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Chairman

 Gas Cities / Management / Chairman

Badr Jafar

Chairman

Badr Jafar is President of Gas Cities’ parent company Crescent Petroleum and the CEO of Crescent Enterprises. He is active in a variety of other industries, including:


  • Chairman of Pearl Petroleum [Natural Gas]
  • Chair of Executive Board of Gulftainer [Ports and Logistics]
  • Board Member of Growthgate Capital [Private Equity]

Mr. Jafar is a member of the Advisory Boards of Cambridge University Judge Business School, American University of Sharjah and American University of Beirut. He serves on the Board of Advisors of Sharjah Entrepreneurship Centre (Sheraa) and Gaza Sky Geeks, and is Chairman of Endeavor UAE. He is an active member of the Young Presidents’ Organisation serving as Ex-Officio Chair of the YPO Emirates Chapter. He was recognized as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum in 2011, is Co-chair of their Family Business Community and is a member of the Stewardship Board of the System Initiative on Economic Progress.


Badr Jafar graduated from Cambridge University with a Master’s Degree in Engineering and a Business Degree.