Dr. Lina Noureddin, President and Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Lina established Lamar after a successful 20-year career spanning business and government. Working closely with strategic clients, including Saudi Aramco, Dr. Lina has helped to oversee and deliver several key PPP infrastructure projects across Saudi Arabia and the GCC region.
As chief executive, Dr Lina is responsible for overseeing all of Lamar’s business activities worldwide. This includes hundreds of people and partners in Lamar and joint-ventures operating across the GCC region. During her tenure, Dr Lina has led Lamar through a number of successful ventures and grown relationships with a number of key government stakeholders.
She has led access into new countries, including Italy, Algeria, Spain and Bulgaria, and high-graded the portfolio with the acquisition of ABB’s EPC business in 2017.
Under her leadership, Lamar has made significant improvements in both gender and global diversity, and she also boosted the Arkad female workforce to 15%, a notable achievement in Saudi Arabia.
Dr Lina holds a Bachelors in Chemistry and a PhD in Finance.