• Designation: Emeritus Director

Naseem Salem arrived in San Diego in 1990, and has lived in San Diego for the past 30 years. Graduated from National University Bachelor of Science Manufacturing Engineering. Married for over 25 years to Sonia, and together they have 4 children: Valencia 20, Thomas & Nicolas 16, and Julius 13.

Over the past 30 years Mr. Naseem Salem has owned and managed some of the best businesses in San Diego County such as Carnival Supermarkets and Vine Ripe to name a few, offering job opportunities to 100s of people from different walks of life.

Naseem has been an important part of the NMA for over 25 years, having served as a chairman for two consecutive terms.

His key to success is hard work based on great business ethics.