Visa Application Centres

Mawared House is proud to have been assigned the task of management of VFS Global acquired contracts and operate Visa application Centre's for various diplomatic missions in the MENA Region. For nearly a decade Mawared House successfully implemented and managed visa application centers for diplomatic missions across the region.
World over, Diplomatic Missions are keen to outsource the time consuming administrative, non-judgmental parts of the passport & visa application process which enables them to focus on the key task of assessing applications.

Over time, our organization has been addressing this need of providing support services with great efficiency for our partners VFS Global and Diplomatic Missions keeping in mind and addressing concerns regarding security, integrity, quality and efficacy on the outsourced solution of the business. This resulted in exceptional customer service for applicants- from easy visa application processes, extended operational hours and easy access to requisite information.

We are honored to be the Trusted Partners of VFS Global Services, which serves the interests of 50 diplomatic missions in 124 countries worldwide and processes in excess of 22 million visa applications annually.
We currently process over 800,000 visa applications per year, with 500 employees, in 15 cities and in 7 countries, with a total turnover of USD 5 million. For the past 9years, we have been providing comprehensive processing services and successfully running Visa Application Centers for VFS Global in the MENA region.

visa application center

7 Countries

15 Cities

22 Offices

800000 Visas/year

500 Employees

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Mawared House is proud to be the partners’ of Metrica Relocations Plus for Kuwait since May 2017

Destination Service Provider with coverage in over 110 countries.
Certified independent minority and women-owned and operated small business enterprise, founded in 1984.
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M+ in-country partners / firms are currently located in strategic and emerging markets throughout Africa, Eastern European, Asia and Lat-Am and we're constantly expanding driven by client needs.

About Us

The word 'Mawared' in Arabic means 'resources'. And this is exactly what we're all about - providing an unmatched array of services ranging from Visa Application facilities, Business Centre's to Travel and Leisure Services. Established in Kuwait in 2006, Mawared House Trading and Contracting is on a constant endeavor to provide our customers with practical solutions and state-of-the-art services that works seamlessly towards the cause of enhancing their businesses and making their lives much simpler and better. In just a short span Mawared House has put its footprint across seven countries in the Middle East and North African (MENA) Region. And no, we're not stopping at that. At Mawared House we're actively pursuing opportunities across the globe. Armed with passion, skill and the will to succeed, we're ready to meet challenges, and foray head on into the hands of tomorrow.

1. Philosophy

We wholeheartedly believe that an organization can grow only if its roots are well grounded. Through the years, we have made sure we maintain transparency and integrity so that never once we lose sight of the vision with which this organization was started. In all our dealings and projects, we have always remained focused on our deliveries to create value propositions and never hesitated to go that extra mile to give our clients only the best.

2. Mission

4. Vision

3. Commitment

About Us


Objective-based Design, our repeatable and scalable process

1. Philosophy

We wholeheartedly believe that an organization can grow only if its roots are well grounded. Through the years, we have made sure we maintain transparency and integrity so that never once we lose sight of the vision with which this organization was started. In all our dealings and projects, we have always remained focused on our deliveries to create value propositions and never hesitated to go that extra mile to give our clients only the best.

2. Mission

To be the most Trusted & Transparent solutions delivery partner to all our stakeholders across the globe.

3. Commitment

Our commitment is to drive world class service to our customers through a foundation built on trust, integrity and loyalty. The philosophy of our day-to-day business is to attain customer delight with the help of trained professionals, state-of-the-art technology, enormous global resources and an efficient partner network.

4. Vision

To deliver value and quality services to all our stakeholders through our expertise and experience.

