Amina is working at a climate tech scale-up, helping companies reduce and compensate their emissions through CO2-reducing projects in developing countries. She runs the operations, finance, and project sourcing. Prior to this, she was working with...
Bilal Malaeb is a postdoctoral research fellow at the London School of Economics specialised in development and labour economics. He holds a PhD in Economics and has previously worked at University of Oxford as a research fellow, and consults for ...
founder and GA member
Christina works for the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) particularly in the Green Cities team. Previously she was a senior transport consultant at Atkins. She is based in London. Christina is a civil engineer and her focus ...
Daniella is currently pursuing a graduate degree in Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Management at Imperial Business School. Daniella has a background working in Marketing and is a co-founder of Dikkeni, an online concept store supporting emerging...
founder and mobilisation director
Diana Abbas specializes in Intellectual Property Law with a focus on trademarks in the Middle East with Cedar White Bradley. She has completed the Graduate Diploma in Law and Legal Practice Course from BPP Law. She holds a bachelor’s degree from t...
Elissa Sebaaly is a final year student at King’s College London, studying International Development. She is specializing in Sustainable Planning and Urban Development.
M&A Director at Huhtamäki Oyj, responsible for leading the M&A activities of the firm in Europe, Middle East, Africa and South America. Previously, M&A manager at ArcelorMittal and Vice President in the oil and gas team of Barclays Capital. Mr. Ha...
Gerard Zouein is a Senior Adviser at NNS Advisers.Prior to joining NNS, Mr. Zouein was an investment professional at Fidelity Investments focusing on European financial services and healthcare, and before that a private equity associate at Apax Pa...
Hassan Shuman is a Chief Architect at IBM, providing clients with strategic guidance on their IT requirements/solutions. He read Biomedical Engineering at Surrey University for this PhD, specialising in the application of AI to enhance human inte...
founder and initiatives director
Jad-Gabriel Habib is a senior engineering consultant in Bioenergy, with Masters degrees in Chemical and Environmental Engineering from Imperial College London. He is particularly interested in initiatives to improve solid waste management, environ...
Lucien George is a software engineer who holds a Software Engineering degree from McGill University. He currently works as a Lead Teacher and Software Engineer at Le Wagon, and has led the development of Impact Lebanon’s websites since its inception.
Maya Hodroj is the head of News Products UK at LexisNexis. She is a former strategy consultant at the Boston Consulting Group in London and Booz & Company in the Middle East. Maya holds an MBA from Duke University and a BA in Economics from the Am...
Maya Murad is an ex-management consultant based out of Boston. Maya is currently pursuing a graduate degree in Engineering and Management at MIT. Maya has deep expertise working in strategy across multiple industries. She also worked as an innovat...
founder and partnerships director
Mohamad Kantar is the Vice President at a world leading events producer and training provider for the ENERGY infrastructure industries with a focus on the Middle East and Africa. Mohamad hold a BSc degree in Environmental Health from AUB and MSc d...
partnerships and fundraising director
Mohammad Issam Zeitoun
Issam Zeitoun is a graduate of Political Science from the American University of Beirut and holds a Graduate Diploma in Law from BPP University London. He is pursuing a career as a solicitor all the while running a fruits and vegetable export star...
Myriam Naufal is a Brand Specialist at Amazon UK, she holds a masters degree in Marketing and digital media from ESCP Europe and a BA in Business Administration from the American University of Beirut.
Nader Noueiri is a Product Analyst at a London based investment firm. Nader previously worked in Investor Relations MENA team at Colony Capital, looking after GCC institutional clients. He holds a BBA in Finance from the American University of Bei...
Nisrine Jaafar is a Creative Director in the field of Art and Cultural Heritage. She read Middle Eastern Studies for her DPhil at the University of Oxford where she taught for 8 years. She currently consults for various cultural organisations and ...
founder and marketing director
Rami Kanaan is a trained architect with an MA in Interior Design from the Royal College of Art where he focused his research on corruption in the built environment, specifically in the Beirut area. He is currently working on a number of initiative...
Raya is a tech professional working in the business development & strategy team at Apple, based out of London. She previously held two roles at Facebook; the first in Austin, Texas where she managed $100M/year of advertising sales for small and me...
legal and risk management director
New York and Beirut licensed lawyer based in London. Rony is a capital markets and derivatives lawyer at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). Prior to joining the EBRD, Rony worked with law firms in Lebanon (A&P) and the Un...
Sadir Abdul Hadi
Sadir Abdul Hadi is an M&A Operations Consulting Associate at PwC. He holds an MEng in Computer Science from University College London and has previously interned at the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia.
Sévine Sabbah is a graduate from Coventry University. She holds an MA in film production and 21st century media practice. Her documentaries are mostly centered around social injustice in Lebanon.
Sibylle George is a Marketing Manager at Disperse, a Construction Technology startup. An architect by trade, she worked at Renzo Piano Building Workshop prior to joining Disperse. Sibylle leads the Marketing Team at Impact Lebanon.
Tarek is an investment professional at CDC Group, UK’s development bank. Trained as a civil engineer, he previously worked as an engineer designing low carbon buildings and renewable energy projects, before specialising in climate finance across ...