Mr. Tariq Jawad is a Partner and Managing Director of International M & A of RockTree Capital, and he has over 20 years of cross-border investment and strategic business advisory experience as well as being an active angel investor in impact-focused startups.
Mr. Jawad is a frequent guest speaker at the Financial Times China-Arab Economic Dialogue and Latham & Watkins Silk Road Conferences. Mr Jawad is also a panelist in the Socrates Seminars at the Aspen Institute.
Mr. Jawad is also the former President of the Harvard Arab Alumni Association as well as the former President of Arte East http://arteeast.org a global platform for Middle East Arts. Tariq was also the youngest Board Member of the Board of Governors of the Arab-American Institute Foundation.
Mr. Jawad is a Graduate of Harvard University, Class of 1997 and fluent in Arabic, English and Italian, and has reached Intermediate Level in Mandarin and German.