H.E. Ibrahim Saif
Dr. Ibrahim Saif was appointed by a Royal Decree as the Minister of Energy & Mineral Resources 02 March 2015.
He previously served as the Minister of Planning and International Cooperation on March 2013 until March 2015. Saif holds a M.Sc. and a PhD in Economics from the University of London. Prior to being appointed as a Minister, Saif was a Senior Scholar at the Carnegie Middle East Center, and served as a consultant to the World Bank, the International Monetary Fund and other international organizations. Saif was also a former director of the Centre for Strategic Studies at the University of Jordan, and served as the Secretary General of the Economic and Social Council in Jordan. He has taught at both the University of London and Yale University, where he led courses on the economies of the Middle East.