Enova Team - Strategy Day 2018

Enova’s Leadership Team

A multicultural team committed to delivering world class services

  • Renaud Capris
    Chief Executive Officer

    Since July 2019, Renaud Capris leads Enova, a joint-venture created in 2002 between Majid Al Futtaim and Veolia, providing building energy and facility management services for a wide portfolio of public and private clients across the Middle East. Renaud joined Enova after nearly two decades within the Veolia Group, working in positions across the Energy business in France and Eastern Europe. Renaud previously lead Siram by Veolia in Italy, focusing on energy efficiency across a wide portfolio of industries in the region. Renaud holds an Engineering degree from the Ecole Spéciale de Mécanique et d'Electricité (ESME Sudria) in Paris, France.

  • Francisco Ramalheira
    Business Development & Marketing Director

    Having been with Enova since 2009, Francisco was appointed Business Development & Marketing Director in September 2017. With an extensive operational background in, and knowledge of, different business models, as well as a proven track record consolidating and developing business units, he is the perfect fit for this role. Francisco was previously Director of Operations responsible for Bahrain, Qatar and Saudi Arabia, a position that went beyond operational delivery, entailing the management of supporting functions and direct responsibility for the business units’ financial results and business development. Francisco has been a built environmental professional throughout his career and has been involved in more than 200 projects in Europe, South America and the Middle East.

  • Amin El Najjar
    Operations Director for Dubai, Northern Emirates, Oman, Lebanon and Egypt

    Amin El Najjar joined Enova in 2014 as Director – Operations for Dubai & Northern Emirates, Oman, Lebanon and Egypt with a strong focus on strategy and implementation. He currently manages a portfolio of circa $80m via a system of agile management focused on continuous improvement and value creation. Responsible for the execution of major Energy Performance Contracts, he is in charge of creating tremendous savings in line with governmental and private visions. Highly experienced in change management with an MBA focused on Management and Finance and a degree in Electrical Engineering, Amin has gained extensive regional experience in Facilities Management for over 14 years. 

  • Ibrahim Ghosn
    Operations Director for Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Abu Dhabi

    Ibrahim joined Enova in January 2008 as Head of Engineering services to become Operations Manager later on. He currently is Director of Operations for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Abu Dhabi (including Al Ain). 

    Ibrahim is an agile strategic leader with diversified experience in Engineering Consultancy, Operations and Maintenance and Facilities and Energy Management. Ibrahim offers the unique combination of hands-on administration that maximizes organizational effectiveness, operations-oriented leadership that ensures efficiency, and people-oriented guidance that yields productivity.

    Ibrahim holds a Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Master degree in Engineering Management. 

  • Rachid Hamida
    Technology & Performance Director

    Rachid joined Enova in 2017 to lead the Technology & Performance department, which gathers the Energy, Hubgrade, Renewable Energy, and Asset Management functions under one umbrella. As part of Enova’s overall growth strategy, this department drives the company’s technology vision through digital transformation and leadership. Rachid previously worked for Veolia’s Tools & Methods department in France. Over the past 20 years, his career has seen him lead several projects focused on aligning digital strategy with business and commercial goals in France, the UK, North America, Eastern Europe, and Africa.

  • Assem Chabti
    Human Resources Director

    Assem is an MBA graduate in HR Management and holds CIPD / CHRP qualifications. He has gained comprehensive experience and possesses a strong record of achievement in a wide range of HR practices, including compensation & benefits, policies & procedures, recruitment & development, performance management, employee relations, strategic planning, legal compliance and dispute resolution. Assem has worked around the world with different multinational and local companies like Consolidated Contractors Company (CCC), Khalifa Juma Al Nabooda Group, EMCOR Facility Management and other leading companies.

  • Wafy Yazbeck
    Finance Director

    Wafy recently joined Enova as Finance Director after 13 years of experience in multinational organizations, among which 7 years within the United Arab Emirates. With a strong business and commercial acumen, he has the know-how to lead our financial operations with the greatest dexterity and ambition. Wafy holds an MBA from IE Business School and a Master degree from ESSEC Business School.