Salman Shaikh


Founder and CEO of The Shaikh Group (TSG).

Before establishing The Shaikh Group (TSG), Salman Shaikh was the director of the Brookings Institution's Doha Center, where his research focused on conflict resolution, domestic policy, and geopolitics of the Middle East, with a particular focus on the Levant (particularly Syria, Lebanon, and Iraq) and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states.


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