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The team at Fusion Group Holding has over 50 years of experience in the Middle East markets. With both native English and Arabic speakers plus over 10 other languages spoken fluently, our group works together seamlessly to provide top quality service to our clients. We are specialists in a variety of areas and we know the local markets inside and out.

We take pride in our strong relationships, including those with clients, government departments, and ministries alike. Our team is passionate about delivering the highest standard of work, to ensure that our clients thrive.

If you’re thinking about starting a business in Qatar, the UAE, or Oman, our friendly team are here to help. To say hello, get in touch with us on +974 4012 0300 or via info@fusion-me.com.

Sheikh Abdulrahman Bin Hassan Al Thani

Chairman

John Forde

Vice Chairman

Finny Ipe

CEO

Mohammed Hammad

Group Head of Legal

Liam Trump

Group Head of Business Development

Tihana de Windt

Group Head of Operations

John George

Group Head of Finance

Filip Rideau

Managing Director Fusion Outsourcing & Recruitment

Nathan Delaney

General Manager Spectrum

Sarah Chaker

Marketing Manager

Savanna Tantum

Operations Manager

Saleh Saleh

Operations Manager

Mathew Sam

Operations Manager

Noura Rezgui

Service Manager

Amr El Gammal

Legal Advisor

Emad Eldin Mohy

Legal Advisor

Edgar Geguiento

Document Control Supervisor

Abigail Arellano

Receptionist/Secretary

Boney John

IT Administrator

Nevin Kurian

Senior Accountant

Julia Buenviaje

Accountant

Robby Algas

Senior Accountant

Jestin Abraham

Accountant

Vanja Koljensic

Client Relations Executive

Jubesh Kalathil

Operations Manager

Feten Souaied

Client Relation Executive

Adnan Adel

Account Manager

Gamal Khalil

Administrative

Abuelkassem Osman

Customs Clearance Supervisor

Romelee Gamboa

HR & Office Manager

Aira Luarca

Client Relation Administrative

Estelle Deamor Elcarte

Client Relation Executive

Ray John Loyola

Client Relation Administrative

Hannah Villorente

Client Relation Administrative

Jennifer Castro

Client Relation Administrative

Samira Rezgui

Administrative

Hosam Abdelaziz

PRO

Mohammed Sayed

PRO

Mohammed Nasr

PRO

Mohammed Saleem

PRO

Rafeek Mihar

PRO

Siyabudeen Valappil

PRO

Tamim Eldar

PRO

Ajas Saiyed

Operations

Chandoon Sathian

Project Manager

Joselito Sarmiento

Driver

Mark Lowell Gamboa

Driver

Jefferson Vicencio

Office Support

Maricris Vargas

Office Support

Marlon Fabregas

Office Support

Dexter Songcal

Office Support

Jaycel Duran

Office Support

Sheikh Abdulrahman Bin Hassan Al Thani

Chairman

Sheikh Abdulrahman Bin Hassan Al Thani is the Chairman of Fusion Group Holding. He is a visionary leader with the power of conviction and determination for the group to support Qatar in becoming a leading player on the world stage.
Sheikh Abdulrahman plays an active role in advising clients with his in-depth knowledge, wealth of experience and extensive network in Qatar. He is passionate about ensuring client satisfaction and dedicates his time to ensure Fusion Group Holding can help all clients achieve great results.
Sheikh Abdulrahman prides himself in going above and beyond to succeed and lives by the quote “work smart and work hard.”

John Forde

Vice Chairman

John is the founder and managing director of Fusion Group Holding.
As a resident of Qatar since 1977, John fully understands the local market and maintains excellent working relationships with a number of business and trade organisations in the State.
In addition, as of 2015, John has also been elected onto the board of directors for the newly incorporated British Chamber of Commerce In Qatar.
As a witness to considerable change over the past 38 years, John knows that tremendous opportunities exist to house new companies in Qatar and is excited about the country’s future potential.

Finny Ipe

CEO

As the CEO of Fusion Group Holding, Finny brings to the table over 15 years of Managerial experience and Local knowledge of the country.
Finny is an inspirational leader with over 10 years of business management and development experience in the service industry.
Finny has worn many hats in his career -- Business Developer, Manager, Operations Director and CEO.
As a result, Finny has the ability to manage multi-disciplinary projects and to navigate complex challenges.
A leader in Business Development and Business Management, Finny has spearheaded the growth of the Group and Fusion.

