Karim El-Jisr

Karim El-Jisr

Karim El-Jisr

Mr. Karim El-Jisr has 20 years of experience in resource management, climate change, and urban development. Based in The Sustainable City in Dubai, he currently manages the SEE Institute – a global platform for advancing knowledge in sustainability and the built environment.
The Institute manages multi-year research programs, demonstration projects with industry partners, in an incubator for sustainability products and technologies, and a modular training program for professionals in the built environment. Karim holds a Bachelor of Science and a Bachelor of Engineering in Agriculture, and a Master’s of Science in Ecosystem Management from the American University of Beirut. He also holds a course certificate in Business Sustainability Management from the University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (CISL).