Ibtisam Husary appointed new CEO of MIFTAH, succeeding Dr. Lily Feidy
On July 2, Ibtisam Husary joined MIFTAH’s team as the organization’s new Executive Director, thereby succeeding Dr. Lily Feidy, who held the post for the previous 12 years. Ms. Husary, who holds a Masters’ degree in Business Administration, has assumed several senior posts over the years, including Executive Director and Board member in various institutions over 22 years of experience in several sectors.
MIFTAH also held an event honoring Dr. Feidy, attended by several of MIFTAH’s Boards of Directors and Trustees, including Dr. Hanan Ashrawi, Dr. Azmi Shuaibi, Abdel Qader Husseini, Khaled Kaloti, Hania Bitar and Ola Awad. The MIFTAH team was also present.
In her speech Dr. Ashrawi commended MIFTAH’s achievements under Dr. Feidy, praising her efforts in boosting the institution over the years of her service, which were characterized by dedication and loyalty, she said.
Dr. Feidy also gave a heartwarming speech in which she expressed her pride in leading MIFTAH and its team over the years, stressing she would never abandon her role in supporting the institution and its team after she leaves.
Dr. Ashrawi then presented Dr. Feidy with an honorary plaque in appreciation and recognition of her role in elevating and conveying MIFTAH’s social message.