Judges

Riad Bsaibes

President and CEO of Amana Investments

Prior to that, he served for 15 years with Amana Contracting Group leading up to the position of COO.  Prior to Amana, Mr. Bsaibes held various managerial and operational positions with Corning Incorporated and Schlumberger Oilfield Services.  

Mr. Bsaibes holds a Bachelor of Science in Engineering M.I.T. (1991) and an MBA from the Harvard Business School (2001).  

He is the Vice Chairman of the MIT Educational Council for the Southern Gulf and served as the Director on the global board of Harvard Alumni Association (USA).  Mr. Bsaibes is also on the Advisory Board of The Harvard Club of the UAE, the board of the MIT Club of the UAE and the Advisory Board of the AUS Civil Engineering Dept. Mr. Bsaibes is an active member of the YPO and Endeavor global organizations and a jurist on the MIT Business Plan Competition for the Pan-Arab Region.  

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