National Heritage Foundation representative
Youmna Ziadé Karam holds a Masters in Law from Saint-Joseph University in Beirut and in Political Sciences and International Relations from Sciences-Po Paris.
She has been pursuing a career in the banking sector (SGBL and BLC bank) particularly in Corporate Banking, project management, reengineering and Corporate Social Responsibility since 2003. She is one of the founding
members of the Global Compact Network Lebanon- GCNL, the local chapter of the United Nations Global Compact – UNGC.
Ziadé is also an entrepreneur herself: pioneer in organic agriculture and farming in Lebanon (2004), co-founder of Kitchenlab (2013), an innovative concept in the culinary field and serves on the Board of TAKREEM USA Foundation.
She represents the National Heritage Foundation within the Beirut Heritage Initiative.