Badr Jafar is President of Gas Cities’ parent company Crescent Petroleum and the CEO of Crescent Enterprises. He is active in a variety of other industries, including:
Mr. Jafar is a member of the Advisory Boards of Cambridge University Judge Business School, American University of Sharjah and American University of Beirut. He is a member of the Global Board of Education for Employment (EFE), serves on the Board of Advisors of Sharjah Entrepreneurship Centre (Sheraa) and Gaza Sky Geeks, and is Chairman of Endeavor UAE. He is an active member of the Young Presidents’ Organisation serving as Ex-Officio Chair of the YPO Emirates Chapter. He was recognized as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum in 2011, is Co-chair of their Family Business Community, a member of the Stewardship Board of the System Initiative on Economic Progress and Global Future Council on the Humanitarian System.
Badr Jafar graduated from Cambridge University with a Master’s Degree in Engineering and a Business Degree.