Ferid Abbas

SETCAR

Mr. Ferid Abbas is a board member of the Tunisian American Enterprise Fund and Chairperson of:

SETCAR, a Tunisian truck and bus manufacturing business,
STAROIL, an oil distribution and gas station network, Gabès Marine Tankers, the owner of tankers and bulkers.
He is the third generation of his family at the helm of these businesses.

Mr. Abbas serves as Vice Chairperson of the Board of the Arab Tunisian Bank. He also serves as a board member of:

  • Exxoil, an oil exploration and Production Company,
  • Sefina, a financial services and portfolio investment company,
  • Arab Tunisian Lease,
  • Arab Financial Consultants,
  • Societe Hoteliere Port Prince.

Mr. Abbas graduated from both Georgetown University’s Walsh School of Foreign Service and from Cornell University.