As Tamer Group marks its remarkable 100th anniversary, Ayman Tamer, the Chairman, reflects on the past, navigates the present, and charts a course for the future. Positioned in Jeddah, the conglomerate has played a pivotal role in various sectors such as healthcare, nutrition, wellness, beauty, IT, logistics, and e-commerce, building a strong legacy.
In the backdrop of Saudi Arabia’s ambitious Vision 2030, Tamer Group is committed to being a driving force in the nation’s future, much like its historical contributions. Ayman Tamer emphasizes the significance of understanding the market landscape in crafting a strategy for future success, debunking the notion of shortcuts. With his family’s legacy dating back to the conglomerate’s founding in 1922, Ayman Tamer’s insights carry the weight of decades of experience and ancestral wisdom.
Acknowledging the multifaceted factors behind Tamer Group’s success, Ayman Tamer underscores the importance of a purpose-driven team, value-adding individuals, a robust management information system, and cutting-edge supply chain and warehouse management systems. He highlights the global business relationships cultivated by the company, fostering exposure to diverse cultures and competencies, enabling continuous development and reinvention.
Values play a central role at Tamer Group, with integrity, commitment, and respect forming the foundation of their work culture. Collaboration, entrepreneurship, and a shared passion for learning contribute to the conglomerate’s ethos. Weathering various challenges, including the recent and formidable COVID-19 pandemic, Ayman Tamer credits a mature senior management team for the group’s ability to adapt swiftly to uncertainties and safeguard both people and the company.
Looking beyond the pandemic, Ayman Tamer is optimistic about the future, propelled by Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030 and global sustainability endeavors. Leading Tamer Group into its second century, he envisions success that extends beyond the company to positively impact the nation and the community at large.