Thursday, March 19, 2015
After more than a decade and a half in the banking industry, Farooq Arjomand began considering opening and running his own business. Given his family’s background in textile trading, he founded a trading enterprise called the Arjomand Group. Still serving as the founding chairman and CEO of the company, Mr. Arjomand manages the group’s operation of more than 15 companies in a variety of sectors, from hospitality to corporate services. Under his leadership, the group grew from a small company in Dubai to one that maintains offices in Europe, the Far East, USA, and Arab nations.
In his free time, Farooq Arjomand enjoys a variety of hobbies. Having traveled around the world, he enjoys Thai and Chinese cuisine. Also a fan of sports, he has a background in teaching kickboxing and still enjoys the activity. He also is fond of soccer and martial arts.