Mr. Rudain Kawar is CEO of Kawar Group of Companies, which has diversified interests and investments in shipping, logistics, travel and tourism, information and communication technologies, real estate, energy, multimedia, health insurance, services, manufacturing, infrastructure, international trade and development.
Since 1998, Mr. Rudain Kawar has served as CEO of Gulf Agency Company and Manara Shipping Company and he is also a board member of the Red Sea Shipping Agency. He is chairman of the Jordanian Shipping Agents Association and vice chairman of South Maritime Investment/Maersk Jordan and Aqaba Shipping Company and Pacific International Lines.
In 1996, Mr. Rudain Kawar became board member of Energy Management Services Company. In 2008, capitalizing on the experience he gained in the field of energy efficiency, he initiated and became vice chairman of Kawar Energy, which strives to find for its customers energy solutions that are clean, green and sustainable.
Stemming from his sense of social responsibility, Mr. Rudain Kawar joined Ahiya’a Amman Real Estate Company as a board member. The company is responsible for the revival of old neighborhoods of Amman. In 2001, Mr. Rudain Kawar became chairman of Injaz, an organization to inspire and prepare Jordanian youth and enhance their opportunities to join the job market as qualified employees and entrepreneurs. He is also a member of the Board of Trustees at the Princess Sumaya University for Technology.
In 2006, Mr. Rudain Kawar set up “D1G,” with a portal www.d1g.com and a unique Arabic search engine aimed at encouraging more Arab-speaking users to use and benefit from the Internet.
Mr. Rudain Kawar has a B.A. in Economics and Political Sciences and an MBA from Boston College, USA.