Mr. Andre Haidar


Mr. Andre Haidar is the Commercial Director of Abudawood AlSaffar Company (ASC).

He is responsible for managing the operations of Abudawood AlSaffar Company (ASC).

Andre Joined Abudawood Group in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in 2004 immediately after his graduation from the University of Balamand in Lebanon.

As a start of his career with IATCO, he has lead various assignments of handling Local Accounts, Key Account Management as part of the Kingdom multi-functional team and the role of Unit Manager for High Frequency Stores covering Jeddah and Jizan. During his assignment, his role included national projects handling such as “The Machine Room” and “Saudi Discounters Program”. In Reward to the excellent achievements and executions, Andre was awarded CBD Star for AP&P.

In 2008, Andre moved to the Kingdom of Bahrain as part of the lead team handling Abudawood AlSaffar Company (ASC) to handle Modern Trade Sales Channel and was promoted in 2010 to Sales Department head and today is the Commercial Director of ASC. During this period, the company has more than tripled its business in terms of turnover and expanded its principal portfolio range to include food categories.

Andre is married with two kids and lives in Bahrain.

Andre Haidar