We bridge the gap between FMCG companies and authorities to maintain compliant products and responsible regulations while guaranteeing public safety. 

Our History

We started operating in the mid of 2011, and ever since, we have grown to become one of the most trusted regulatory, quality, and scientific affairs solutions providers & advisors in the FMCG sector across the Middle East and North African regions.

How do we do it?

Our work is built by four pillars:

Knowledge
In Legislations

We have an extensive understanding of current legislation and instant awareness of new amendments, drafts, and updates regarding FMCG regulations.


Trusted Relation

We are deeply rooted in the industry and continuously connected with its key players and legislators.

Scientific  Research

We conduct meticulous research to acquire an absolute comprehension of individual cases.

 Technical  Reasoning

We reconcile the ever-changing regulations with the FMCG companies’ cases using science-based arguments.

Endless Possibilities

Our profound erudition in regulations and related scientific reasoning widens our perspective to see numerous possibilities to resolve even the most intractable quandaries.

Our Team

Dr. Hassan Bayrakdar

Managing Director

The Doctorate in Chemistry from Université Henri Poincaré (Nancy) in France and over two decades of involvement in Food Regulatory Environment of Middle North African countries.

Dr Hassan’s remarkable industry expertise sets the benchmark for tactical advocacy deliberation, authorities communications & negotiations, and issue & crisis management.

Yasser Bayrakdar

Customer Relationship Manager

Yasser is a diligent and self-directed Sales and Marketing professional who started his career with RAQAM in 2014. Formerly leading a successful and talented team of Regulatory specialists as an Operation Manager at RAQAM, Yasser has developed and implemented efficient systems to deliver successful projects to our esteemed clientele.

Yasser has also been utilizing his technological expertise to support the entire business workflow and has now taken a new challenge to improve client communications and customer satisfaction.

Tafseer Al Ansari

QSA Manager

The specialist in certification, scientific affairs, and technical research with a problem-solving approach and attitude.

With over 12 years of experience in the food industry, food certification bodies and regulatory consultancy. Tafseer is a Biosystems Engineer certified in the USA with a Masters Specialization in Bioprocess Engineering.

Omar Hisham

Business Development Manager

After more than 12 years of marketing and business development, experience becomes a key differentiator for operational achievements and strategic leadership.

Omar empowers our portfolio with new adventures and high standard communication level.

Norhan Youssef

Regulatory Affairs Specialist

Norhan is a Team leader at RAQAM consultancy with more than 2 years of experience in the FMCG field across the GCC & MENA region.

She has been successful in handling crisis projects due to her great communication skills and her wide base connection with the authorities.

She enjoys conducting food training workshops around the globe to increase awareness about regulatory and the important role it plays for manufacturers

Rasha Al Odeh

Regulatory Affairs Specialist

Rasha is a Team leader at RAQAM consultancy with more than 5 years of experience in the FMCG field across the GCC & MENA region.

She has been successful in handling crisis projects due to her great communication skills and her wide base connection with the authorities.

She enjoys conducting food training workshops around the globe to increase awareness about regulatory and the important role it plays for manufacturers.

Noor Hamadeh

Regulatory Affairs Specialist

Noor is a Team leader with more than 2 years of experience in the FMCG, specializing in Food and Beverages and has an experience in Cosmetics and Medical devices.

She is skilled at Product`s Regulatory compliance including Label and Formula validation, Product Registration, Scientific Affairs and Research, Advocacy & Negotiations with Authorities, and Managing regulatory issues and Crisis Situation in a timely and appropriate manners.