Fuad J. Kawar
Fuad is an international businessman focusing on Defence, Security, and Aviation with more than 35 years successful experience in the Middle East and North Africa.
His particular expertise is in the Arab and Muslim world. Fluent in both Arabic and English, he enjoys generations-long family ties to the business community throughout the Middle East.
Fuad provides strategic consulting services through an extensive international network, offering clients a wide range of services such as market entry, project evaluation; identifying business opportunities, providing access to key individuals, market research and carrying out risk analyses.
Lev has extensive operational and humanitarian experience in the Middle East, South America, Eastern Europe and West Africa.
In 2008 he created a real estate fund focusing on prime central London assets, which subsequently, over the next five years, outperformed the PCL market by some 61%.
In 2011, he co-founded London Wall, which is a multi-family private office with a focus on real estate – by 2016 assets under management surpassed £1bn.
Lev’s key humanitarian interests lie in post conflict and natural disaster regions, where he is able to bring his considerable experience and reach into international charities to bear.
John C. Garrett
Colonel, U.S. Marine Corps (Ret)
Senior Defense Policy Advisor, Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
John has conducted combat operations in Viet Nam, Desert Storm and Somalia. He has trained and provided security assistance to defense and law enforcement units throughout the Middle East, Asia, Africa and Latin America.
He represents the interests of numerous sovereign and commercial clients in the contexts of regulatory and policy matters. His portfolio extends to business services primarily in business development for infrastructure and development projects around the world.
He has made hundreds of appearances on international cable news television and radio outlets, providing comment and analysis on issues of national and global security and diplomacy.
He holds a Master’s Degree in National Security Affairs from Georgetown University and is a member of the OSS Society.