Riad Thoumas is the General Manager for WeWork Middle East. He has worked across various roles in the region, gaining in-depth local knowledge and a wide network. Prior to WeWork, Riad held numerous marketing, CRM and sales positions in the banking sector. He has a background in business development and was central to the growth of two pharmaceutical companies in the GCC. Outside of work, Riad has a passion for sports and particularly Rugby – setting up the first Rugby Union in Lebanon.