Dr. Samir Nasr
Board Member, IC/ Advisory Board Member

Dr. Samir has 35+ years of experience in strategic advisory, business development, corporate finance, investment assessment, deal structuring and negotiation.
He is the Founder and chairman of ECE Group, created in 1982, and ECE Capital, a financial institution licenced by Banque Du Liban. Dr. Samir Nasr previously held a number of executive senior positions including: consultant and advisor at the OECD in Paris, Chairman of the economics department at the Lebanese University.
He was also the financial advisor of the Qatari government covering multiple economic and business initiatives.  He was appointed chairman of the National Investment Guarantee Corporation in Lebanon since 1993 for 5 consecutive mandates
In October 2010, an International Selection Committee of the Business Initiative Directions invited Dr. Samir to receive the World Quality Commitment International Star Award.  This award was delivered in recognition of outstanding commitment to Quality and Excellence in the realm of Customer Satisfaction, leadership innovation and Technology.