Founding Partners

Nadir Elfarra

A co-founder of Meridian Group, Ltd, Nadir Elfarra oversees its construction and development services operations as well as providing property management services for select clients. In his capacity as Construction Manager, Mr. Elfarra prepares budgets, solicits and analyzes bids, and supervises the implementation of projects of all sizes. He also advises clients with respect to capital improvements and prepares that component of annual operating budgets.

Mr. Elfarra has been involved in construction and real estate activities since 1992. He holds a Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Southern California.

Ramsey Hakim

Prior to co-founding Meridian Group, Ltd., Ramsey Hakim was an executive in the telecommunication industry. For 15 years, Mr. Hakim held positions in Management, Sales and Operations for two of the largest telecommunication companies in the world, AT&T and British Telecom, with assignments in the US and overseas.

In 2005, with his two partners, Mr. Hakim founded Meridian Group, Ltd. In his capacity as Managing Partner, Mr. Hakim oversees the business development of the firm, and has responsibility over human and financial resources. Mr. Hakim manages client relations and provides advisory services to Meridian’s domestic and foreign clients on all real estate matters, ranging from acquisition and financing to management, leasing and disposition.

Mr. Hakim holds an MBA from the Paul Merage School of Business at the University of California, Irvine, and a Bachelor of Science from the Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences at the the University of California, Irvine.

Amr Tannir

A co-founder of Meridian Group, Ltd. Amr Tannir oversees its real estate services operations. He develops and implements companywide investment and growth strategies, evaluates co-investment opportunities, and development proposals. In addition, he provides asset management services on behalf of select clients.

Mr. Tannir has been involved with commercial real estate since 1988. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from Ferris State College and is a member of the American Industrial Real Estate Association.