Bader completed his studies at Denver University. He then came back to Kuwait and establish Al Shaya Marine. Being from a family whose well-known for their aggressive business activities in many sectors, Bader managed to grow his own business to be one of the leaders in the market. He soon ventured into different market sectors and was successful in making his presence noticeable. His pure business vision and unique management style are what keeps FreshPoints group on a constant growth.
After graduating from Denver University, Naser returned to Kuwait and worked with his father on growing Al Safat Investment Group. Having held a few board member positions within the group, Naser was exposed to many details in different sectors in the market. He then held the position of Deputy General Manager of Al Safat Dhiafa, the food company under Al Safat Group. Managing over 800 employees in 6 different food concepts, Naser gained the operational and financial experience to move on and grow FreshPoints Group.
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Ed graduated from the Culinary Institute of America and worked in some of Boston's finest kitchens. While Director of Culinary Operations at the Seaport Hotel and World Trade Centre, the hotel's restaurant Aura was named one of the Best New Restaurants in the U.S. While Ed's culinary skills give him an advantage in the kitchen, his deep understanding of systems development, P&L management, cost controls, and team development are a great asset to the FreshPoints team.
Melanie is an experienced manager with over 20 years in the food & beverages industry. Skilled in Catering, Operations Management, Hospitality Industry, Food & Beverage, and Purchasing. She is a strong professional with a Bachelor of Science in Food Technology focused in Bachelor of Science in Food Technology from Central Luzón State University.
Biju is one of the Pioneers of Burger Co since it opened its doors in 2006. He occupied several key roles in FreshPoints and currently he is in charge of the catering sector in the company. His Hotel Management studies and previous experience in five stars hotels in India complemented with few years of work in McDonald's KSA helped him to become instrumental in managing the catering part of the business.
Juvy has a wealth of experience in restaurants business. She has occupied several roles in different food brands back in the Philippines. She joined Potbelly for its opening in Kuwait to become one of its active opening team members in charge of the staff training and enforcing high operational standards and procedures. Juvy joined FreshPoints recently to put together all the company’s execution manuals in modules as a training curriculum to be the ground of company team development on all levels.