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On Behalf of the President of the French Republic, The French Ambassador in Jordan, Mr. David Bertolotti decorates Mr. Ibrahim Kattan, CEO of French Chamber of Commerce in Jordan (CAFRAJ) with the : Officier de l’Ordre National de la Legion d’Honneur.
Mr. Ibrahim Kattan, the Executive Director of the French Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Jordan received the highest decoration bestowed by France, with the rank of Officier de L'Ordre National de la Legion d'Honneur, on May 23rd 2017 during a ceremony hosted at the French Residence surrounded by family, friends and business associates.
In presenting the honor, the French Ambassador to Jordan, Mr. David Bertolotti highlighted the contribution of Mr. Kattan as CEO of CAFRAJ to the development of economic relations between France and Jordan. He stated that Mr. Kattan played a significant role in transforming CAFRAJ into a notable institution recognized by French and Jordanian authorities. During his service in CAFRAJ for the last 9 years, the Chamber has become a member in the “CCI France International” and the exclusive representative of Business France in Jordan, the French governmental agency in Charge of promoting French companies abroad.
H.E the Ambassador praised Mr. Kattan’ commitment to improving the Franco Jordanian commercial relations by organizing forums in key economic sectors of the Kingdom, he elaborated the fact that CAFRAJ has thus become the exclusive interlocutor of French companies willing to do business in Jordan.
In his speech of acceptance, Mr. Kattan expressed his honor and appreciation for receiving such an honorary decoration. “It is a testimony that our efforts in promoting Franco Jordanian business relations is appreciated” he stated. Mr. Kattan expressed his gratitude to the French Ambassador, his Economic Counsellor and the French Embassy for their continuous support to CAFRAJ.
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