General Session Speaker

Rida Hachem


Sandwich Factory International ltd.

With over 28 years of experience as an entrepreneur in the Food & Beverage Industry holding a marketing degree from the Lebanese American University, Rida is the founder and concept creator of the award-winning New York Café as well as the founder and CEO of the soon-to-open in London Sandwich Factory.

Throughout his vast involvement in the industry, Mr. Hachem has led and managed International Brands such as the LAVAZZA’s -Il Caffe Di Roma, Marble Slab Creamery, Uno Chicago Grill, Chewy Junior, LADUREE-Paris, Café Ceramique, and Espression by LAVAZZA in the markets of Lebanon, UAE & Qatar.