Industrialist, ambassador, advisor and philanthropist, Gilbert R. Chagoury, who was born to Lebanese parents in Nigeria, showed an early interest in business and excelled at sales. After building a successful business empire serving as a diplomat and advisor to governments in Africa and the Americas.

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Gilbert and Rose-Marie Chagoury have never taken for granted their good fortune and are now internationally known for their philantrophy.

Each year, Gilbert and Rose-Marie support further education for disadvantaged young people with a number of scholarships to support the higher education...

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The Chagoury Group

Gilbert and his brother Ronald began their multi-billion dollar industrial empire that spans several industries and employs tens...

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Gilbert Chagoury's efforts in philanthropy are well-known. Visit the gallery page to view photos of Gilbert Chagoury with diplomats and statesmen, religious leaders and artists.

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Featured blog entry

November 29, 2016
The Ramez G. Chagoury Faculty of Architecture, Arts and Design (FAAD) at Notre Dame University-Louaize (NDU)

The Faculty of Architecture, Arts and Design (FAAD) at Notre Dame University-Louaize (NDU) in Lebanon was officially named after a my late son, Ramez G. Chagoury on November 4, 2016, at Issam Fares Hall, following a ceremony that unveiled the permanent memorial plaque of ‘Ramez Gilbert Chagoury.’ Read NDU’s Press Release …

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Awards & Recognitions

Gilbert Chagoury's reputation for incredible generosity has been recognized by the Vatican, St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, the governments of Benin, Chad France and his homeland of Lebanon.

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