Fouad Hourani

Managing Director

  • Fouad has particular expertise in supporting clients across a wide range of sectors including; oil & gas, banks, insurance companies, hospitality, real estate, construction, business process outsourcing, financial services, non for profit and public sector
  • Fouad also has extensive experience in due diligence reviews and advisory, cross border transactions, employee compensation restructuring and tax optimization reviews
  • Fouad has experience in advising multinational enterprise (MNEs) on business restructurings with conceptualisation stage (green field and brown field projects)
  • He has experience in tax planning, VAT readiness, family business, mediation and arbitration
  • He has been actively involved in liaising with the officials at the Kuwait Direct Investment Promotion Authority
  • Currently handling a portfolio of clients with diversified sectors for obtaining KDIPA license in Kuwait
Professional experience

Prior to joining Andersen Tax in Kuwait, Fouad was holding following positions:

  • Head of advisory at RSM Kuwait
  • Office managing partner at Ernst & Young, Syria
  • Office managing partner at Arthur Andersen, Syria
  • Fouad has work experience across Jordan, Lebanon, Yemen, Saudi Arabia Iraq and Kuwait