Marwan Kheireddine, a top Lebanese businessperson, has long known the value of investing in the country’s youths in entrepreneurship. While working as a professor in one of the best universities in the region, Mr. Kheireddine taught various financial courses to more than 1,200 learners. Many of them continued to connect with him after graduating from the institution.
Mr. Kheireddine got satisfaction in knowing he had influenced all those youths positively and improved their lives in one way or the other. Whenever Mr. Kheireddine meets with his former students, they share how he impacted their lives. Some say he changed their lives by guiding them on what to do and how to do it. He believes he receives a reward every time his previous student express gratitude for how he positively impacted their lives. He gets satisfaction in receiving such positive feedback from the accomplished youths.
For a decade, Marwan Kheireddine served on AUB Business School’s board of trustees, assisting the institution in creating academic programs. He was American Community School Beirut’s board member during the same period. He launched YOUTHinc In addition, he introduced Virgin Megastore, a company that created hundreds of jobs for Lebanese youths. He collaborated with Richard Branson to open the first Virgin Megastore in the country a decade ago. The company’s success made Lebanon famous globally. All the events organized by the firm’s management aired on the world’s major broadcasting networks such as CNN and Euro News. That created a good name for Lebanon across the world. which supports upcoming business people in Lebanon. Kheireddine also supported the development of an initiative to assist Lebanese youths as they started their businesses to improve the economy.
Additionally, Mr. Marwan Kheireddine participated in the organization of hundreds of concerts in the country, including one that featured the famous Bryan Adams, contributing to the growth of the country’s pop culture.