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. Dep. Chair, Eureeca, a crowd investing platform. Chair, regional Clean Energy Business Council. 2012, named among the 50 most influential Arabs in the world, The Middle East magazine, for the fourth consecutive year.