Mr. Rami Bekdash has headed the Exeed Industries (“Exeed”) Legal Department since November of 2015. He is responsible for the day-to-day, as well as the longer term strategic, legal affairs and governance of the Exeed Group – overseeing all legal matters for the companies making up the Exeed Group.
Mr. Bekdash brings over 15 years of progressive leadership experience through various legal roles spanning private practice, government, and in-house. Having spent half of his professional career as in-house counsel in the UAE, he has acquired an in-depth knowledge of the commercial and cultural setting of the region, essential to dispensing accurate, efficient, and appropriately framed legal advice.
Before joining Exeed, Mr. Bekdash was a legal advisor at the National Holding Group level, where he was responsible for the legal support and growth of key Group subsidiaries, along with generally reinforcing the group-wide legal strategy. Before National Holding, Mr. Bekdash spent 4 years at the Chalhoub Group, as a corporate advisor in their Dubai headquarters office.
Mr. Bekdash holds a Juris Doctor Degree from Texas Southern University, in Houston (2009); and is a USA licensed attorney. He also earned two Bachelor’s Degrees, one in Government and one in Spanish, from the University of Texas at Austin (2005). In addition, he holds a Business Foundations Certificate from the same university (2004).