IEI Board of Directors


Prof. Ali Sayigh

Chairman of the Board

Ali Sayigh is the Editor-in-Chief of the international journal Renewable Energy. He is Founder and Chairman of the ARAB Section of ISES ; was a chairman of UK Solar Energy Society for 3-years. He is a consultant to many national and international... Read More

Luay J. Al Khatteeb

Executive Director, Iraq Energy Institute (IEI)

Luay al-Khatteeb is the Founder and Executive Director of Iraq Energy Institute (for public policy). Also a Senior Advisor to the Federal Parliament of Iraq on energy and economic development.His past experience spans over 20 years in management... Read More

Majid Jafar

Member of the Board

Majid Jafar is the CEO of Crescent Petroleum, the Middle East’s oldest private oil & gas company, and Vice-Chairman of the Crescent Group of companies which includes interests in port management, logistics, contracting, private equity and... Read More

Prof. Mustafa Al Shawi

Member of the Board

Prof. Mustafa Alshawi is a Director of the Research Institute for the Built & Human Environment and an Associate Head of Research of the School of the Built Environment at the University of Salford, UK. Prof. Alshawi holds many international... Read More

Amb. Salah Al Shaikhly

Member of the Board

Salah Al Shaikhly is the Former Iraqi Ambassador to the United Kingdom (2004-2008). Earlier in his career he held several governmental posts including Deputy Minster of Planning (1968-1976), Governor of Central Bank of Iraq (1976), and Head of Fund... Read More