Tue 01 Mar 2011 12:21 PM
Randa Al Akkad

Randa Al Akkad

Industry: Retail

Company: Al Fahim Holdings

Designation: Development Manager

Country: Syria/Syria

Occupation: Development Manager

Randa Al Akkad has had over twenty years experience in the beauty,
retail, luxury, cosmetics and fashion businesses.

While she received her education at Boston
Architectural College
in the US
and received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Interior Design, her experience has extended
beyond this and she has become a guru in brand creation and development. She is
currently senior strategic business development manager for Al Fahim Holdings, the
parent company to Dubai-based Paris Gallery and one of the largest fashion names
in the Gulf.

Prior to her appointment at Al Fahim Holdings, Al Akkad learnt
her trade as regional retail manager for Chanel USA, where she worked for ten years.
She is also a board member of the Syrian Business Council.