Ramzi Saboury joined areeba sal in March 2017 as Chief Commercial Officer, after occupying the position of Country Manager at VISA Inc for Lebanon, Syria, and Iraq during the last 5 years. During this period, Mr. Saboury, with the support of both the banking sector and the Central bank, has achieved many milestones in the innovation arena such as issuing and acquiring business, both of which encouraged the secured growth of the e-payment industry. He started his career in banking at the National Bank of Kuwait and then moved to Ahli United Bank as regional head of private banking services for Kuwait, Qatar, United Kingdom, and Bahrain. He then moved to the Commercial Bank of Kuwait as Head of Marketing. Ramzi won the award of the most promising banker for Middle East and Asia Pacific from the Asian Bankers Association and received the award in Hanoi Vietnam. Mr. Saboury graduated from Wayne State University from Michigan in the USA with a bachelor’s degree in electrical and computer engineering.