Our Leadership

While Jagal is a major conglomerate holding with multinational standards of operations, it retains its core Family values within its commercial business. The entrepreneurial passion with which Jagal was founded and led continues to be prevalent throughout the organisation, encouraged and supported by the Jarmakani Family. The Jagal Leadership includes the Founder and Group Executive Chairman, Anwar Jarmakani and the Group CEO, Maher Jarmakani.

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Anwar Jarmakani

Founder and Group Executive Chairman

Anwar Jarmakani is the Founder and Group Executive Chairman of Jagal. He is a self-made industrial entrepreneur who came to Nigeria in 1963 from Syria and is a naturalized Nigerian. He is part of a generation of private sector pioneers who arrived during the period of independence and contributed to the economic development of the Country. Over the past 50 years, Anwar Jarmakani has established an unblemished reputation for relentless ambition, vision, leadership and integrity.

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Maher Jarmakani

Group CEO

Maher Jarmakani is the Group CEO and an executive director of Jagal. He is also a board director of Afrik Delta Marine, Fugro Marine Nigeria, Hello Products, Jagal Foundation, Nigerdock, NigerStar 7, Rack Centre, Sinopec Nigeria and Snake Island Integrated Free Zone.

Having worked across various career disciplines including supply chain management, sales, marketing and business development as well as leading successful startups in the oil and gas, technology and construction sectors, he is a seasoned business executive and strategic investor.

Maher Jarmakani is a naturalised Nigerian citizen. He holds a bachelor’s degree in International Business and Management from the European Business School in London with executive education from Harvard and London Business Schools.