Mohammed Hammad

Group Head of Legal

Mohammed Hammad began his career as the group head of legal at Fusion Group Holding back in 2011.
With his outstanding knowledge of the law, Mohammed is able to make the often-complex legal process understandable to his clients.
Mohammed is passionate about advancing in the industry and is therefore completing his master’s degree in Law at the Cairo University in Egypt.

Liam Trump

Group Head of Business Development

Liam Trump is the Head of Business Development at Fusion Group Holding and plays a leading role in the year on year growth of the Group.
Liam moved to Qatar in 2013 and has worked his way up from a Sales Coordinator to running the Business Development department.
Liam is very passionate about all things business and loves nothing more than helping businesses thrive in the Middle East markets and advising them on how to avoid any potential barriers. 
Feel free to get in touch with him if you are looking to expand into the Middle East and he would be happy to jump on a call with you to share his expertise.
When he’s not busy turning clients’ business ideas into a reality, he enjoys playing golf and travelling.
Favorite Quote: “Be fearful when others are greedy, be greedy when others are fearful” – Warren Buffett

Tihana de Windt

Group Head of Operations

Tihana De Windt is the Head of Operations at Fusion Group Holding and plays a major role in finding solutions, tackling problems, and providing guidance to the team as well as to the clients. With a passion for learning, Tihana holds a master’s degree in Psychology, a master’s science degree in Economics/Entrepreneurship, and continues to attend various workshops and trainings in the field of Psychology: Resonant Language and Interpersonal Neurobiology, Systemic Constellations (organizational and personal context). At the moment, her new-found passion is learning new languages: Japanese, Portuguese, and Spanish!
As the group head of operations, Tihana brings more than 15 years of experience to the team and is recognized by everyone here at Fusion for her extraordinary commitment to progress and success. She is passionate about upskilling and developing her teams to ensure the delivery of a first-class experience to clients on a consistent basis.
Favorite Quote:
Love of learning will never let you down. You can have a quest for money, you can have a quest for power, you can have a quest for fame, and they are sometimes gratifying and sometimes self-destructive. The love of learning is always gratifying and never self-destructive. The more educated, the more cultivated a society becomes, better off is everybody - David McCullough

John George

Group Head of Finance

John George Thekkadathu is Fusion Group’s Head of Finance.
Having aspired for a career towards finance from a young age, John George brings to the table more than 20 years of experience.
John is a Chartered Accountant who graduated from the Institute of Chartered Accountants in India with a BCom Degree.
Throughout the years, John George has been part of the Oracle ERP implementation, Bank loan restructuring, and the implementation of Power BI dashboard reporting system.
When not busy managing the accounting and financing departments at Fusion, John George enjoys a good non-fiction book.

Filip Rideau

Managing Director Fusion Outsourcing & Recruitment

Filip Rideau has been part of the Fusion team since 2015 and has worked up his way to become the Managing Director of Fusion Outsourcing and Services.
Filip is a Boston University graduate and holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration and a bachelor’s degree in International Relations.
Other than meeting the Emir, Filip’s proudest work moment would be partnering with Manpower Group, and making Fusion Outsourcing a local leader in creating workforce solutions.
Combining his love for adventure and exploring, we can say Filip is an avid traveller for sure. Also, he can often be found at the Golf Club or Scuba Diving!

Nathan Delaney

General Manager Spectrum

Nathan Delaney founded Spectrum Lighting & Trading, our affiliated company, in 2018, and has been a great addition to the Fusion Group ever since!
With more than 25 years of experience in lighting, and an MBA in leadership and sustainability, Nathan has built an invaluable list of clients in Qatar, Doha Festival City being one of them.
Nathan loves spending time with his family, enjoys running, cycling and football!
Words he lives by: Hey, I don't have all the answers. In life, to be honest, I failed as much as I have succeeded. But I love my wife. I love my life. And I wish you my kind of success

Sarah Chaker

Marketing Manager

Savanna Tantum

Operations Manager

Savanna Tantum joined Fusion Middle East back in 2016 as Client Relation Executive and has worked her way up to her current position as Operations Manager.
She enjoys navigating the thrills and challenges she encounters through the diverse businesses of our clients.
Besides spending time with friends and family, Savanna loves to travel and explore new cultures and places.
Favourite Quote: Just do your best, even when no one is looking. If you can do that, then you will be successful at whatever you put your mind to.

