About us | Saradar Bank

Mission

To be a trustworthy partner offering our customers a different banking experience designed for their needs.

Values

Put customers interest first

Build lasting relationship with our customers based on trust and honesty
Use our full capabilities to protect our customers’ interest and preserve their confidences
Offer our customers a unique experience through convenience and simple banking
Tailor our products and services to meet our customers' needs

Adhere to the highest ethical and professional standards

Maintain highest standards of respect and equality
Observe high integrity and confidentiality standards
Deliver what we promise to our shareholders and partners
Use the Bank’s resources cost-effectively

Inspire innovation and change

Question the status quo and dare to be different and disruptive
Re-invent and improve our offering to shape the future
Rapidly adapt to changing environments by embracing an agile way of working

Create a unique environment for our people

Attract, retain and empower talented people to deliver their very best
Encourage transparency and inclusiveness, and support each other to succeed
Use the meritocracy-based model as the only path to grow
Uphold highest level of accountability in pursuing performance and results

Strategy

Our long-term strategy reflects our mission and enables us to create value for our customers, shareholders and communities. The elements that allow us to execute our strategy are our people, our performance-driven culture and our access to a unique set of capabilities.

Build a distinctive digital Bank that enables mobility, accessibility & efficiencies.

To have the widest reach of all Banks, thus limiting the disadvantage of a modest physical footprint
To make money and banking products accessible to new emerging segments
To significantly improve our efficiencies and response time to customers
To reduce our cost structure, hence creating more value to our customers, shareholders and communities

Develop a unique approach to private banking.

To have an ‘Always On’ attitude, serving our customers anywhere, anytime
To have a unique approach for investment advice and wealth organization, protecting the interest of our customers
To ensure our customers are part of a global partnership ecosystem, making international banks & financial institutions accessible to them

Offer a differentiated corporate and commercial banking proposition.

To build a trust-based relationship with our customers, that culminates into tailored-made project financing
To solve SMEs’ most pressing issues and make money accessible to them
To build a wide network of corresponding banks enabling our customers to trade globally without restrictions

Board Of Directors

Mr. Mario Saradar

Chairman - CEO

Sheikh Fouad EL-Khazen

Honorary Chairman

Mr. Alfred Wiederkehr

Honorary Vice-Chairman

Mr. Jamil El-Khazen

Member

Ms. Laura El-Khazen Lahoud

Member

H.E. Mr. Michel El-Khoury

Member

Mr. Carlos Ghosn

Member

Mr. Joe Issa-El-Khoury

Member

Saifi Invest Holding sal represented by Mr. Nabil Moukattaf

Member

Mr. Joseph Saddi

Member

Shammas Economic Institute represented by Mr. Nizam Shammas

Member

Mr. Christian Steinfels

Member

Management

Mr. Mario Saradar
Chairman-CEO
Mr. Pierre Naggear
General Manager-Corporate & Commercial Banking
Mr. Youssef Dib
General Manager-Private & Investment Banking
Mrs. Martine Hochar
Assistant General Manager-Private Banking
Mrs. Hala Abou Jaoudé
Assistant General Manager-Corporate & Commercial Banking
Mrs. Micheline Dib
Assistant General Manager-Retail Banking
Mr. Sami Abou Jamous
Chief Strategy & Planning Officer
Mrs. Biba Nohra
Chief Human Resources Officer
Ms. Amale Choueri
Chief Audit Executive
Mr. Jean Abou Assi
Acting Chief Digital Officer
Ms. Youmna Moukarzel
Acting Chief Operations Officer
Mr. Emile Shalala
Head of Treasury & Capital Markets
Mrs. Maya Moujaes
Head of Correspondent Banking
Ms. Danielle Moutran
Head of Finance
Mr. Jad Abou Rjeily
Head of Compliance
Mr. Henri Bouiller
Head of Risk Management
Ms. Carine Kouyoumji
Head of Credit Risk
Ms. Hala Cabbabé
Head of Communication
Mrs. Rita Makhlouf
Head of Fiduciary
Mrs. Nelly Ghazal
Head of Investment Advisory
Me Maya Tabet Chidiac
Head of Internal Legal Affairs
Ms. Dina Sfeir
Corporate Secretary
Mrs. Lubna El Masri
Senior Regional Manager Beirut West & South Lebanon
Mrs. Roula Abou Ghazaly
Regional Manager Metn & Kesrouan
Mrs. Inas Sleiman
Regional Manager Beirut

Shareholders

Saradar Partners
30.81%
Ste Al Bustania SAL
19.71%
Wiederkehr Group Holding SAL
12.62%
Shammas Economic Institute SAL
12.04%
Saifi Invest Holding SAL
11.32%
Carlos Ghosn
4.58%
Beatrice Wiederkehr
2.36%
Myrna Bustani
2.03%
Jamil El-Khazen
1.96%
Laura El-Khazen Lahoud
1.96%
Others
0.61%