Category Manager International Transportation DECATHLON
Sami NAZAR is a French and Lebanese nationality and father
of two children. He has a strong track record in strategic positions in
Marketing, Industrial Procurement and Supply Chain. In addition, Sami has the entrepreneurial
spirit being marked by his passion, his optimism and his desire to make things
Sami holds an MBA from ESCP/ESA and a BBA from Lancaster
University. He has full time work experience in Lebanon, Egypt and France. In
2006, he started his professional career in marketing at L’Oréal in Beirut.
After gaining 6 years’ experience in FMCG and cosmetic industry; he moved to
Cairo and established his own Below the Line advertising company. After
enjoying a successful entrepreneur experience of 2 years and the “Egyptian
Revolution”; he changed to the Sporting Goods Industry and joined DECATHLON. In
2012, he took over the responsibility of strategic buyer in the industrial
division until 2015. Since 3 years, Sami is the Category Manager of
International Transportation at Decathlon, a fast growing company that
generated more than 12 billion euros turnover in 2017.
Married. Lives in France. Hobbies are triathlon, travelling
"It always seems impossible until it's done"
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