Chairman of Obegi Group, Dr. Riad Obegi is also Chairman
of the BEMO Group of banks and financial institutions,
Chairman of Unifert Holding Lebanon, Vice- Chairman
of Fertitrust Holding in Luxembourg, who are part
of the Obegi Group holding. Dr. Riad Obegi is also
Board member of Obegi Chemicals Group.
Dr. Riad Bechara Obegi is a member of the third-generation of the Obegi family. He has over 35 years of extensive banking management experience. He joined the family business founded by his Grand father in 1905 which has grown into the Obegi Group, a regional network of companies including banks and financial institutions, agri-business, chemicals and consumer goods, throughout the Middle East and Europe.
Dr. Riad Obegi graduated in 1981 with a BA in Business Law from the University of Paris ASSAS and a Master in Business Administration from Paris IX Dauphine, followed in 1982 by a Degree in Economy and Finance from the Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris. In 1997, he attended the Program for Management Development at Harvard Business School. He completed his Ph. D. in Economics from Lyon Lumière University in 2008 and his dissertation was published under the title, Risque et Crédit: “Le Certificat Hypothécaire, Une Solution pour Les Pays Emergents” and is presently in its second printing.
Ms Dana Obegi is clinical psychologist with a Master Degree of Saint Joseph University.
She is a member of “Société Libanaise de Psychanalyse”, the Lebanese Psychoanalytical Association.
She attended several training courses in Group Therapy with members of “Société Libanaise de Psychanalyse” from 1996 to 2001. Ms Dana Obegi is in Charge of a Practice and Analysis Course at the Psychomotor Institute of Saint Joseph University. In 2002, she established her private clinic which she has been managing since then.
After the life changing loss of her husband Georges Obegi - previously CEO of OCPH, co-CEO of Unifert and CEO of Obegi Group - Ms Dana Obegi took financial courses at ESA with Mr Leon Laulusa, Professor in the Financial Reporting and Audit department at ESCP. She learned Transactional analysis and organizational behavior through courses with Mrs Maria Kotsovoulou Professor of Negotiation, Leadership and Organizational Behavior at ESCP.
She also served on the Board of Obegi Consumer Products Holding in 2015.
In April 2020, she was appointed to the board of Obegi Group SA.