Trade with Confidence
in Banknotes and Gold

Ramez Mecattaf S.A.L. is a global forex and gold trading enterprise, offering individuals and banks comprehensive first-rate services related to exchanging and trading foreign currencies and gold. Building on our extensive history in the precious metals and currency markets, Ramez Mecattaf S.A.L. is swiftly becoming the leading trader of banknotes and physical gold in Lebanon.

115 years of
combined experience

Best gold prices
and exchange rates

Fully compliant with
the Lebanese Central Bank

Connected to all
major banks in Lebanon

Our Team

Combining more than 100 years of experience in forex, banking, trading, and management to offer you the most secure exchange services

Ramez Mecattaf has an extensive experience in the financial and trading sector in Lebanon and abroad. For 31 years, Ramez was the managing director and member of the board of the leading trading company in Lebanon.

In 2016, Ramez decided to found his own trading company, Ramez Mecattaf SAL. For this, Ramez has carefully built a team of seasoned professionals, with whom, he was able to ensure more than 100 years of experience in forex, banking, trading, and management for his company and its clients.

Ramez held the position of president of the “Association des Changeurs au Liban” for two terms – 2007-2009 and 2012-2014. Currently, he is the Chairman and CEO of Ramez Mecattaf SAL and a shareholder at Saradar Bank.

Jalal Habelrih

Co-Founder and COO

20+ years of high-level managerial experience in multiple startups in Canada and USA. Graduate of McGill University, Canada.

Gaby Gogo

Deputy General Manager

30 years of experience in the banking sector, holding various positions such as Chief Dealer and Treasury Manager

Ramzi Melki

Legal and Compliance Officer

35 years of experience in the banking and insurance industries for companies such as HSBC and American Life

Sara Kaddoura

Internal Auditor

Experience in auditing and Anti Money Laundering assessment within banks & large financial institutions such as PWC

Tatiana Mecattaf

Business Development Manager

Graduate of the London School of Economics with a Master's degree in Accounting & Finance and a special interest in Forex trading

Our Mission Statement

Offering the best in class banknote and gold trading services while maintaining the highest levels of credibility, integrity, and compliance with local and international regulations

  • Ramez Mecattaf S.A.L. is highly committed to being in compliance with both local and international regulations set by the Lebanese Central Bank, the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).
  • We perform due diligence to warrant that our customers‘ source of funds is legal and appropriately used. Our policies, procedures, and controls are strictly implemented to guarantee that our company is compliant with all regulations pertaining to the combat of money laundering and terrorism financing.
  • Part of Ramez Mecattaf S.A.L. team is our highly-experienced in-house compliance officer who has over 30 years of experience in the financial sector. Moreover, our auditing process is strictly implemented by our internal auditor and thoroughly reviewed by our external KPMG auditor.
  • At Ramez Mecattaf S.A.L., we invest in all our employees. We provide them with frequent up-to-date training and resources to make sure that all our team is abiding by the latest policies, procedures, and systems. We pay special attention to those responsible of our AML/CTF compliance.

Contact Us

Ramez Mecattaf S.A.L.

Beirut, Lebanon
Bauchrieh, Sin El Fil Boulevard, Hitachi center
Bloc B, 3rd Floor
Tel. + 961 (1) 510 061
Fax. + 961 (1) 498 819