- Chief Executive Officer, Crescent Petroleum, United Arab Emirates
Bachelor's and Master's in Eng. (Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics), Cambridge Univ.; MA (Hons) in Int'l Studies and Diplomacy, Univ. of London; MBA (Hons), Harvard Business School. Formerly, with Shell Int'l's Exploration & Production and Gas & Power Divisions. CEO, Crescent Petroleum. Vice-Chairman, Crescent Group of companies. Managing Director of the Board, Dana Gas. Board Member: Carnegie Middle East Center Advisory Board; Arab Forum for Environment and Development; Sharjah Chamber of Commerce; Sharjah Expo; Iraq Energy Institute; New Leaders of the Int'l Institute of Education. Member: Global Agenda Council for Youth Unemployment, World Economic Forum; Royal Institute for Int'l Affairs; IISS; YPO; Young Arab Leaders.