Ali Said


General Manager – Concrete Operations Center & South Iraq

Ali Said started his career with Lafarge North America in 2000 and has held various positions within Corporate and the Cement division, ranging from Controller, IT research & planning, business analysis, and integration project management. He then carried various assignments outside the group as Head of Finance function for a distribution, pharmaceutical and investment banking before returning to Lafarge in 2010 to hold the CFO position for Karbala cement plant rehabilitation project.

During this last posting as CFO, he successfully arranged for the investment license, project appropriation, financing and implementation of Karbala rehabilitation project and operations. He has been appointed General Manager of the Center & South Iraq ready-mix business since January 2015 with the aim to develop and expand Lafarge business reach in this area.

Ali is a Graduate in Finance, Strategy Management, and Information Systems from McGill University and holds an MBA from UQAM University. He is also a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA Canada) and have successfully completed the Lafarge leadership program at INSEAD.    

Ali Said

Ali Said, General Manager – Concrete Operations Center & South Iraq

Last update on 29/06/2015