Shahm Al-Wir

Member of the Board of Directors

Shahm Al-Wir is a member of the Siniora Food Industries Board of Directors and partner in the Fursan Group, specializing in capital and investments. Al-Wir is also a member of the board of directors for Fursan Capital Partners, Estarta Solutions and the Abraham Path Initiative.  He is an honorary chairman and board member of the Harvard University Arab Alumni Association and a member of the consultative council of the Beirut Institution, Amman Baccalaureate School Board of Trustees and Dubai Islamic Bank Board of Directors. He is a registered lawyer in the New York Bar Association and prior to working at Fursan, Al-Wir worked at the leading law firm Debevoise & Plimpton in New York. Here, Al-Wir focused on mergers and acquisitions in the United States and the Middle East and consulted privately on one-off projects within investment markets. Al-Wir was born in 1973, holds a Doctorate in Law from University of Virginia in the USA and a Bachelor of Political Science with honors from Harvard University in Cambridge, USA.