Jafar Hassan

Jafar Hassan
  • Member of the Board of Trustees
    King Abdullah II Fund for Development (KAFD)

1988, BA in Int'l Relations, American College in Paris; 1989, MA in Int'l Relations, Boston University; Doctorate in Political Science, Graduate Institute of Int'l Studies, University of Geneva; 2004, Senior Executive Management Programme, Harvard Business School; 2006, MPA, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University. 1991, with Jordanian Foreign Service: 1995-99, Mission to UN European Headquarters, Geneva; 2001-06, Deputy Chief of Mission and Chargé d'Affaires, Washington DC. 2006, Director, Int'l Affairs Department, Royal Hashemite Court, Jordan, supervised foreign affairs, bilateral relations and strategic projects; former Minister of Planning and Int'l Cooperation of Jordan; since 2012, current position.