Saidi & Associates
1998-2000, Minister of Economy and Trade and Minister of Industry of Lebanon. 1993-98 and 1998-2003, first Vice-Governor of the Central Bank of Lebanon. 2000-06, Member, UN Committee for Development Policy (UNCDP). Former Chief Economist and Head, External Relations, Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC); 2006-12, Executive Director, Hawkamah-Institute for Corporate Governance and The Mudara Institute of Directors at the DIFC. Member, Regional Advisory Group for MENA, IMF. Co-Chair, MENA Corporate Governance Working Group, Organisation of Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). Member, Private Sector Advisory Group, Global Corporate Governance Forum, an institution of the World Bank driving global corporate governance reforms. Chair, regional Clean Energy Business Council. 2012, named among the 50 most influential Arabs in the world by The Middle East magazine, for the fourth consecutive year.