Jihad El Hokayem is a leading economist, approved by six international TV channels since 2009 and hosted by a myriad of channels: BBC, Bloomberg, CNBC, and CNN. He was the first to publicly forecast the real estate crash and the current financial crisis in Lebanon and saved billions of dollars on Lebanese youth. Wealth management consultant and previous chief financial market strategist for an international financial institution. He was a consultant for an OPEC country and for the public and private sectors in Lebanon and abroad. He is also an MBA and EMBA lecturer in the most preeminent international universities since 2005.