Chapter Leadership

Walid Yamout, EMBA
Board Member

A seasoned senior manager and consultant on corporate level with more than 18 years of experience. He holds a bachelor & master’s degree from USJ University, Executive MBA degree from ESCP Europe & ESA Beirut, and held many professional certifications such as CIA, CPA, & CFE.


He was a member of the founding board of ACFE Chapter Lebanon in 2015 and sat on its leadership board till 2018. 


Throughout his sustainable audit record, Walid have successfully performed hundreds of audit, consultancy, and fraud investigation projects. This professional experience allowed him to successfully and smoothly assume an operational role as a general manager where he was able to apply his gained experience to improve the structure, internal controls, and business & financial performance of the operations. He has exposure to various industries and sectors such as Retail, Trading, Manufacturing, Contracting, Services, Telecom, IT, and many others.


During his career, he assumed senior positions at BDO, Fransabank, and Debbane Saikali Group. Moreover, he is the Co-founder of FAW Group, that renders business consultancy and digital transformation services pertaining to education, governmental, and NGOs’ sectors. He is currently the Group Head of Internal Audit at Future Pipe Industries Group, a global leader in composite piping solution. 

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