Wissam el Khoury is the CEO of K. Invest (Holding) SAL, a Lebanese based single family office, with an aim of preserving and generating assets by investing in social, durable, and sustainable projects with direct effect on the local community. The fund ventures into Real Estate, direct Private Equity investments (Food & Beverage and Banking), as well Asset Management.
To that effect, Wissam has founded Le PréSAL, a start-up fruit juice and vinegar manufacturing company, based in Lebanon, to cater directly to social problems, such as solidification of the rural economy by generating employment in remote villages in the mountain, fruit supply chain improvement by processing the fruits that farmers grow, as well as push the “health” consumption trend by offering consumers 100% natural beverages.
Wissam is a member of the NxG committee of FBN Levant and the 6th generation of anagricultural family. Over the years, previous plantations included wheat and tobacco, which have been totally replaced by fruits since the mid-1950’s.
Wissam holds a Bachelor’s in Industrial Engineering degree from the Lebanese American University (LAU)as well as a Master’s in Business Management degree from the Ecole Supérieure de Commerce de Paris (ESCP Business School), as well as attending family business courses at IMD Lausanne on how to lead the family office.