Saleh Saleh

Operations Manager

Saleh Saleh has been part of Fusion’s team since 2016 and is currently the Operations Manager at Fusion Support Services. Saleh holds a bachelor’s degree in Commerce.
With more than 10 years of invaluable experience in Qatar, Saleh has gathered most of his knowledge and skills working in management and PRO services related jobs.
Saleh always finds a way to get things done around the office, and he is always happy to lend a helping hand to all teams and subsidiaries.
Hidden Talent: Not very obvious, but Saleh can cook some great meals!
Favorite Quote: “Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard.” Kevin Durant

Mathew Sam

Operations Manager

Mathew Sam has been the operations manager at Bethel Business and Management Services since 2015. Mathew holds a Master’s in Business Administration with a concentration in Human Resources, and a Master’s in Arts with a concentration in Public Administration.
Mathew has more than 2 decades of invaluable experience in administration, operations, and human resources.
He has gathered most of his knowledge and skills while he was part of the operations team for the Indian Air Force.
During that time, he was appreciated by the Air Officer Commanding and Air Officer Commanding-in-chief for the exceptional work done.
Mathew strives to always deliver maximum customer satisfaction to all clients and enjoys being part of the Fusion Family.

Noura Rezgui

Service Manager

Amr El Gammal

Legal Advisor

Emad Eldin Mohy

Legal Advisor

Edgar Geguiento

Document Control Supervisor

Edgar Geguiento (also answers to Edge) is Fusion Group’s Document Control Supervisor.
Having graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Broadcasting, Edgar started his career by working as a radio newscaster, public affairs researcher, and events management assistant back home in the Philippines.  Edgar then moved to Qatar, where he was part of the administrative team for a contracting company and was shortly promoted to Document Control Supervisor.
Today, Edge provides great administrative and document management support to all departments under the Fusion Group and makes sure the documentation process runs smoothly every day.
Edge is an avid traveller, and in his free time he can be found playing badminton or cooking!

Abigail Arellano

Receptionist/Secretary

Abie joined the team in 2017, taking on the role as receptionist, and has been making sure each day runs smoothly at Fusion Group Holding ever since.
Abie enjoys working as part of an enthusiastic team and looks forward to getting to know the clients and visitors at the office.
To her, every day is a chance to meet and interact with new people.
Abie is always available to speak with if you have any questions or concerns.
Outside of the office, Abie enjoys swimming and spending time with friends.

Boney John

IT Administrator

Boney John started his career as Network Engineer in 2004 and has over 15 years of experience in Information Technology.
Boney joined the Fusion Group in 2012, and currently holds the role of IT administrator.
With a passion for technology, Boney is keen on learning and applying the most innovative systems and software to ensure that every day at Fusion runs smoothly.

Nevin Kurian

Senior Accountant

Nevin has been part of the Fusion Group since 2013 as an accountant. Through his efforts and hard work, Nevin has worked his way up to become Senior Accountant.
Secret Talent: Cooking!

Julia Buenviaje

Accountant

Julia Buenviaje joined the Fusion Group in 2017 as an accountant for Fusion Outsourcing.
Julia has a Bachelor of Science in management accounting and has recently become a Certified Management Accountant. She enjoys being surrounded by good-natured people, practicing K-pop dances, and binge-watching her favorite shows!
Favorite Quote: Age doesn’t matter; unless you’re a cheese.

Robby Algas

Senior Accountant

Robby Algas joined the Fusion Group in 2015 and holds the position of Senior Accountant as a licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA).
He has many years of experience in various finance roles, specifically in General Accounting, Internal and External Auditing, Financial Analysis, and Financial Reporting.
Family is a priority for Robby, and he has been blessed with a daughter and a son. An outsider looking at Robby knows he loves people and loves God.

Jestin Abraham

Accountant

Jestin Abraham has been part of Fusion Group since 2016 and he holds a Master's degree in Commerce.
Jestin enjoys being a part of an enthusiastic team, with great opportunities that have made his journey so far great!

