Taking his experience beyond the region, Nicolas was appointed as the New Equipment Business Director (NEB) for KONE South Europe, Middle East, and Africa as of June 2019, where he developed and implemented NEB strategy for the area, developing country specific action plans to achieve short- and long-term business goals. As of April 1, 2022, Nicolas is now leading the MEA region as Managing Director, responsible for business development, budget planning, driving profitability and the alignment of all operational activities within KONE’s guidelines and objectives.
Such exposure throughout the years gave him deep insights on various aspects of the industry and the business, making it no surprise then that Nicolas acts as the face of KONE in the region for both customers and stakeholders.
Along with an Executive MBA received from London Business School in 2012, Nicolas also holds a Master’s degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from the Lebanese University in Beirut. He is fluent in Arabic, English and French.