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​​​​​​​​Dr. Ghinwa Jalloul - Dr. Jalloul, the former MP, is the Founder Chairman and CEO at Torch sal. With a bachelor and master degrees in Mathematics from AUB and a Doctorate degree in Information Technology (Computer Science) from the University of Technology, Australia; Dr. Jalloul is an expert in Information Technology (IT) (E-gov, E learning, etc.), IT Law, Parliamentary Procedure, Online Training and Education, and Illiteracy Eradication.  

Lina Duque - having a BA from AUB and an Executive MBA from Ivey Business School, Western University (Canada), Mrs. Duque is currently a social media strategist and advisor at the DMZ business incubator in Toronto, which is ranked top university business incubator in North America. She also teaches social media for executives at Ryerson University in Toronto. To add, Lina is an executive branding coach, who has presented at top schools, including Harvard Law School, McGill University and the University of Toronto. Her work has appeared in  Harvard Business Review, Forbes, the Huffington Post, among others.

Sami Abou Saab -  Mr. Abou Saab is a Technology Product Manager and CEO of Speed@BDD, which is a technology startup accelerator based in Beirut.  Speed focuses on taking entrepreneurial teams with high-potential ideas and accelerating their startups from idea to success. He graduated in 2005 from AUB with a Bachelor's Degree in  Computer and Communications Engineering  (CCE), and in 2012 he graduated from the University of California, with a MBA.
Victor Araman - Dr. Araman is “an Associate Professor of Decision Science. Before joining AUB, Dr. Araman was a full time faculty at Stern School of Business, NYU, through 2007. He was also a Visiting Professor at INSEAD in 2006-2007. His teaching portfolio includes courses in Operations, Supply Chain, Decision Models as well as pricing and revenue management. Professor Araman’s primary research area is stochastic modeling of economical systems with an emphasis on dynamic pricing and capacity management... He has also consulted with and advised many manufacturing companies in the Silicon Valley area and recently in the region - in particular in retail. Dr. Araman received his Engineering degree from Ecole Centrale (Nantes and Paris), and his MS and PhD degrees from Stanford University.”

Youssef Hamidaddin - Mr. Hamidaddin “serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Arab Direct Marketing Association at Direct Marketing Association Inc. Mr. Hamidaddin served as the Chief Executive Officer at Oasis 500. He was the Managing Director of Acxiom Middle East and North Africa, LTD. Mr. Hamidaddin founded Direct Marketing Services and serves as its Managing Director. He founded the firm in 2000. In DMS, his focus was on value creation. He created the new image of local food brand, Goody, taking it from a department in a distribution company to a role for a regional play. He also worked on setting and creating an organization from scratch to serve the digital service space in the King Abdulaziz Endowment for the two holy mosques with the Saudi bin Laden Group. He served at Proctor and Gamble in the Human Resource Organization… He is a Strategist, Economist, and Entrepreneur. He holds a degree in Economics.”

Ziad Sankari -  A “technology entrepreneur [who] focused on the development of innovative healthcare solutions, [his] goal is to develop high-impact, research-based technology ventures in challenging business environments with the mission of improving the standards of care globally. As a published researcher, technologist and experienced in product development life-cycle, [he has] created or contributed to creating a number of technologies in healthcare and consumer electronics. [his] experience spans product conceptualization, research and validation, technical specifications, product engineering, prototyping, and technology commercialization. [He has] been the co-founder of technology companies that ended up being acquired in multi-million dollar deals.”

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