The company was founded in 1959, by Simon and Samir El-Hajjar, and ever since, via careful and
responsible planning, it has been cr eating the apartments people call home. Today, H.E.C is a diversified
real estate provider with a global vision. We have the capabilities, resources, and partner network to create
eco-friendly lifestyles and sustainable communities.
From the Arabian Gulf to Canada to Lebanon, H.E.C has proven its international development knowhow
and its expertise in preserving cultures. Led by the founders’ sons Karim and Samer El-Hajjar, and from
2003-2012, H.E.C witnessed the rise of residential complexes, the birth of subsidiaries, the formation of
partnerships, and the adoption of cutting-edge technologies.