Board of Directors 2022-2023

The Board of Directors of the ABCK-AmCham Kuwait consists of volunteers elected by the general membership and is supported by an ex-officio member representing the U.S. Department of Commerce and coordinating AmCham activities with the U.S. Embassy Kuwait. There are four officers and eleven Board Members. The Chairperson is the spokesperson for the membership.

Officers of the Board of Directors

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Pete Swift

Chairman ABCK-AmCham Kuwait

Senior Project |Manager


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Dr. Arezou Harraf

Vice-Chair ABCK-AmCham Kuwait

Chief Executive Officer

Learn & Evolve LLC

Rashed Almanee
Rashed Almunae

Secretary ABCK-AmCham Kuwait

Deputy CEO

United Beverages Co – Pepsi

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Amit Arora

Treasurer ABCK-AmCham Kuwait

Associate Partner | Tax

Ernst & Young

Corporate Board Members

Akram Delmonte

Akram E. Kamal

General Manager

Del Monte Kuwait


Alaeddine Karim

Country Manager

Microsoft Kuwait

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Jody Mangus

Assistant to the President

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Khadija Oubala


Sultan Center for Trading and General Contracting

Meziane Ghaoui

Meziane Ghaoui

Regional Business Manager


Alhawli Musaed

Rt. Brig. Gen. Musaed Al Hawli

Managing Director

Boeing International Corporation

Omar Amireh

Acting CEO

Citi Bank


Sam Jauhari


GFT – Gulf Facilities General Trading Co

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Tamer El Sallab

Head of Gulf States


Small Enterprise / Individual Board Members


Chester Bryniarski

Projects Contracts Manager, Key Personnel

Technip E&C UK, Technip Energies N.V.


Omar Ben Naji

Managing Partner

Everyware Pro Information Technology Consulting WLL

Ex-Officio Members

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Eric Podzorski

Senior Commercial Officer

U.S. Embassy

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Paola De La Roche

Executive Director

ABCK-AmCham Kuwait