Toufic Tabbara was named Region Head North America and member of the Group Executive Committee, effective March 1, 2022. Previously he served as Chief Executive Officer for the US Cement organization, starting in June 2021, and continues to serve in an interim capacity. An accomplished leader, Mr. Tabbara is responsible for all cement product lines, overseeing an organization of approximately 3,200 employees, 13 cement and grinding plants and more than 100 cement terminals.
Mr. Tabbara has been with Holcim since 1998, where he spent more than 10 years in the United States and Canada, working in the gypsum, ready-mix and asphalt and construction operations. In 2012, he was named Managing Director for ready-mix and aggregates in Egypt.
Prior to this appointment, Mr. Tabbara served as Country CEOs for Jordan, Lebanon/Cyprus and most recently Algeria, where he was responsible for the ready-mix, aggregates, gypsum and cement operations, in addition to a research lab.
Mr. Tabbara received his Master of Business Administration from the Thunderbird School of Global Management in Arizona and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the American University of Beirut, Lebanon.