Bain & Company
Yasar is a Partner at Bain & Company in the United Arab Emirates. He was formerly a Partner of PwC and led the Global Education Consulting and Middle East Strategy Group. He is also a Visiting Fellow at the Center for Business Performance, Cranfield School of Management, United Kingdom; Adjunct Professor, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, NUS, Singapore; and Senior Adviser, Harvard International Negotiation Initiative, Harvard University. Prior to PwC, Yasar worked as the Executive Dean of the Dubai School of Government and was a Fellow at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University. Yasar also served as the Strategy Adviser at The Executive Office of Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum in Dubai. Yasar also worked as the Director of the Government Performance Directorate in the Prime Ministry of Jordan and previously as Head of Policy and Strategy on the Executive Council of the Dubai Government. Prior to moving to Dubai, Yasar worked as a Research Fellow in Cranfield School of Management in the United Kingdom. He is the author of numerous reports and papers on strategy and performance management.