Rami F. Makhzoumi receives prestigious award during the secondMiddle East Business Leaders Summit & Awards in Dubai.

Dubai, April 2011: Rami F. Makhzoumi, President & CEO of Dubai based Future Pipe Industries Group (FPI), the leading global manufacturer of large-diameter fiberglass pipe systems, received the award for ‘Masterclass CEO of the Year’ during the second edition of the Middle East Business Leaders Summit and Awards (MEBLSA), at the Armani Hotel in Dubai earlier this week.

The ‘Masterclass CEO of the Year’ awards category is for candidates in C-Class positions with an exceptional vision and leadership in steering, sustaining and growth of an organization. Applicants need to have made a significant presence in the market and set trend to the others to enter their industry, as well as made a major contribution in driving revenue and profits of an organization.

According to WAM – the Emirates News Agency, “the event sought to honour the region’s top business icons and leaders and the significant contributions they have made in attracting more growth and development into their respective economies and helping package the Middle East as a leading business and investment destination.”

The theme for this year’s summit is ‘Thriving Leadership and Sustainability of Business in the Middle East’ and the event featured networking sessions, presentations and break-out sessions aimed at promoting the adoption of best practices across various industry verticals and help promote better leadership skills.

Rami F. Makhzoumi, President & CEO of Future Pipe Industries Group said: “It is an honor and privilege to have received this prestigious award. The roots of our Group stem from this region, and the Middle East is and will always be, our main focus. The region thrives on successful entrepreneurship and strong leadership and we look to continue supporting the young entrepreneurs and leaders in this region to succeed and advance.”

For more information about the second Middle East Business Leaders Summit & Awards in Dubai, please visit the official website on