Ahmad Shami is partnerships & communications specialist with 11 years of international experience in supporting public sector strategies in the United States, EuropeUnion, the Middle East, and GCC. Shami previously worked as a communications specialist at the Emirates Center of Strategic Studies and Research in Abu Dhabi. In addition, he worked as a Consultant at Price Cooper House (PwC) supporting the implementation of KSA vision 2030, Abu Dhabi economic Plan 2030, and the UAE 2021. Shami built extensive experience in negotiations and conflict resolution when he served as the head of foreign media and spokesperson for the Palestinian Prime Minister’s office in 2017. Also, Shami is a TEDx speaker with a Bachelor of Business Administration and an MA in Negotiations and Diplomacy from the Carter School for Peace Building at Geroge Mason University in Washington, D.C.