Michael I. Fares

A trustee since 1996, Fares is founder and chairman of the investment firm Fares Wedge capital. He has been director of Wedge Group USA since 1987, and in the Banking and investment management sectors for over 30 years. The former chairman of Wedge Bank Switzerland and Wedge Bank Middle East, Fares is the co-founder and president of the Issam Fares Foundation. He is an active philanthropist who focuses on education, Lebanese foreign relations, and rural development.​​