Jordan-US Investment Forum:

Paving the Way for New Business Opportunities that Create Lasting Growth for US Companies and Jordan

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The Jordan U.S. Investment Forums, which are organized annually by the American Chamber of Commerce in Jordan, provide a platform for enhancing U.S. – Jordan business ties.

The 2018 Forum will have a particular focus on motivating companies to address the unprecedented challenge of the refugee crisis in Jordan, thereby enabling the private sector to grow their business while directly helping refugees and host communities by investing in and sourcing from Jordan.

The Forum will be held in two cities of New York on June 25th and in San Francisco on June 28th, and is being organized in partnership with the Tent Foundation and Connect.JO and is receiving support from USAID’s Jordan Competitiveness Program. 

The Forum is will bring together senior Jordanian government officials, international development organizations, and distinguished representatives of Jordanian and American businesses to highlight Jordan’s strong business and investment climate.

Join us to:

  • Learn about the investment and business climate in Jordan.
  • Identify opportunities for your company to expand its operations in Jordan.
  • Understand best practices about doing business in Jordan and forge new partnerships.
  • Hear from high-level officials from the Jordanian government and international institutions about national and global initiatives to help facilitate business investments in Jordan. 

Please email lana.nimri@amcham.jo with any questions about this forum.

 
 

Organizers 

 
 

Speakers

 
 
  Eng. Mohammed Saad Bataineh  Chairman, AmCham - Jordan

Eng. Mohammed Saad Bataineh
Chairman, AmCham - Jordan

  Jay Collins, Vice Chairman  Corporate and Investment Banking, Citi

Jay Collins, Vice Chairman
Corporate and Investment Banking, Citi

  Dr. Loay M. Sehwail  Chairman, Jordan Industrial Estate Company

Dr. Loay M. Sehwail
Chairman, Jordan Industrial Estate Company

 
 
  Ms. Zoë Harries  Director Marketing & Business Development, Investment Consulting Associates

Ms. Zoë Harries
Director Marketing & Business Development, Investment Consulting Associates

  Dr. Wissam Rabadi  Chief of Party, USAID Jordan- Jordan Competitiveness Program

Dr. Wissam Rabadi
Chief of Party, USAID Jordan- Jordan Competitiveness Program

  Benjamin Herzberg  Senior Private Sector Specialist Equitable Growth, Finance, and Institutions

Benjamin Herzberg
Senior Private Sector Specialist
Equitable Growth, Finance, and Institutions

 
 
  Gideon Maltz  Executive Director- Tent Foundation

Gideon Maltz
Executive Director- Tent Foundation

  K. S. Sanal Kumar  Chairman & Managing Director Classic Fashion Apparel Industry Ltd. Co., Jordan

K. S. Sanal Kumar
Chairman & Managing Director Classic Fashion Apparel Industry Ltd. Co., Jordan

  Ahmad Khalifeh  General Manager, Jordan Bromine

Ahmad Khalifeh
General Manager, Jordan Bromine

 
 
  Lucy M. Duncan  Founder, President and CEO of Safe Ports

Lucy M. Duncan
Founder, President and CEO of Safe Ports

  Reem Khouri  Founder & CEO- Kaamen

Reem Khouri
Founder & CEO- Kaamen

  Joan M. Larrea  CEO, Convergence Blending Global Finance

Joan M. Larrea
CEO, Convergence Blending Global Finance

 
 

AmCham - Jordan Team

 
 
   
  
  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
  
  
  
  
  
  
     Rose M. Alissi  CEO

Rose M. Alissi
CEO

  Raghad Alkhojah  Deputy CEO, Head of Business Development  

Raghad Alkhojah
Deputy CEO, Head of Business Development
 

  Lana Nimri   Legal Advisor, Head of FTA & Policy Unit

Lana Nimri
Legal Advisor, Head of FTA & Policy Unit