Speaker Profile

Dr. Ali Allawi

Former Iraqi Minister of Finance

Dr. Ali Allawi has had a distinguished career in the Iraqi government, serving as Minister of Trade, Minister of Defense and most recently, Minister of Finance in 2006. Dr. Allawi has been a Research Professor at the National University of Singapore, and at Oxford University. In 2009-2010 he was elected Senior Visiting Fellow at Princeton University and at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government. Dr. Allawi holds an S.B in Civil Engineering from MIT and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Profile as of 6/24/2014