President for Kuwait, Iraq, Jordan and Lebanon, Honeywell
George Bou Mitri is the President of Kuwait, Iraq, Jordan and Lebanon for Honeywell, and has led operations across these markets since March 2017. In his role, Bou Mitri is responsible for managing business operations, expanding Honeywell’s presence and deploying the strategy for the company across these territories.
Bou Mitri has served as president for Honeywell Kuwait since September 2014, prior to assuming his expanded role. During this time, he successfully led the strategic expansion of Honeywell’s footprint in line with Kuwait’s economic and development objectives, in addition to managing key stakeholder relationships, and driving world-class customer service across all business units.
Bou Mitri has worked in the Middle East region since 2002 and has an extensive knowledge of the Middle East market. During his time at Honeywell, he has expanded the company’s presence, launched new growth platforms and has created greater value for customers through quality engagement, and support for the oil and gas, construction, safety and security, and facilities management industries.
Prior to joining Honeywell, Bou Mitri spent 11 years with General Electric (GE), where he last served as General Manager for GE Lighting in the Middle East, Africa and Turkey, responsible for growing the business and managing its operations.
He holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Middlesex University, UK, and is a graduate in Business and Economics from the State University of New York, USA. Bou Mitri speaks fluent Arabic, French and English and is based in Kuwait.