, which represents the foundation of our current Group. Mr. Hajj began his career in the food industry with the Olayan Group and helped establish the General Trading Company. In 1972 he decided to build his own FMCG import and distribution company and has since been the principal motivator and inspirational leader of the United Group.
Mr. Ahmad K Hajj – Vice-Chairman of the Board
Mr. Ahmad Hajj joined the Group in 1994 as the CEO. He is a BSC and MSc graduate of the University of Petroleum and Minerals and the University of Washington respectively. As an engineering graduate and prior to joining UG, Mr. Hajj worked for Saudi Aramco in the areas of Engineering and Project management for more than 13 years. Ever since he joined the Group Mr. Hajj has attended several financial and general management courses in the US.
Now Mr. Ahmad K Hajj assumes the function of Vice-Chairman of the board.
Mr. Tariq K Hajj – Board Member
Mr. Tariq Hajj is a BSc and MSc. graduate of the University of Petroleum and Minerals and the University of Washington. As the owner and principal of Tariq Hajj Architects Mr. Hajj is a renowned architect specializing in residential and commercial property design and development.