Management Team

Mohammed Mohebi, CEO



Mukesh-2Mukesh Dhoundiyal, Head of Consumer Division

Mukesh Dhoundiyal brings with him over 20 years of experience in marketing and business strategies applied to consumer durables, office automation, services and the FMCG industry.

Throughout his career, Mukesh has gained a reputation for his innovation, dynamism and success in stimulating people to achieve ambitious business goals. At BME, he is responsible for sales and distribution, marketing, strategic expansion and new business ventures for all the company’s consumer goods businesses in the GCC. He played the lead role in initiating and establishing BME’s geographical expansion in Oman and Qatar.

Prior to joining BME, he spent several years in marketing and strategic planning roles in India and GCC markets which, together with his academic training, have given him unique insights in building the consumer business at BME. A Doctoral scholar, Mukesh holds an MBA in Marketing and Strategy from XLRI, Jamshedpur in India.

FARES NASRFares Nasr, Head of Tobacco Division

As the Head of Tobacco Division, Fares Nasr brings 23 years of in-depth experience working with Habanos S.A.

Fares’s responsibilities cover all BME’s territories within the region and includes all domestic, duty free and retail outlets.

He also manages BME’s retail store chain of La Casa Del Habano and Le Tabac Exclusivo, comprising numerous stores across the region. Prior to joining BME, Fares was a board member and Commercial Director of Phoenicia Cyprus, the exclusive distributor of Habanos for the Middle East, Africa and other European countries.

Fares holds a Degree in Gestion Comptabilité – Finance (France), an MBA (USA) and a Ph.D. en Gestion d’Entreprise (France). He is a member of the Syndicate of Chartered Accountants of Lebanon.

Anil Jain-2Anil Jain, Head of Finance & HR

Anil Jain is a highly experienced professional with in-depth skills in financial and operational controls, Treasury, reporting, planning, due diligence and investment appraisal. His career spans 16 years in India and Middle East from manufacturing to retail.

His key responsibility at BME includes partnering business decisions, strategy, execution, working capital and profitability improvements. In addition to his financial role he is also in charge of HR, Logistics, IT and Administration. Anil holds a Master’s Degree in Commerce and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.