Born in Tripoli in 1984, Lebanon. Omar graduated with honors in Graphic Design from Notre Dame University. He is a member of ISTD (International Society of Typographic Design - London).
After graduation in 2005, he started his career as a Graphic Designer in Y&R where he worked on Mobily in addition to many other international clients: Land Rover, Jaguar, Activia, and more. He then moved to Intermarkets where he was the Art Director/Team Leader on Al Rajhi Bank and Riyad Bank accounts. In 2009, he joined TBWA/RAAD Jeddah as a Senior Art Director. He worked on many clients including Green Farms, Almarai, Unilever, GGI, ITFC, ICIEC. In January 2013, he joined Genesis Ad Agency as their ACD. After 2 years, he was promoted to Creative Director. He built the creative team and helped the company to become one of the leading agencies in the country. In 2020, he joined Havas Saudi as the Creative Director with a mission to build the team and win clients after a major agency restructuring.
In 2019, Omar continued his education and graduated with a Master's Degree in Corporate and Marketing Communication from IE Business School in Madrid, Spain. He was awarded the best execution project.
His work has been featured in CNN, National Geographic, Daily Mail, Behance, The Sun, Mirror, Petapixel, Buzzfeed, etc...