Mr. Fuad M. Sahouri
Mr. Fuad M. Sahouri is the Founder and President of SAHOURI Insurance, a privately-held risk management brokerage firm based in McLean, Virginia. Mr. Sahouri’s interests in the world of business have made him a highly esteemed community leader and advocate.
Established in 1970, SAHOURI has evolved from a small neighborhood insurance agency to a globally renowned industry leader. In 2015, the Washington Business Journal named SAHOURI the “Best Place to Work” within the Washington area, and the firm also received the coveted Stevie Award for customer service. In the same year, Mr. Sahouri himself was named “Financial Professional of the Year” by Northern Virginia Magazine and “Hometown Hero of the Year” by the Greater McLean Chamber of Commerce for his outstanding contributions within the local community.
In addition to his work in the insurance industry, Mr. Sahouri has decades of experience in international policy and activism. Born and raised in Ramallah, Palestine, Mr. Sahouri is extremely involved in the Arab-American world and is dedicated to using his platform to advocate for its interests. He has personally brokered meetings with world leaders as the founder and president of several business advocacy groups, one of which is the Palestinian-American Chamber of Commerce. He consistently hosts ambassadors from all over the world to discuss issues of foreign policy. He also hosted his own weekly television show, “It’s Your Business,” on the American Arab Network, which focused on topics such as free enterprise, politics, and trade. Mr. Sahouri’s dual interests in business and the Arab-American world led him to found ABPA, and we could not be prouder to have him as our founder and president!
I oversee the strategy, development, and administration of the ABPA programs. My focus is on partner development, corporate sponsorship, grant development, and advocacy. If you are interested in connecting with us to collaborate, enroll in our program, or learn more about our mission, contact me.
I oversee the ABPA Internship Placement Program, and facilitate new opportunities to our network of students. If you are interested in applying to a position we have listed, or an organization looking to recruit from our network of students, contact me today! I also assist with students looking for resume building advise or any other professional development tips.
Mr. Fuad M. Sahouri
I am passionate about assisting students become future leaders and gain practical experience through meaningful internship experiences. I am a career social entrepreneur, with previously successful organizations including Arab-Americare in Ramallah, Palestine; and the Arab-American Business and Professional Association. I lead ABPA Institute to achieve our goals and objectives and continually advocate for Arab-Americans and other minorities. My full biography is available here.
Ambassador Massoud Maalouf
I am a career diplomat who has served internationally for decades. I have been on the Board of ABPA Institute since its inception. If you are interested in learning more about our collaboration with diplomatic missions and international initiatives, contact me.