DAI Welcomes Jamal Al-Jabiri, New Corporate Representative in JordanDAI : About DAI : Newsroom
...DAI Welcomes Jamal Al-Jabiri, New Corporate Representative in Jordan
Date: September 8, 2008Jamal Al-Jabiri has joined DAI as its representative in Jordan, where he will lead DAI's efforts to expand its project portfolio in Jordan and neighboring countries. Jamal joins DAI after a distinguished 11-year career with the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) in Jordan, most recently as Deputy Director of the Office of Economic Opportunities.Before joining USAID, he worked for 10 years at The Housing Bank in Amman."Jamal Al-Jabiri brings to DAI his firsthand knowledge of Jordan and the Middle East, a rich network of contacts in the local development community, and a fierce commitment to the development objectives at the core of DAI's mission," said DAI President Jim Boomgard.
has a long history of delivering development results in Jordan, and Jamal
will take on the task of broadening and deepening DAI
's client relationships still further.Working across clients and technical areas, he
will be DAI
's principal point of contact in Jordan, working shoulder-to-shoulder with DAI
Palestine—DAI's office in Ramallah—in support of regional initiatives.DAI
Palestine will provide the financial and other infrastructure support to assist his
In addition to his
marketing and business acquisition responsibilities, Jamal
will serve as a resource for in-country project implementation, collaborating closely with project leaders and home office support teams to bring added value to programs such as the Sustainable Achievement
of Business Expansion and Quality Project (on which DAI
is a subcontractor to BearingPoint, Inc.) and the Instituting Water Demand
Management in Jordan Project (IDARA).