Date and place of birth: 23/09/1953 - Ayn Ebel – Caza of Bint Jbeil
Spoken Languages: French - English - Italian
Marital status: Married with Mrs. Marlene Sfeir and father of three children.
- Enrolled in the Army as a cadet officer and joined the Military Academy starting 01/10/1973.
- Promoted to the rank of Lieutenant starting 01/07/1976.
- He was gradually promoted to the rank of Brigadier General of staff starting 1/7/2002 and benefited from seniority due to his exceptional martial exploits.
- He was promoted to the rank of General and was appointed as the Armed Forces Commander on 29/08/2008.
- Transferred to the Military Police battalion starting 21/02/1977.
- Appointed as senior officer of the Military Police company in the region of Mount Lebanon starting 07/12/1982.
- Transferred to the 4th Infantry brigade as senior officer of company 422 starting 28/09/1983.
- Transferred to the Military Academy, as a trainer, starting 04/03/1984.
- Transferred to the 10th Airborne brigade, as senior officer of company 103, starting 01/11/1987.
- Appointed as commander of the Airborne regiment starting 12/10/1992.
- Appointed as commander of the 3rd Intervention regiment starting 22/01/1996.
- Appointed as Chief of Staff of the 11th Infantry brigade starting 31/07/1999.
- Appointed as assistant commander of the 7th Infantry brigade starting 22/08/2001.
- Appointed as commander of the 2nd Infantry Brigade starting 29/07/2002.
- Military course in the United States of America in 1980.
- Military course in Sweden in 1995.
- Military course in Italy in 1999.
- A course in the field of diplomacy of defense in Great Britain in 2003.
- Anti terrorism course in Germany in 2006.
Medals and honors
- Medal of the wounded
- Medal of war (3 times)
- Lebanese Order of Merit of the 3rd degree
- Medal of National unity
- Medal of the South Dawn
- Lebanese Order of Merit of the 2nd degree
- National Order of the Cedar in Knight Grade
- Lebanese Order of Merit in Silver Degree
- National Order of the Cedar in Grade of Officer
- Lebanese Order of Merit of the 1st Degree
- Decoration of Military Pride in Silver Grade
- Medal of Internal Security
- Medal of the Municipality of Interior and municipalities
- National Order of the Cedar in Grand Cordon
- Medal of Honor of the Arab Union
- Order of State Security
- Order of General Security
- Medal of Arab Union for Military Sports
- Medal of Prince Fakhr Eddin in Grade of Commander
- Medal of King Abdul Aziz in Extraordinary Grade
- Medal of the French Legion of Honor in Grade of Commander
- Military Medal
- The Brazilian Medal awarded by His Excellency the President of Brazil
- Medal of Merit
- Counter Terrorism Medal
- The Italian Order of Merit in Grade of Commander awarded by the Presidency of the Italian Republic
- Citation of the LAF Commander (8 times)
- Felicitation of the LAF Commander (26 times)
- Felicitation of Regional commander (one time)
- Felicitation of a Brigade Commander (2 times)