Oweis Zahran is a global business leader with a track record of identifying opportunities, pioneering innovative solutions, and driving growth. After graduating from the University of Maryland, Oweis ventured into the bustling UAE automotive industry. Despite the competitive environment, he leveraged his strategic foresight, tenacity, and inventive spirit to establish the successful multi-million-dollar company, OWS Automotive.

Over the years, Oweis has expanded OWS Automotive's footprint into seven countries, developed unique auto solutions, and forged partnerships with various government bodies across the Middle East. His extraordinary abilities to build high-performing teams and harness the strengths of his executive staff have been instrumental in his company's tremendous success and expansion plans.

Oweis isn't one to rest on his laurels. In 2020, he launched OWS Capital, aiming to create unique experiences and cutting-edge businesses in fitness and entertainment verticals. Under the umbrella of OWS Capital, he's partnered with Hollywood icon Steve Harvey to establish MELT ME, and launched Platform Health Club, a state-of-the-art health and wellness gym brand.

Despite his successes, Oweis remains deeply involved in each of his ventures, making impactful decisions, nurturing partnerships, and guiding his teams towards achieving the vision. His relentless drive and hands-on leadership style earned him prestigious recognition such as Forbes Middle East 30 Under 30, the Young CEO Award in 2019 by Arabian Business, and Young Entrepreneur by Entrepreneur ME.


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