Fady J. Rahme is a seasoned Management Consultant with an in-depth expertise in regulatory and political risk management, compliance, sustainability and governance. For more than 30 years he has been consulting or building or operating entities across 3 continents (Europe, Africa and Asia) in highly regulated industries. From large multinationals (15 years as Vice President at JTI), to small startups, mid-size and large family businesses, his experience focused on managing volatility and change in corporations acting in emerging markets. He currently sits on the Board of Directors of three family businesses operating in Europe and the Middle East and holds advisory roles in a major Private Equity firm and in various young start-ups.
Graduated in Law from Saint Joseph University in Lebanon, he achieved his Post graduate (DEA) and Doctoral studies at SciencesPo (Paris) and has attended the IEP Program of INSEAD. He has been since 2013, a Lecturer at SciencesPo (Paris) .
Former journalist and current political analyst, Fady has been an active member of the civil society in Lebanon since the mid-1980s and was/is involved in many initiatives to support freedom, sovereignty, good governance, social justice and the rule of law.