Speaker Profile

Akram Abughamja

Partner and General Manager
Olin Holdings

Akram Abughamja is a partner and general manager of Olin Holdings, a family-owned business operating in Libya in multiple economic sectors with a vision to combine commercial interests with a commitment to Libya's development. Olin Holdings owns and operates a milk and juice factory under a franchise license from Candia Milk of France, one of the top three UHT Milk brands in the Libyan market, and is active in real estate development with substantial investments planned in the near future in this sector. The company has also been active in commodities trading for over two decades, supplying the Libyan market with wheat, sugar, oil and more. Akram is a graduate of the London School of Economics' Master of Finance and Economics program.

Updated January 16, 2013