Mr. Hamod joined EFI in 2015 as General Manager of National Feed and Flour Production & Marketing LLC, one of the largest animal feed manufacturers and distributors in the UAE.
Mr. Hamod graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Management Information Systems from The Ohio State University.
After working in the field of telecom consulting for two years with American Management Systems (Now CGI Group), Mr. Hamod joined Wipro Technologies in its France office and lead consulting projects in Oil, Electricity & Gas in both the U.S.A. and Europe before returning for his MBA at Boston University Graduate School of Management.
In 2005, Mr. Hamod founded, owned, and managed Al Manal Food Industries, one of the largest commodities trading and food processing companies in Syria. Mr. Hamod moved to Dubai in 2013 as Managing Partner of Terra BiroyaAgro DMCC, a commodities trading and consulting house.
At Terra Biroya, Mr. Hamod led the design, built, and commissioning of Sounbula Mills FZE in Jebel Ali, one of the newest and most sophisticated wheat flour mills in the UAE before joining National Feed and Flour in June 2015.
Mr. Hamod manages the full operation at National Feed and Flour (NFFPM) which includes two large animal feed mills both in Abu Dhabi and Jebel Ali with a total capacity of 720,000 Metric Tons per year, a sea side grain terminal, and agricultural lands and investements overseas.
In addition to his role at NFFPM, Mr. Hamod was named COO of Emirates Food Industries in April 2018. In his new role, he overviews the operations at National Dairy Farms, Masakin Dairy Farms, National Bags, and National Dairy Factory.