Riccardo Fernand Hosri was born in Beirut in 1973 in a family of business entrepreneurs whose motto is " Merit by Knowledge, Hard work and Tradition".
It is therefore normal that at a young age and whilst in his 1st year of college, Riccardo has integrated the family business through SACOTEL sal, one of the companies of the FERNAND HOSRI GROUP of which he is a board member since year 2000.
After having pursued his early school years in College Des Freres Maristes Champville in Lebanon and due to the series of intermittent wars, he traveled to England and graduated from The International School of Choueifat UK (SABIS), Bath.
His patriotism, loyalty, dedication and sense of sacrifice for his homeland pushed him to come back.
He entered the American University of Beirut (AUB) in 1991 and then continued his BS and obtained his Marketing and Management degrees with high distinction from The Lebanese American University (LAU) in 1996.
After having proves his skills in marketing, management and strategy planning and having occupied various positions in the family business company, he has been appointed CEO pf Sacortel sal on January 2015; SACOTEL being the market leader in telecom, security and automation systems and solutions in Lebanon since 1974.
He is also Markeing Director at URMET Middle East since 2013.
General Manager at Sacotel Panasonic Services Company (SPS) since 2009.
Managing Director at SACOTEL FZCO - Dubai since 2017.
Besides this, his passion for Lebanon is also the source of one of his favorite hobbies, motorcycle riding which lead him to become the founder and general manager of F.A. HOSRI AUTOMOTIVE, as well as managing partner at Bikes & Co. a company he created in 2013. He is also Chairman at ANB Motorcycles Club since 2013.
On another note, he also offers his skills to the Syndicate of Security and Safety Professionals in Lebanon (SSSPL) which he presided from April 2012 to December 2016. He is currently sitting on its board as consultant.
Representing his family business, he is one if the founding members of the Family Business Network Levant, part of FBN International, and he is currently Vice Chairman of the Board.
Riccardo is married to Maria El Khoury and they are parents of 3 girls Leila, Raya and Joana
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