Our Team:

Middle East

Our team is created by a combination of years of experience mixed with a wide range of International taste. We are assured to provide a complete solution with covering all aspects for any project within our scope.


Rayan M Azab

Owner, Managing Director

Rayan Fouad Mustafa Azab was born in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia and has lived in United States for over 23 Years. As a young entrepreneur in America, Rayan established his first company when he we was 18 years old. His success in event management established his company as a leader in the production & entertainment industry.

The experience as a business owner coupled with valuable business relationships in Saudi Arabia led Rayan to pursue international business ventures. He is now a global businessman and has opened branches back in Saudi Arabia to service The Gulf; with joining he’s relationship between the Unites States and The Gulf. Working closely with companies to attract international businesses and partners to expand into the GCC and South Africa. Rayan Azab has a Masters of Business Administration from The University of Liverpool

Eng. Amer Yosef Al Haris

GCC Regional Advisor

Project Manager and Advisor to the development department, an expert in field projects and implementing ideas having worked within the contracting and event sector for more than 22 years.

Thames Al Aboud

F & B, Consultant

23 years experience in establishing and managing restaurants and entertainment projects.

– Owner, founder and partner of a number of restaurants and franchise agencies all of Saudi Arabi and the Middle East.

– Restaurant and entrepreneur consultant in (business clinics) cooperating with the Chamber of Commerce in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

– Founding member of the Saudi Association for Commercial Franchising (under establishment)

Middle East Branch Services:

Franchise Support Services
  • Restaurant Branding and Planning
  • Franchise Investment
  • F&B Brand Development, Franchising Manuals, and Franchise setup.
  • National and International Quality Control for Brands
  • Local Employee headhunting
  • International headhunting
Development Support Services
  • Locate the right partner within Saudi Arabia and MENA Region.
  • Support USA Head Office with USA based client’s expansion within Saudi Arabia and MENA Region.
  • Support USA Head Office in day to day operation within the region
Fintech Strategy & Advisory
With in-depth knowledge of Asian, European and North American markets and understanding of Financial technologies, Upright offers full scale consulting and business development services for your business. Our team has specialists in various fields, including finance, big data and data science, and quantitative trading and business analytics.
Architectural Contracting

Fittings  & Interior Design, Project Management & Manufacturing

  • Medical Hospitals, Laboratories and Pharmacies fitting out and furnishing.

  • Hotel furnishing and fully equip.

  • F&B Shop Fitting, Design, Concepts, and 3D Visualization

  • Turn-Key Implementation of various projects

  • Overseeing, coordinating and logistic for contractors

  • Planning and Executing Projects

Business Advising

UPRIGHT has a team full of years of experience, along with our reach to some of the world’s leading advisors. Whatever the business may be, or growth stage it is in. From strategy to expansion plan we have the right fit for your business. UPRIGHT can be your advisor threw out the process. We are experts in advisory collectively.