Maroun Chammas


Board Member,
Executive Director,
Cyberia S.A.L.

Maroun Chammas is a serial entrepreneur with activities ranging from oil and gas to Telecom.

After completion of his Engineering degree in 1984, and MBA in 1986 from Boston University, he joined the family business as Operations Manager for the Chammas Group of Companies.

In addition to his current positions with Globalcom Holding he occupies the following positions:

  • Chairman and C.E.O of Phoenicia Oil Company
  • Chairman and C.E.O of Chammas Trading Contracting and Transport Co.
  • Vice Chairman G.M of Medco
  • Chairman and C.E.O of ELFMED Aviation (joint venture between Medco and Total aviation)
  • Vice President International Catering and Services (food supply and operations of Convenience Stores)
  • Chairman and C.E.O of Berytech s.c.a.l and Berytech Fund I & II

He was appointed Chairman of the board and Managing Director of Berytech (the technology Pole affiliated to the St Jospeh University of Beirut). Berytech helps entrepreneurs set up and create their business by providing counselling and support to their enterprise. Subsequently he set up the Berytech venture fund I in 2008 ($6M) and Berytech fund II in 2015 ($50M) to help entrepreneurs in equity investment.

Maroun Chammas was elected President of the Association of Petroleum Importing Companies of Lebanon (APIC) in August 2015 for a three years term (The association groups all companies in the sector), and he is a former board member of IDAL, the Investment and Development Authority of Lebanon (a government agency that reports directly to the Prime Minister).