Sawsan Wazzan Jabri - Chief Dietitian and Co-Owner of Nutrition & Diet Center


Sawsan is the founder of the Nutrition & Diet Center and the first in the Middle East to launch a catering business of diet meals with her husband Rifaat Jabri, a Food Technologist.


Her success led to the franchising of the Diet Center in Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Kuwait, and Qatar as well as the broadening of its activities to include hotels, restaurants, reality TV, airlines, schools, radio, and conferences.


Sawsan is an AUB graduate and holder of a masters degree in Nutrition and Dietetics (1981) and an active member of the Lebanese Association of Nutrition and Food Sciences (LANFS), Lebanese League for Women in Business (LLWB), and the advisory board of the school of Agriculture and Food Science at AUB.


She received many awards including “outstanding accomplishment” and “bringing excellence to dietitians” by The Faculty of Agriculture and Food Science at the AUB. She also received an award as a Lebanese leader and “moubdi3a” by H.E. Mrs. Bahia Hariri during the 3rd economic businesswomen forum. Sawsan received the prize of 'OUMAHAT ABDA3NA' from AJIALOUNA NGO on March 2010.


Recently, she was ranked #51
on Forbes list of 200 Most Powerful Arab Women in the Middle East. She also received the Business of the year award of BLC bank in 2014.  


Sawsan is an executive board member at the Chamber of Commerce, Industry & Agriculture of Beirut and Mount Lebanon. She developed her work to include school health and nutrition awareness programs.


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  • Member Position: Chief Dietitian and Co-Owner of Nutrition & Diet Center


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