Senior Team

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Leith M. Masri
Leith is a Founder and Partner of Foursan Group. Previously, Leith was with the Blackstone Group in New York. At Blackstone, he focused on Private Equity/Leveraged Buyouts as well as on Mergers and Acquisitions.
Leith is the Chairman of Estarta Solutions and is a Director of Foursan Capital Partners I, Edgo Group, and Palestine Telecom, as well as being a Trustee of Medical Aid for Palestinians. Leith is also an attorney admitted to the New York Bar.
Leith received his Juris Doctorate in Law and Masters of Business Administration from Stanford University, and a Bachelors of Arts in Economics from Harvard University.
 
Nashat T. Masri
Nashat is a Founder and Partner of Foursan Group. He joined Foursan from J.P. Morgan, where he was a Vice President in the Investment Banking Group, with a focus on financial institutions. His experience includes mergers, acquisitions and advisory assignments in the US, Europe and Latin America.
Nashat is a Director of Foursan Capital Partners I, Al Qaser for Touristic Investments, the Royal Jordanian Air Academy, Arab Palestine Investment Company, and Nafith Logistics. He is Vice Chairman of Siniora Food Industries and Shamsuna Power. He also serves as a Trustee of the King Hussein Cancer Foundation.
Nashat received a Masters of Public Policy from the Harvard Kennedy School, and a Bachelors of Arts in Economics from Harvard University.
 
Shahm M. Al-Wir
Shahm is a Partner of Foursan Group. Prior to joining Foursan, Shahm was with Debevoise & Plimpton in New York, a leading global law firm, having spent six years focusing on US and Middle Eastern mergers and acquisitions and capital markets transactional and advisory work.
Shahm is a Director of Foursan Capital Partners I, Shamsuna Power, Siniora Food Industries and Zalatimo Sweets. He is a Member of the Economic Policies Council chaired by His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan. Shahm is also a Director of the Central Bank of Jordan and the Health Care Accreditation Council. He is President Emeritus of the Harvard Arab Alumni Association, an Advisory Board member of the Beirut Institute and a Member of the Steering Committee of the National Bank of Iraqi. Shahm is also a Trustee of the Shoman Foundation and the Amman Baccalaureate School. Shahm is an attorney admitted to the New York Bar.
Shahm received a Juris Doctorate in Law from the University of Virginia School of Law and a Bachelors of Arts in Government, magna cum laude, from Harvard University.

 
Jameel N. Anz, CFA
Prior to joining Foursan in 2005, Jameel worked at the Arab Bank, the largest financial institution in Jordan and one of the top 10 largest banks in the Arab world, where he focused on credit risk analysis and financial modeling for projects in the fields of energy, utilities, petrochemicals and real estate for government and corporate clients in the MENA region and internationally. Jameel was also part of the team responsible for the Securitization Initiative and the introduction of Structured Investment Vehicles at the Arab Bank.
Jameel is a Director of Jordan Dubai Islamic Bank, Al Qaser for Touristic Investment, Shamsuna Power and Nafith Logistics. He is the President of the CFA Society Jordan, a member of the CFA Institute, and a Chartered Financial Analyst, CFA® Charterholder. Jameel serves as an exam grader for the CFA Program in Charlottesville, Virginia, and is also a frequent lecturer in Accounting, Economics, Finance and Business Ethics.
Jameel received an MBA in Finance with Highest Honors from New York Institute of Technology, and a Bachelors of Arts in Economics with Great Distinction from McGill University.