Mariam Said, born in Beirut, is a major force behind the newly established Barenboim-Said Academy (BSA) and the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra (WEDO).
Tarek Smaili is an American Plastic Surgeon of Lebanese origin. He is an active member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons of which only board certified plastic surgeons can be admitted.
Darina Al Joundi is a Lebanese-born French stage actor. She became a French citizen after Prime Minister Manuel Valls read a review of her performance at the 2012 Avignon Festival and decided to speed up her application.
Farouk Shami is a Palestinian-American businessman and founder of the hair-care and spa products company, Farouk Systems located in Texas.
Ziad al Turki is a Saudi Squash player. He is nicknamed “The Sultan of Squash” due to his love and dedication to the game.
Michael (Hasan) Fakih is a doctor and obstetrician. Fakih received his MD from American University of Beirut in 1981.
Abdulla Ammar Al Saudi is a Libyan national who is regarded as one of the world’s top banking experts and has been Managing Director of Capital Investment Holding Co. B.S.C since 1997.
Farida Allaghi is the senior advisor to His Royal Highness Prince Talal Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, President of the Arab Gulf Program for the United Nations Development Organizations in Saudi Arabia.
Suad Al Amiry, born in 1951, is an author and also an architect living in the West Bank city of Ramallah.
Latifa is a Tunisian pop singer born in 1968. She joined the Arab Academy of Music in Egypt, from which she earned her bachelor degree.
Yousra, born in 1951, is an Egyptian actress and singer. Yousra is a glamorous icon for the Middle East and an influential voice in the region.
Salwa Ghaddar Younes is a Lebanese United Nations Ambassador. After the news of her many philanthropic and many humanitarian achievements she became world renowned.
Samir Brikho was Chief Executive of Amec Foster Wheeler plc. Since he got appointed in October 2006, Samir has led the transformation of the business through the creation of Amec Foster Wheeler, turning his company into a leading supplier of consultancy, engineering and project management services to the worldwide markets of oil and gas, mining, clean energy, and environment and infrastructure.
Hashim Sarkis, born in 1964, is a Lebanese architect and author. Since 2015, he has been Dean of the School of Architecture and Planning at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Avec mon amitié et mes remerciements pour une des rares interviews que j’ai pris plaisir à faire
En appréciation d’un dialogue (en 6 parties jusqu’à maintenant) fort et important et particulièrement constructif
Thank you for the wonderful moments, for the magical questions and may God bless you