Industry: Banking and finance
Company: Align Management Solutions
Designation: Managing director
Grace Najjar is one of the Middle East’s top management consultants. She has worked as an international expert providing specific consulting expertise on a raft of projects throughout Europe and the Middle East and North Africa region. She is heavily involved with the Project Management Institute, acting as one of its local, regional and international ambassadors. In addition, Najjar has been an academic assessor for the European Commission’s Directorate General for Education and Culture since 2004, in which role she evaluates joint European projects. Her spare time is taken up with lecturing at universities in both France and Lebanon. Najjar holds a degree in electrical information technology and systems from ESIB in Lebanon, and a master’s degree in networks and telecommunications from ENST in Paris.