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
    SVP - Business Development & Marketing

    Having been with Enova since 2009, Francisco was appointed SVP - Business Development & Marketing 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
    SVP - Operations 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
    SVP - Operations 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 SVP - 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
    VP - Energy & Technology

    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
    VP - Human Resources & Support

    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
    VP - Finance & Compliance

    Wafy 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.

  • Wael El Khatib
    Director - IT, Digital & Call Center

    Wael El Khatib currently serves as Director - IT, Digital and Call Center across all of Enova's operating countries. As part of his role, El Khatib has spearheaded the design and implementation of the company’s Digital Strategy for the last years. 

    He has been the driving force behind many of Enova’s digitalization, automation and cybersecurity efforts over the past few years including the transition of the company’s infrastructure to the Cloud and the implementation of a Mobility Strategy across all aspects of business.

    El Khatib has also led enhancements to Enova’s digital customer services, such as the integrated one-stop-shop portal with business intelligence embedded, client mobile apps, and focused digital solutions to the client cases.

    Alongside, El Khatib has also been continuously working with the Technical Operations and Energy Technical teams to produce many digital and efficiency solutions related to staff efficiency and energy savings at the clients’ facilities.