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US Franchise Opportunities in the GCC

  • 26 Oct 2020
  • 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
  • Online


Join AmCham and the U.S. Embassy for a live webinar: U.S. Franchise Opportunities in the GCC as part of Discover America Week on Monday October 26th 2020 at 4:00 to 5:00 PM (Bahrain time GMT+3).


Welcome Remarks    

                        AmCham Bahrain

                        US Embassy in Bahrain

                        AmCham Oman

Troy Franklin, Chief Operating Officer Asia, World Franchise Associates: Franchising – Beyond Covid-19

Hayfa Aljishi, Chem-Dry Franchisee – Bahrain:  A local perspective from a franchisee owner

Martin Hancock, Chief Operating Officer North America, World Franchise Associates:  USA F&B & Services Franchises Seeking Partners in GCC

Bill Schreiber, Executive Director of International Development, Mathnasium

Joel Stewart Integrity Commercial, Founder of the International Franchise Marketplace, IFPG Certified Franchise Consultant, Certified Franchise Navigator: Final Thoughts / Leveraging Franchises


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                Joel Stewart                                                          Martin Hancock

                  Founder                                                       COO North America

International Franchise Marketplace                         World Franchise Associates


Troy Franklin

Chief Operating Officer Asia

World Franchise Associates 


About World Franchise Associates

World Franchise Associates (WFA) is a leading international franchise sales, marketing, development, and advisory company.

Headquartered in London with international offices in strategic markets, WFA is owned and managed by a team of global franchise experts with many years of combined franchise development and franchise marketing experience.

WFA Services Include:

International Franchise Marketing & Sales Program: Focuses on assisting franchisors from all sectors of the franchise industry with their international expansion by identifying qualified and capable country developers and master franchisees in target markets.

Franchise Development Program: Delivers all the key elements required to successfully franchise your business.

Franchise Investor Advisory Program: Assists substantial companies and individuals with the acquisition of development rights for targeted brands.

Governmental and Institutional Programs: Include comprehensive advisory services relating to franchise eco-system development and SME growth.

WFA’s World Franchise Centre showcases our client’s brands. It is the world’s most comprehensive portfolio of international franchise development opportunities, covering master, area development and multi-unit franchise licenses. This site provides an overview of brands operating in the food, retail and service sectors seeking franchisees worldwide.

WFA also publishes the World Franchise Review magazine, circulates the FranSpeakelectronic newsletter, runs the FranEventsand FranKidswebsites, organizes World Franchise Forums and represents client brands at leading expos and events in the SEA and MENA regions and worldwide. 


Bill Schreiber - Executive Director                                                     Hayfa Aljishi

International Development                                                          Chem-Dry Franchisee 



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