Current Members Board of Trustees
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    Philip S. Khoury, PhD

    Chairman of the Board
    Ford International Professor of History and Associate Provost, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Cambridge, Massachusetts

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    Nemeh Sabbagh

    Co-Chairman and Treasurer of the University
    Chief Executive Officer, Arab Bank
    Amman, Jordan​
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    William Zoghbi, MD

    ​Vice Chair for Medicine and Health
    Professor and Chairman, Department of Cardiology
    Elkins Family Distinguished Chair in Cardiac Health
    Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart and Vascular Center
    Houston Methodist Hospital
    ​​Houston, Texas
     

    B. Philip Winder

    Vice Chairman
    Managing Director, Polygon Investment Management
    Princeton, New Jersey
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    Huda Y. Zoghbi, MD

    Vice Chairman for Academic Affairs​
    ​The Ralph D. Feigin Endowed Chair at Baylor College of Medicine
    Professor of Pediatrics, Molecular and Human Genetics, Neurology, and Neuroscience Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Founding Director, Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute, Texas Children's Hospital
    Houston, Texas
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    Ada H​. Porter

    Secretary of the University
    New York, New York
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    Ghassan Abou-Alfa

    Professor of medicine at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    New York, New York​
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    Ayman Asfari

    Chief Executive Officer, Petrofac Limited
    Beirut, Lebanon
     

    Leila A. Bissat

    ​Travel Writer
    Beirut, Lebanon​
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    David G. Bradley

    Chairman of Atlantic Media
    Washington, DC
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    Walid A. Chammah

    ​Former Co-President Morgan Stanley
    London, United Kingdom
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    Salwa F. Darraj

    Senior Consultant at Ernst and Young
    Member of the Alumni Advisory Board - Imperial College London
    London, United Kingdom​​​
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    Hana El-Samad

    Kuo Family Endowed Professor
    Vice Chair, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics
    Senior Investigator, Chan-Zuckerberg Biohub
    Co-director, Cell Design Initiative
    At the University of California, San Francisco​​
    San Francisco, California
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    Fouad Es-Said

    Chairman and CEO of Transmed
    Beirut, Lebanon
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    Michael I. Fares

    Private Investor
    London, UK
     

    Kim Ghattas

    Author and Journalist
    Washington, DC
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    Nabil Antoine Habayeb

    President & CEO, GE - MENAT
    Dubai, UAE
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    Randa El-Sayed Haffar

    Managing Director, Citi Private Bank Trustee, Elmer and Mamdouha Bobst Foundation
    New York, New York
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    Abdulsalam Haykal

    CEO of Haykal Group (Transtek Systems, Haykal Media, TMS Mobile, Eastwards Projects)
    Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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    Rima Khalaf-Hunaidi, PhD

    Diplomat
    Amman, Jordan
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    Philippe Raymond Jabre

    Founder and CEO, Jabre Capital Partners
    Geneva, Switzerland
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    Jafar J. Jafar, MD

    Department of Neurosurgery Neurosurgeon-in-Chief New York University Medical Center
    New York, New York
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    Amabel James

    Investor
    New York, New York
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    Abdo George Kadifa

    Managing Director and Partner Sumeru Equity Partners
    Palo Alto, California
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    Fadlo ​R. Khuri, MD

    President, American University of Beirut
    Beirut, Lebanon
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    Katherine Maher

    Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director
    ​Wikimedia Foundation
    San Francisco, California
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    Dr. Jacques P. Merab

    Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine Department of Cardiology Columbia University
    New York, New York
     

    Maher Mikati

    Chief Executive Officer, Areeba SAL Deputy CEO, M1 Group CEO, M1 Fashion
    Beirut, Lebanon
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    Marwan Muasher, PhD

    Vice President for Studies, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
    Amman, Jordan
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    William Dodge Rueckert

    President, Oyster Management Group, LLC Southport, Connecticut
    President, Cleveland H. Dodge Foundation
    New York, New York
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    Mu’taz Al-Sawaf​

    Executive Board Member, Saudi Binladin Group Managing Director of the Architecture and Building Construction Division (ABCD)
    Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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    Tania Issa Semaan

    Chairman of Blu Stone Management Limited
    Dubai, UAE
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    Talal Shair

    Chairman-CEO of​ Dar Al Handasah
    Amman, Jordan
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    Charif Souki

    Ajax Holdings
    Aspen, CO
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    Senator John E. Sununu

    US Senator, New Hampshire 2003-09
    Waterville Valley, New Hampshire
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    Viviane S. Tabar, MD

    Chair, Department of Neurosurgery
    Theresa C. Feng Chair for Neurosurgical Oncology
    ​Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    New York, New York
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    D. Scott Wise

    Senior Counsel, Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
    New York, New York
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    José A. Zaglul, PhD

    Founding ​President, Earth University
    San José, Costa Rica

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