Vanja Koljensic

Client Relations Executive

Vanja Koljensic prides herself on her ability to learn about each of her client's current businesses and requests. 
With a long experience in credit analysis, she is a perfectionist when it comes to delivering results! After only 6 months at Fusion Group, she had already been selected as star of the month for her outstanding performance.
Vanja runs on coffee and optimism, and when she’s not working, she usually spends time running… running after her son.
Hidden Talents: I’m still too young to be aware of any hidden talent…or I am too old to have any hidden - Vanja

Jubesh Kalathil

Operations Manager

Feten Souaied

Client Relation Executive

Adnan Adel

Account Manager

With more than 3 years as Account Manager for BBMS, one of Fusion’s subsidiaries, Adnan has gathered extensive knowledge in governmental processes, regulations, and procedures.
Adnan approaches all client requests and projects with enthusiasm, energy, and drive, which makes him overcome all challenges he encounters, seamlessly.
When he’s not working, Adnan enjoys fishing and camping.

Gamal Khalil

Administrative

Gamal Khalil has been an Administrative at Fusion Group Holding since 2016 and has always been a great support to his team and colleagues.
Gamal is very enthusiastic and always eager to learn new procedures and regulations.
Outside of work, Gamal enjoys playing football.
Favourite Quote: Don’t stop when you’re tired, stop when you’re done.

Abuelkassem Osman

Customs Clearance Supervisor

Abuelkassem Osman joined Fusion Group Holding as Logistics Specialist for Fusion Support Services  in 2017, and his main role is providing our clients with warehousing and transportation solutions and assisting them in customs clearance services.
Abuelkassem’s invaluable experience in logistics and customs clearance has aspired him to implement new business plans at Fusion.
He also won Star of the Month in March 2019, in recognition of his excellent work results.
Fun Fact: If he weren’t working at Fusion, Abuelkassem would’ve liked to be a Football Analyst.

Romelee Gamboa

HR & Office Manager

As Fusion Outsourcing HR Admin, Romelee Gamboa strives to spread a little happiness around the office, while making sure every day runs smoothly!Romelee joined Fusion in 2016, and prides herself on assisting her colleagues, and on being the essential point of contact between them and the management.Hidden Talents: Badminton & Singing!Favourite Quote: Leadership is not wielding authority. It is empowering people. – BreckyBrodin

Aira Luarca

Client Relation Administrative

Aira has been part of the Fusion Group since 2017, where she started as administrative and has now taken the role of Client Relation Administrative.
Always with a big smile on her face, Aira handles all tasks and challenges
She likes to make the most of her time by swimming, fishing, volleyball and clubbing – a little party never hurt nobody.
Aira’s hidden talent : She can twist her tongue 180 degrees left and right.

Estelle Deamor Elcarte

Client Relation Executive

Estelle Elcarte became part of the BBMS team in 2014 and is currently a Client Relation Executive. She holds a bachelor’s degree of Science in Tourism, Hotel, and Restaurant Management, and has pursued her studies in 2018 to obtain a diploma in Research and Development Management.
Always eager to learn and improve, Estelle is proud of her accomplishments and so are we!
In her spare time, Estelle loves reading, bullet journaling, and watching short films.

Hidden Talent: Plays the Ukelele.

Ray John Loyola

Client Relation Administrative

Ray John Loyola joined Fusion’s client relations team in 2016, after graduating with a bachelor’s in Business Administration back home in the Philippines.
Over the years, Ray John has worked hard on gaining greater knowledge on Government related processes and he prides himself on that, being an expatriate in Qatar.
When not obsessing over new films and video games, Ray John can be found spending time playing table tennis, bowling, or preparing dinner.
Also, Ray has the highest record of guessing daily Trivia quizzes at the office.
Favourite Quote: “With great power comes great responsibility” – Uncle Ben/Spiderman©

Hannah Villorente

Client Relation Administrative

Hannah started work at Fusion in 2017 as Database Administrator and has worked her way up from there to her current role as Client Relationship Administrator.
Though she be but little, she is fierce. Hannah handles all files and documents seamlessly to ensure each process runs smoothly.
Hannah enjoys dancing, watching movies, and hanging out with friends (at times).
Favourite Quote: If you fail to plan, you plan to fail

Jennifer Castro

Client Relation Administrative

Jennifer Castro has been a resident of Qatar since 2006 and joined Fusion as Client Relation Admin in 2017.
Jen always strives to undertake additional tasks which enhance her skills and help her learn new processes.
She says her favourite thing about Fusion is how everyone works so closely to achieve the same goals and how the team has a strong desire to succeed and a passionate approach to work.
Hidden Talents: Can read and speak Arabic quite fluently!

