Dr. Fadi Khalaf
Dr. Fadi Khalaf

Secretary General
Arab Federation of Exchanges (AFE)

Dr. Fadi Khalaf was appointed Secretary General of the Arab Federation of Exchanges since September 2009.
Prior to this appointment, Dr. Fadi Khalaf was the Chairman of the Beirut Stock Exchange for 10 years (1999-2009).
Before moving back to Beirut, Dr. Khalaf worked as a Financial Consultant in France for 6 years (from 1994 to 1999).
Previously, he worked at the credit department in Bank of Beirut and made several studies on the development of the Forex department.
He worked also as a Technical Analyst consultant for a brokerage Firm in Beirut.
Dr. Khalaf has over 30 years of experience in the financial markets and banking fields.
He is one of the founder members of the French Association of Technical Analysts (AFATE) in Paris and a member since 1991.
Dr. Khalaf worked closely with the Lebanese Ministry of Finance on the draft of the Capital Market law and defended it in the Lebanese Parliament.
Dr. Fadi Khalaf holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Paris I - Sorbonne in France, a Masters Degree in Business Administration and the Diploma of Technical Analyst from the “Ecole d’Analyses Techniques” in Paris.
To his credit various research, publications and regional and international conferences in the field of financial markets, both in academic and professional level.