Our Team

Tariq Khoshhal

Chief Executive Officer

Tariq Khoshhal joined AutoWorld in October 2018 with more than 15 years of experience in private equity and investment banking which gave him solid experience in M&A, restructuring and change management.

Prior to joining AutoWorld, he worked on developing and executing business strategies through his role as Head of Private Equity for different companies in Saudi Arabia including SEDCO Holding.

Tariq is a Harvard alumni and has an MBA from the University of Quebec.

Eng. Emad Rajab

Chief Commercial Officer

Eng. Emad Rajab joined AutoWorld in March 2019. He is a professional executive with over 25 years experience in transportation, logistics and automotive industry. He is also an expert in business start-ups and turnarounds.

Emad is specialized in identifying opportunities, strategic planning, sales and marketing, fleet and operation management.

Meliksah Topbas

Chief Financial Officer

Meliksah Topbas has more than 22 years of experience in financial management, corporate finance, accounting and auditing. He joined AutoWorld from a multi-billion USD Turkish conglomerate where he served in different senior management positions such as Chief Financial Officer and Group Head of Treasury.

He completed his master’s degree in Finance at the London School of Economics where he specialized in corporate finance.

Dr. Imran Alhindi

Chief Administrative Officer

Dr. Imran Alhindi joined AutoWorld as Chief Administration Officer in June 2019 with over 30 years of experience in organizational development, human capital, hospitality management, sales, and marketing.

Dr. Imran has held multiple key positions internationally and locally across various sectors including FMCG, retail, F&B, Logistics industries, manufacturing and hospitality.

Eng. Hussain Bin Saleem

Chief Projects Officer

Eng. Hussain Bin Saleem joined AutoWorld in January 2019 with more than 20 years of experience in project management, operations and finance.

Eng. Hussain worked for international companies in KSA and UAE prior to joining AutoWorld where he successfully led mega projects in the Middle East. He is a PMP and PRINCE2 certified practitioner.