Mark Chahwan (Co-founder & CEO): Mark co-founded Sarwa in 2017 and is a new generation executive with 10 years of experience across diverse roles spanning strategy, management, operations and technology. Mark has previously worked at organizations including Accenture Strategy, focusing on banking and wealth management, and Caisse de depot et placement du Quebec (CDPQ), one of Canada’s largest pension funds with $270B+ in AUM, and started his career at BLOMINVEST Bank. Mark studied finance and entrepreneurship, earning his Bachelor of Commerce from McGill University, and has been recognized in the Forbes 30 under 30 lists.
Nadine Mezher (Co-founder & CMO): Nadine is a co-founder of Sarwa and an accomplished marketing and communication strategy leader with over 20 years of experience. Nadine has a impeccable track record of delivering high end projects for clients ranging from start-ups to government entities and large scale companies, and has previously worked for Dubai Tourism and as a retail strategy consultant. Nadine studied marketing, earning her Bachelor of Business Administration from the American University of Beirut, and holds a degree in design from Esmod Paris.
Jad Sayegh (Co-founder & CTO): Prior to co-founding Sarwa, Jad worked for Vigilant Global, a hedge fund and world leader in high speed trading technology. Jad is an experienced full stack engineer with a demonstrated history of developing large-scale systems, utilising his skill set to build cloud-based distributed services, data visualization and manipulation tools, and web applications focused on user experience and efficiency. Jad studied electrical engineering, earning his Bachelor of Engineering from McGill University.