Ghassan E. Nuqul
Outstanding Industrial Engineer (2016)
Ghassan Nuqul is Chairman of Fine Hygienic Holding, one of the major investors and biggest industrial groups in the Middle East. Mr. Nuqul holds a Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering and a Master's degree in Business Administration from Purdue University. Mr. Nuqul is a member of several governmental councils and committees, and is personally involved in several local and international business associations and not-for-profit organizations and initiatives. Among these are the Advisory Board on Partnership between the Private & Public Sector, the Board of the Greater Amman Municipality, the Jordanian Hashemite Fund for Human Development, the Technical & Vocational Education Council, the Board of the National Center for Culture & Performing Arts/King Hussein Foundation, Jordan University of Science and Technology, and the Jordan Chapter of the Young Presidents Organization (YPO). Nuqul also served on the Economic Consultative Council to HM King Abdullah II, and participated in developing the National Agenda as Chairman of the Employment Support and Vocational Training Theme. He sits on the Boards of the Kuwaiti Jordanian Holding Company, Integrated Olive Products Company, Delta Insurance Company, and the Universal Modern Industries Company.