Khalil Haddad leads the advisory practice in Jordan for CrossBoundary, based out of the Amman office. Prior to CrossBoundary, Khalil served as Advisor and Director at the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry where he spearheaded the efforts to enhance the business environment in Dubai, and support SMEs and start-ups. He has led a $10 million VC fund focused on early-stage start-ups in Dubai. He has also served on the advisory boards of several funds including Dubai Silicon Oasis, Dubai Fintech Hive, and UAE CSR Fund, and successfully led the scale of several startups in MENA. Khalil started his career working in various global consulting firms including BCG, PWC, and E&Y. Khalil holds an MBA from Stern School of Business NYU and a B.Sc. in Industrial Engineering from the University of Jordan.