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energy executive

Khalil M. Zahr, Lebanese, Saudi Arabian energy executive. Grantee Lebanese Council for Science Research, 1971-1973, National Science Foundation, 1972-1973.

Background

Zahr, Khalil M. was born on April 15, 1948 in Abadieh, Lebanon. Son of Mohamed A. and Najla A. (Al-Ali) Zahr.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering with honors, University Missouri, 1970. Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, University Missouri, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, University Missouri, 1973.

Career

Teacher, research assistant University Missouri, Columbia, 1970-1973. System planning engineer Ebasco Services, New York, 1973-1978. Senior energy expert Ministry of Planning, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 1978-1993.

Chief technical adviser, team leader, senior energy adviser United Nations, Saudi Arabia, since 1994. Director Spectrum Company, Beirut, since 1992. Consultant Orbit International, Beirut, since 1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

President New York/New Jersey chapter Association Arab/American University Graduates, 1976-1977. Co-founder Lebanon-Agency for International Development, 1976. Active Lebanese Embassy Committee, Saudi Arabia, since 1995.

Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Guild of Engineers.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hiking, swimming, tennis.

Connections

Married Sana F. Najjar, 1981 (deceased June 1982). Married Hind N. Najjar, January 19, 1986. Children: Omar, Najla, Siraj.

father:
Mohamed A. Zahr

mother:
Najla A. (Al-Ali) Zahr

spouse:
Sana F. Najjar

spouse:
Hind N. Najjar

child:
Omar Zahr

child:
Najla Zahr

child:
Siraj Zahr