Board of Directors
Jad Abou Jaoude
A leading restaurateur, a proponent of lifestyle and an avid entrepreneur with over 18 years of experience; Jad Abou Jaoude graduated from the Swiss ‘Hotel Institute of Montreux’ in Hospitality Management. Managing partner at Addmind Group, an F&B concept creation, and development company that owns and manages a wide portfolio of renowned brands, between Beirut, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Bahrain and Qatar. With him, Addmind has established itself as the region’s go-to place for nightlife and dining with concepts & products recognized as impactful and leading brands in the market; the likes of White, Iris, Iris beach, Caprice, Matto, La Plage, Mad, Bar Du Port, Indie, Cove beach, Toy room, Zuruni, La Mezcaleria and many other projects in the pipeline coming soon. Jad is always on the lookout to grow and develop his brands across the region. He is a member of the Syndicate of Owners of Restaurants, Cafes, Night-clubs & Pastries in Lebanon in Beirut since 2016.