Director Special Projects, HONO HR - Middle East
Mahdi Shehimy has more than 15 years of experience in human resources, both operational and strategic. His career includes key human resources roles with Majid Al Futtaim Retail – Carrefour and Shopping Malls on a regional level supporting transformation agenda and managing change. In his global role with Aramex International, Mahdi embedded HR best practices and applied Global talent management. Mahdi holds two Masters degrees in Business Administration and Information Systems from American University of Science and Technology in Beirut. He is a certified Chief Happiness & Wellbeing Officer by Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania in collaboration with the Prime Minister’s office in United Arab Emirates and a certified Life Coach and Neuro Linguistic Programming NLP Coach and Practitioner by RSCI. Mahdi is currently helping organizations adopt the science of happiness & wellbeing as well as studying the influence of technology and social norms on the community using HONO Pulse.