About Us

Board of Directors

OFFICERS



Sharief M. Fahmy
Chairman

Managing Partner 
Burgeon Ventures

 


Maurice Wingo 
Vice Chairman

Vice President Marketing
Dolphin, Occidental Petroleum


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

 
Leslie Bellas
Board Member

Consultant - Environmental Programs
RTI International

 
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


Darrell Seale
Board Member

International Business Development Director
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


Lisbeth (Liz) Beneski
Board Member

Executive Director
AmCham Abu Dhabi


 
Danny Sebright
Board Member

President
U.S.-U.A.E. Business Council

 
Sammy Bousaba
Board Member

Chairman
AmCham Dubai


Robert Harward
Board Member

Chairman Emeritus
AmCham Abu Dhabi




Honorary Members of AmCham Abu Dhabi



The Honorable Steven Bondy

Charge d'Affaires
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.