Born in Beirut, Lebanon in 1952, Fouad Makhzoumi spent his childhood in his birthplace. Receiving his preliminary and secondary education at the renowned International College of Beirut, he then went on to take these teachings to Michigan Technological University where he graduated with a Master’s degree in chemical engineering. It was in the same year of 1975 in which he took his first steps to career prosperity by going to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia where he eventually proved himself worthy of leading the Future Pipe Industries Group, a company that has seen global triumph over the years. He is also a profound investor with numerous successful investments under his belt.
His qualities expand from a confident businessman to a beloved public figure. He is constantly finding new ways to provide deserving prospects with the needed tools to make it in the business world. This goodwill is exemplified in his establishment of the National Dialogue Party (2004) and the Forum of National Dialogue (2013). Alongside his public relations work, he has also partaken in his fair share of humanitarian and philanthropic activities. He and his wife founded the Makhzoumi Foundation, a private Lebanese non-profit organization, which offers vocational training, health care, and micro-credit programs to aid Lebanese civil society live independently and raise awareness for sustainable development in all areas. Fouad also has a tightly knit relationship with a number of celebrated educational institutions and has a charitable reputation as a result of numerous endowments to these institutes.
Introducing Fouad Makhzoumi, a man whose notable accomplishments have cemented him as one of Lebanon’s global figures. Coming from a humble background, his road to prosperity was one he paved with hard work and unrelenting faith. Initially showing interest in engineering, he took this passion and found ways to successfully implement it in the field of business. Upon a number of fruitful business prospects, he was confident enough to take his learnings to his cherished Lebanon, where he thrived in giving back to the people of his country. After graduation he was ready to settle down and start a family with lifelong partner May Makhzoumi. The honesty, compassion, and empathy in their relationship perfectly reflected their work ethic. Fouad Makhzoumi is a man of many titles, among them a lucrative businessman, respected public figure, generous philanthropist, and loving family man, fully dedicated to his country and its youth.
The main definition of democracy is the rule of people by people for people.Fouad Makhzoumi Beirut - Feb 22, 2006
We need reform to unify the country to face the many challenges as the large deficit , public debt, peace settlements in order to move forward to change the regional dynamics as per the UN resolutionsFouad Makhzoumi Beirut - June 15, 2010
The only way to forward for a stable country is to change the election law by decreasing the election age to 18 and to apply proportional presentation.Fouad Makhzoumi Beirut - June 15, 2010
Positive thinking leads us to establish a sustainable solutions for our political status. We were hopeful last week with the promise from the speaker of the house to reduce the extended period for the parliament to run elections with a new law.Fouad Makhzoumi Beirut - November 11, 2013
The demands of the public movement are justifiable along with the Demands of all the Lebanese from all separate regions. This movement should not be politicized.Fouad Makhzoumi Beirut - October 12, 2015