BSc in Foreign Service, Georgetown University; Master’s in Public Policy, Harvard University. Formerly: 10 years at Investcorp as Managing Director; 9 years at J.P. Morgan as head of the private client group. Currently, Chief Executive and Director of the Board, Bahrain Economic Development Board. Chairman of the Board of Directors, Bahrain Real Estate Investment (Edamah) and Bahrain Development Bank. Director of the Board, National Bank of Bahrain, Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding Company, Bahrain Tourism & Exhibitions Authority and the Education and Training Quality Authority.