Speaker Profile

Ferris Hussein

Managing Director
The Carlyle Group

Ferris Hussein is a Managing Director at the Carlyle Group, focused on global infrastructure and energy opportunities. He is based in Washington, DC.  Prior to joining Carlyle, Mr. Hussein served as a Vice President of ExxonMobil, where he oversaw acquisition strategy. Prior to ExxonMobil, Mr. Hussein served as an Attorney for the Republic of Iraq and, prior to that, for the U.S. Department of Justice.

Mr. Hussein received his MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, JD from University of Virginia School of Law and BA from University of Michigan.

Mr. Hussein serves on the Board of Directors of Crescent Midstream, MVP Terminalling, Amp Energy, Riviera Gulf Holdings, Welligence Energy Analytics, ABANA and as a Member of the Investment Committee for the American University of Beirut’s Endowment.