Samira Rezgui

Administrative

Samira is one of the newest members at Fusion Group Holding. She recently joined in 2019 as Administrative for Fusion Middle East. Samira says she is happy to have joined an extremely cooperative, dynamic, and fun team! In her spare time, Samira loves spending time with her family. She loves cooking, dancing and keeping fit.
Favourite Quote: It’s always the darkest hour before dawn.

Hosam Abdelaziz

PRO

Mohammed Sayed

PRO

Mohammed Ahmed Sayed joined the Fusion Group in 2014 with the job role of PRO.
Growing up and studying in Egypt, Mohammed prides himself on obtaining working proficiency in English in a short period of time.
Mohammed loves playing the keyboard, appreciates funny people, and he’ll defend pizza and video games for the rest of his life!

Mohammed Nasr

PRO

Mohammed Saleem

PRO

Mohammed Saleem joined the Fusion Group in 2015 with the job role of messenger. Saleem is always eager to learn more and to improve, and thus has been promoted to PRO. One of the many accomplishments he prides himself on, is being selected as Star of The Month of March 2019. Mohammed loves playing football and enjoys spending time with his friends. Favorite Quote: You have to dream before your dreams come true.

Rafeek Mihar

PRO

Siyabudeen Valappil

PRO

Siyabudeen has been a PRO at BBMS since 2014 and has always been a great support to his team and colleagues. Learning Arabic has been one of the great challenges Siyab has successfully passed, which helped him achieve more accomplishments in his career as PRO. Outside of work, Siyab enjoys working out and playing football.
Favourite Quote: It’s very easy to defeat someone, but it’s very hard to win someone.

Tamim Eldar

PRO

Tamim El Dar has been a PRO at Fusion Group Holding since 2016 and has always been a great support to his team and colleagues. Tamim is one of the smiling faces we are lucky to have at the office and always on the lookout to learn new procedures and regulations. Outside of work, Tamim enjoys playing football.
Favourite Quote: Success is an attitude!

Ajas Saiyed

Operations

Ajas joined Spectrum Lighting and Trading, our affiliated company, in 2018 as operations support. With more than 4 years of experience within the lighting industry, Ajas' dedication and hard work are a great addition to the Spectrum team.
His greatest pleasure is in admiring every project's success once it is completed!
Favourite Quote: “Do something great today – not tomorrow”

Chandoon Sathian

Project Manager

Joselito Sarmiento

Driver

With more than 15 years of experience in Doha, we are proud to have had Joselito as our company's driver since 2014.
With his dedication, efficiency in deliveries, and reliability, Joselito, aka Jun is a great addition to our office support team.
Outside work, Jun enjoys playing basketball, cooking, and spending time with his family.

Mark Lowell Gamboa

Driver

Back in 2016, Mark joined the Fusion office support team as our Driver. Today, Mark is the first Filipino to win the Stars of the Month Award in 2019, and with his dedication, efficiency in deliveries, and reliability, it's no surprise to us!
Playing basketball and billiards are two of Mark's favorite activities outside work.
His favorite quote: You must do right before you feel good. – John Maxwell.

Jefferson Vicencio

Office Support

Jeff joined Fusion Group Holding in 2018 as part of our office support team, and he has been a great addition to our team.
Jeff's secret talents are playing the drums and cooking!

Maricris Vargas

Office Support

Maricris became part of the Fusion office support team in 2018, and she has been making everyone's day happier, one coffee at a time!
One of the many happy faces at Fusion, Cris is always pleased to serve clients and guests and make them feel at home.
Her favorite things to do outside work are watching Horror Movies and cooking!
Favourite Quote: Life doesn’t require that we be the best, only that we try our best.

Marlon Fabregas

Office Support

Marlon joined Fusion Group Holding in 2018 as part of our office support team, and is very happy to be part of our ever-growing family.
When he's not working, Marlon enjoys cooking and watching movies with friends!
His favorite quote: Aim high, work hard and love your family

Dexter Songcal

Office Support

Dexter joined Fusion Group Holding in 2015 as part of our office support team, and is very happy to be part of our ever-growing family.
When he's not working, Dexter enjoys playing basketball, cooking and watching movies.

Jaycel Duran

Office Support

Jaycel joined the Fusion office support team in 2018, and she has been making everyone's day happier, one coffee at a time! One of the many happy faces at Fusion, Jaycel is always pleased to serve clients and guests and make them feel at home.
She loves cooking, singing, and spending time with friends.
Jaycel's favorite quote: Time is Gold!

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