H.E. Mr. Fady Jreissati
Minister of Environment
Born on February 23rd, 1972, in Zahle.
Married to Joumana Ataya and has 3 daughters.
Graduated from the American University of Beirut in 1993 with a Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration and Political Science.
Former President of the Lebanese National Energy (LNE), the non-profit organization working on boosting the Lebanese economy by linking economic, business, and academic leaders in order to enhance growth and prosperity, create job opportunities, and stop the brain drain.
Former CEO of Sakr Real Estate, among the leading real estate development companies in Lebanon.
Founder and CEO of Pinnacle Events, a boutique company specialized in event management and organization, operating in Lebanon and Qatar.
Former VP of the IFP Group, where he helped establish and manage the company’s subsidiaries in Qatar, Jordan, Iraq and Syria.
Worked for over 22 years in the organization of major trade exhibitions and conferences in Lebanon and around the region, including “Project Lebanon”, the largest trade show in the country.
Organized the 18th conference and exhibition of the UN climate change in Qatar, the largest and most influential environmental event organized in the GCC.
Contributed to a number of initiatives aiming to reinforce ties with the Lebanese Diaspora, including as member and part of the organizing committee of the Lebanese Diaspora Energy (LDE).
Served as an active member of various Lebanese delegations seeking to facilitate Lebanese exports and trade, including to Europe.