ABOUT US  :  MEET THE TEAM

MEET THE TEAM

At Lunatus, we recognize that it is our team that makes us who we are. We are proud of our professional, qualified and dedicated team members, each of whom brings their own unique skill set to the company.


DR. LINA KOUATLY

DR. LINA KOUATLY

President and CEO

Dr. Lina Kouatly established Lunatus after 15 years of senior management and strategy positions with various multinational pharmaceutical companies. Formerly the General Manager of the GCC and Levant regions, she is responsible for building the Novartis Consumer Health business in the region and contributed to its growth, both horizontal and vertical, to establish it as the top player in the OTC market. With Lunatus, she has guided it to success, establishing it among the top SME’s in the region.

Dr. Lina graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Science, progressing to a PhD in pharmaceutical science, and obtaining a Master’s in Business Administration. She is affiliated with numerous professional organizations, is a member of the Board of Directors of several large diversified portfolio GCC companies, a board member at the Dubai Rotary Club, a member at the American, Canadian, and Swiss business councils, and a Harvard Alumna in the Gulf region.

BASHAR MARDINI

BASHAR MARDINI

Vice President

Bashar Mardini is the Vice President of Lunatus, leading all operational management for Lunatus' business in Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and Qatar. Bashar has overall financial and strategic responsibility and is responsible for exponential increased revenues within a three-year period. He has also instituted best practice, training, process and CRM with the sales team, and has managed major distributor relationships resulting in excellent logistics, cash flow and market saturation.

Before joining Lunatus in 2010, Bashar’s worked in the oil and gas industry, having obtained his B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering from Queens University in Canada. He worked for over 7 years with Nalco, the last 3 years of which he was the global account manager, managing global sales and business development activities with strategic clients, attaining key gains in technology, product development, profitability, market share, and business collaboration.

KHALED MAMLOUK

KHALED MAMLOUK

Managing Partner

Khaled Mamlouk is the Managing Partner of Lunatus and is responsible for company operations, working closely with the CEO to ensure all activities are aligned with the company vision, mission and the achievement of short and long term goals.

Khaled was part of Senior Management at 3M Corporation, where he worked for 33 years. Khaled is an entrepreneur at heart with vast international experience. He boasts effective leadership skills in Finance, Business Development, Six Sigma, Subsidiary Management, restructuring and turning around under-performing operations, improving Internal and external processes, managing compliance programs, successfully leading, coaching, mentoring, positively influencing teams and fostering high quality outputs.

TAREQ ALKHAYYAT

TAREQ ALKHAYYAT

General Manager, KSA

Dr. Tareq Alkhayyat, the General Manager of Lunatus' Saudi operations, is responsible for providing leadership to all divisions, and sales and marketing activities. He is also responsible for working on various business functions to establish strategies for future growth of the business in KSA. He has more than 19 years' experience in pharmaceutical companies.

In the last 16 years, Tareq served in different managerial positions at Hikma & Ferring Pharmaceuticals, including Country Manager for KSA, and Commercial Excellence Manager for the GCC. He has extensive experience in sales management and a proven track record of directing the execution of tactical operating plans, strategic planning, optimizing the efficacy and execution of sales forces and business development.