The Somali American Chamber Board of Directors

The SACC Staff

Shafi Shafat


Shafi Shafat brings a wealth of experience in international sourcing and supply chain management spanning over three decades. With a proven track record of shaping company resources and processes in response to dynamic market demands, he has held various executive positions. His career includes serving as a Senior Relationship Director at Fyda Freightliner, and he currently holds the position of CEO and Founder at Batel Express

Liban Gurhan

Board Chairman

With more than 20 years of experience in information technology, Liban Gurhan has a proven track record in network and security analysis having worked with numerous private and government agencies. He currently contributes as an Infrastructure Engineer at Channel Inc. leveraging his technical expertise to advance the chamber’s mission.