Fuad Chapra

Head of Private Enterprise & Family Business

KPMG in Saudi Arabia

Fuad joined KPMG Saudi Arabia in 2014, bringing 23 years of experience across a range of industries. Fuad is the Head of Family Business Advisory in the Saudi Levant Cluster and also serves as Head of Advisory in the western region of Saudi Arabia.

Fuad has led the execution of M&A transactions, group restructuring assignments, numerous business valuations including portfolio assessments in addition to specialized advisory services to the government of Saudi Arabia and leading family businesses in the Kingdom.

Prior to joining KPMG, Fuad held several leadership positions within Savola Group, amongst other roles he served CFO, VP M&A and VP Growth Strategy. His last position within the Savola Group was CFO of Azizia Panda United Company (“APU”), one of the largest retailers in the region. His other experiences include formulation of Savola Group’s growth strategy, structuring and execution of M&A Deals and securing international franchise brands from Europe, South Africa and South East Asia.

Fuad also served as a Board member in the Board of Directors for Savola Franchise Division (Saudi Arabia), New Marina for Plastics Industries (Egypt) and United Company for Central Markets (Lebanon).

Fuad is a frequent speaker on family business sustainability at forums and events. 

  • MBA in Finance and MIS, King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals

  • BS in Computer Science, King Abdulaziz University

  • Certificate in Global Management, INSEAD, France