News And Events

Management Team

Tareq Al Rashdan
Founder CEO
Tareq Al Rashdan started his career with Kuwait Airways in 1992 armed with a degree in Business from UK. Moving on, he was instrumental in implementation of the Dnata Kuwait Project and was its General Manager till July 2004. His passion for growth led him to set up his own business in 2006 which has now set footprints in MENA region under his able leadership and vision . His unique ways in managing the business and his core team has made in the Leader as he is now.
Mishari A. Al Banwan
Deputy CEO
Meshari Al Banwan started his career with Manpower Restructure and Development Authority as Management Researcher in 2004. He is now at the forefront of Mawared House’s Business Centre concept and leads the Human Resources department in Kuwait. He’s also an elected member of local Societies in Kuwait and has extensive connections with the industry heads. With invaluable experience,he fuels in new energy into the group’s Business Centre operations.
Mohamed Aslam
A Commerce Major from the University of Colombo, and a fellow member of ICAI (Sri Lanka) and Society of Certified Management Accountants (Sri Lanka), Aslam manages the overall financial responsibilities at Mawared House. With over more than 15 years of experience Aslam infuses his valuable expertise in the subject of finance and administrative operations in his current role. He is instrumental in creating the necessary processes for easing business operations and enhancing client deliverable value.
Mohamed Slimane
Born December 1965 in Tunisia , speaks 5 languages fluently …. A Swiss national and a former hotel industry professional , prior to joining VFS Global in January 2013 as Senior Vice President & Regional Head North Africa & Turkey  Mohamed  held senior management positions for about 4 years with  VisaVia AG  in Bern  , Switzerland as CEO  ,  and before which he held management roles for leading hotels Sheraton Atlantis  Zurich & Swissotel le Plaza Basel, Switzerland As Director of Sales & Marketing  , Mohamed was also Hotel Director in Paris , France for almost 5 years.  Mohamed  brings with him almost thirty years of rich experience in hospitality and general management across geographies.
Wael Sadaqa
Directing Partner
Wael Sadaqa is a Computer Science graduate from Trine State University in USA. He has a strong technical background which was a key asset to understand customer needs as he became the Regional Manager for top customer accounts covering a vast regions such as East EU, ME and Africa working for Oracle. He is a seasoned & committed Customer Service Management Professional having accomplished career record in Solution Development & Support Management, and possess in-depth expertise planning & executing projects, problem solving, Quality Standards and Best Practices. During his career, he has led/managed multiple projects for deployment of solutions in multiple sectors by Shaping IT Strategies and Driving IT Initiatives for Comprehensive Growth, gaining strong experience in Account Management, Project Management, Customer Service Management, Software Development Life Cycle and Team Management. Wael is managing a great team of professionals in VFS-Jordan since 2008.  During his term the number of missions mounted to 13 and growing.
Muneer Al Abdulrazaq
With an impressive educational background from Kuwait University, graduated in 1989, has been at the forefront of technology thinking for over two decades. As an accomplished IT consultant and project lead, has successfully undertaken various roles in driving IT projects from inception to successful delivery. He holds prestigious certifications in TOGAF, PRINCE-2, Data Mining, and Business Intelligence, showcasing his dedication to staying abreast of the latest industry practices and technologies. This extensive expertise allows him to align technology initiatives seamlessly with our company's business objectives, ensuring that every technological endeavor is optimized for success.

Our People

Roselle Dsouza

Country Manager, Kuwait

						Roselle Dsouza
Roselle Dsouza
I enjoy working with people here and strongly believe in the team factor –together everyone achieves more.

Mohammed Asif Shaikh

Senior Manager Projects

						Mohammed Asif Shaikh
Mohammed Asif Shaikh
Mawared House, with its inspiration, support and gratitude has helped me to strive for excellence.

Omar Essafi

Sr Manager Finance (Morocco)

						Omar Essafi
Omar Essafi
At MAWARED HOUSE, I'm part of a company that values sustainability and safety – not only on paper, but also in reality. We are highly committed to these values and we really “walk the talk”.

Mohammadreza Ghajariyeh

Managing Director ‐ Iran (Aroosha Gasht Parseh)

						Mohammadreza Ghajariyeh
Mohammadreza Ghajariyeh
It is a pleasure to work for a company that is growing in right direction and gives me flexibility, motivation and satisfaction.

Sarfaraz Ahmed

Finance Manager, Kuwait

						Sarfaraz Ahmed
Sarfaraz Ahmed
I considered myself part of Mawared House and I am proud to be part of this organization which value my ideas and contributions.

Dina El Ghoul

Unit Manager ‐ Lebanon

						Dina El Ghoul
Dina El Ghoul
I want to be a part of a successful story

Zaher Saab

Regional Operations Manager

						Zaher Saab
Zaher Saab
I'm living the most Energizing and Rewarding experience of my professional career . I'm humbly honored to be a member of this wonderful "HOUSE"

Mohammed Hilal

HR & Admin Manager, Kuwait

						Mohammed Hilal
Mohammed Hilal
I am proud that I am with Mawared House Since beginning.

Aboubakre Ait Boulmanzil

Unit manager

						Aboubakre Ait Boulmanzil
Aboubakre Ait Boulmanzil
Behind Great service lies great company Mawaredhouse.

Thami Ech chami

Unit manager

						Thami Ech chami
Thami Ech chami
With Mawaredhouse I learnt that Customer service is an attitude not a department.

Abiola Ojo-Osagie

Designation : MACHINE


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united arab emirates

united kingdom

Our Partners

Mawared House is proud to partner with some of the most successful and discernible organisations in the world. Our partnerships are built to be dynamic and flexible and goal oriented for both Mawared House and our partners. We immensely value their contribution and the role they play in supporting our development and enabling us to offer targeted responses to customer needs.

Contact Us



Kuwait Arraya Centre
29th Floor
Al Shuhada Street
Kuwait City
Capital Governorate, Kuwait


Mailing address

P.O.Box 1112 Salmiya 22012


+965 2297 1100



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