About Us

Board of Directors

OFFICERS



Sharief M. Fahmy
Chairman

Managing Partner 
Burgeon Ventures


Maurice Wingo 
Vice Chairman

Vice President Marketing
Dolphin, Occidental Petroleum


Paul F. O'Brien
Treasurer

Deputy Chief Investment Officer
Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA)


John McGowan
Secretary

Legal Counsel and Founder
JPM Legal Advisors Worldwide Ltd.




MEMBERS AT LARGE


 
Nasser Al Osaiba
Board Member

Managing Partner,
Abu Dhabi
Global Advocacy and Legal Counsel

 
Elissar Farah Antonios
Board Member

Chief Executive Officer
Citibank - UAE

 
Yvette L. Campbell
Board Member

Consultant – Strategic Business Development
Abu Dhabi Music and Arts Foundation

 
Rula Dajani
Board Member

Country Director
AMIDEAST UAE


 
Alan L. Davis
Board Member

Chief Executive
Raytheon Emirates Ltd.

 
Michael Dishman
Board Member

Senior Managing Director, Middle East, Africa and South Asia
Oshkosh Defense

 
Jay Huston
Board Member

General Manager
Orbital ATK Middle East L.L.C.
Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems
Defense Systems Group

 
Brian Lott
Board Member

Chief Communications Officer, Group Communications
Mubadala Investment Company


 
Elias Sayah
Board Member

President
Sayah Engineering MENA


Donald M. Wix
Board Member

Director,
International Customer Relations
Lockheed Martin Global, Inc.


Dareen Zoughbi
Board Member

Director, GE Healthcare Partners, Middle East Region
General Electric




EX OFFICIO BOARD MEMBERS



Thomas Bruns
Board Member

Regional Senior Commercial Officer
for the Gulf and Counselor for
Commercial Affairs
U.S. Embassy Abu Dhabi




Honorary Members of AmCham Abu Dhabi



The Honorable Barbara Leaf

Ambassador of the United States of America to the United Arab Emirates
U.S. Embassy Abu Dhabi


H.E. Yousef Al Otaiba

Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates to the United States of America
U.A.E. Embassy, Washington D.C.