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Firas Safieddine

Vice Chairman of the Capital Markets Authority, Expert in Capital Markets


Prior to his appointment at the Capital Markets Authority, Mr. Safieddine served as the Senior Advisor to the Lebanese Minister of Economy and Trade, and later the Lebanese Minister of Finance for a period of five years.


Before his involvement with the public sector, Mr. Safieddine was the Managing Director and Head of the Investment Committee of a Multi-Million regional Family Office, overseeing investments and operations at the firm. Along with his full time job, Mr. Safieddine served on the Board of Directors of several Investment companies in Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, UAE and the United Kingdom, and was also an instructor of Finance at the Olayan School of Business at the American University of Beirut.


Mr. Safieddine holds an MBA from the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business.