Tarik M. Yousef
- Chief Executive Officer, Silatech, Qatar
PhD in Economics, Harvard. Formerly with: IMF, World Bank; UN; Georgetown Univ.; Dubai School of Gov. Since July 2011, CEO, Silatech. Non-Res. Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution; Non-Res. Senior Fellow, Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy; Research Fellow, Economic Research Forum; Vice-Chair, Global Agenda Council on the Arab World, World Economic Forum. Author of articles and chapters and editor of volumes and reports: After the Spring: Economic Transitions in the Arab World (2012); Generation in Waiting: The Unfulfilled Promise of Young People in the Middle East (2009); Unlocking the Employment Potential in the Middle East and North Africa: Toward A New Social Contract (2004).