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Basel AbouJalala

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Basel AbouJalala

Senior Vice President and General Director of Emerging Markets, Smith & Nephew
Basel AbouJalala

Currently serving as Senior Vice President and General Manager Emerging Markets, Basel continues to spearhead Smith & Nephew's initiatives in Dubai. His visionary leadership and strategic prowess are propelling the company's success in emerging markets. showcasing an adept ability to navigate complexities and seize opportunities. Basel's journey extends beyond corporate corridors, with significant contributions to renowned organizations. From his early days as a Senior Medical Representative in Qatar to leadership roles at Wyeth Global Pharmaceuticals, Baxter Healthcare, Pfizer Inc, Gulf Pharmaceutical Industries, and Amgen Inc, Basel consistently ascended the professional ladder, demonstrating versatility in diverse and challenging environments. Rooted in a solid educational foundation—a bachelor's degree in pharmacy from Amman University—and fluent in both Arabic and English, Basel's multilingual proficiency has undeniably been an asset in his international career. As Basel continues to script new chapters in the ever-evolving healthcare and pharmaceutical landscape, his narrative stands as a testament to resilience, leadership, and an unwavering commitment to making a lasting impact on the industry he holds dear.