Khaled Bitar, B.Sc., CBI, is a seasoned business professional, with extensive sales and business management experience in Canada and overseas. Khaled has worked abroad for many years, and traveled to many countries on 5 continents, dealing with different customers having varied requirements, backgrounds and cultures. These interactions have afforded him the learning opportunities to get to know different cultures and traditions over the years. He has always had consistent success in all his dealings, and continues to provide excellent service to his current and future clients. Khaled has held many sales and executive positions during his career, having served as Branch Manager for a multinational company in Ottawa, as well as VP Sales and Marketing in two global technology companies. Khaled also owned and managed an export and international consulting business, where he facilitated the sales of North American products to overseas customers, as well as assisting different companies in establishing and managing new markets. Most recently, Khaled has been a leading business intermediary with a large business brokerage organization, offering his clients business and financial analysis, valuation, advice and intermediary services since 2008 in Ottawa and Eastern Ontario. During that time, Khaled sold many large and small businesses in different industries, and gained valuable experience in how to negotiate and structure successful deals. Khaled holds a B.Sc. in Chemistry, a Diploma with Distinction from Carleton University Sprott School of Business in International Trade Training, as well as a wealth of hands-on knowledge and experience in running manufacturing, sales and consulting businesses. He earned a CBI (Certified Business Intermediary) designation from International Business Brokers Association (IBBA) in 2009, and continues to be a member in good standing of IBBA. He also served as a director on the board of the IBBA Canada Chapter for 3 years. He became a Fellow of the IBBA in 2018. Khaled is also a professor in the School of Business at Algonquin College in Ottawa. He has been a speaker at trade and industry functions, as well as being an active volunteer in his community. Khaled is fluent in English and Arabic, with some knowledge of French. He has enjoyed living in Ottawa with his family for over 35 years.