Dr. Maen F. Nsour
Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors
President and CEO of the Arab Potash Company since April 23, 2019. Before his current position he was Senior Advisor for Business Development and Strategies at APC since September 2017. Dr. Nsour was a member of the Board of Directors of APC for the period between August 2013 and August 2017. During his membership Dr. Nsour was Chairman of the Audit and Risk Management Committee at APC. Also, Dr. Nsour sat on the Finance and Administrative Committee at APC.
Dr. Nsour was briefly, in 2018, a member of the Board of Directors of the Arab Fertilizers Association (AFA). Dr. Nsour is a Board Member of the Jordan Chamber of Industry representing mining industry of Jordan after winning elections of the Chamber in 2018.
Dr. Nsour worked as General-Director of the Jordanian Social Security Corporation (SSC) and Deputy-Chairman. He was also Acting President of the Social Security Investment Fund (SSIF). Dr. Nsour was Chief-of-Staff and Special Advisor to the Prime Minister of Jordan. He was also a member of the Economic and Financial Ministerial Committee. In his capacity as Chief-of-Staff and Special Advisor to the Prime Minister Dr. Nsour served as the Principal
Adviser to the Prime Minister, offering strategic and tactical advice to the Prime Minister on policy matters and on the implementation of the government's strategic plans and programs. Dr. Nsour was Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Jordan Investment Board (JIB).
JIB is the government agency responsible for attracting investments, supporting exports, and creating an investment-conducive economic environment. Dr. Nsour worked as Senior Regional Programs Adviser at the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in New York.
He was also Director of Policy Planning and Economic Studies at the Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation in Jordan. Dr. Nsour currently member of the Board of Directors of the National Company for Tourism Investments that is owned by the Social Security Investment Fund.
Dr. Nsour is a member of the Board of Directors of the Jordanian Economic Forum, and he is also member of the Board of Directors of the Center for Strategic Studies at the University of Jordan and member of the Board of the Business College at the University of Jordan.
Dr. Nsour received a PhD in Public Policy/Political Economy from George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia, USA. He attended George Mason University as a Thomas Jefferson Fellow – a full scholarship awarded through the US Government. In 2010 George Mason University granted him the Alumni of the Year Award. Dr. Nsour received a Master of Science degree in management from the University of Jordan. Dr. Nsour received a B.Sc. in Civil Engineering with a concentration on Projects Management from the University of New Haven in Connecticut, USA.
Dr. Nsour fulfilled his military service in the Public Security Directorate.