Jafar, Badr - from United Arab Emirates
Country of meeting: Davos in the year 2013
Business executive and social entrepreneur based in the United Arab Emirates. He is the Chief Executive Officer of Crescent Enterprises, a diversified global business with operations in several sectors including ports and logistics, power and engineering, corporate venture capital and business incubation. As of 2019, Crescent Enterprises has 22 operating subsidiaries in 18 countries and employs over 4,500 people.
In May 2015, Badr Jafar was appointed by the United Nations Secretary General onto a committee for Humanitarian Financing, formed "to address the increasing gap between resources and financing for the world's ever-increasing humanitarian needs."
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