Professor Fayyad Melfi Aqil Al Qudah
APC Board Member effective November 09, 2020 - representing Government Investment management Company.
Professor Fayyad Al Qudah holds an LL.B degree in private law from the University of Jordan, an LL.M degree in law (with Distinction) from the University of Edinburgh in UK and a PhD degree from Edinburgh University in cooperation with the University of Houston, Texas, USA.
Professor Al Qudah Joined the teaching staff of the University of Jordan in 1993 till now. He was promoted to full-professor in 2010. Prof. Al Qudah held several academic and administrative positions at the University of Jordan. He served as a full-time lecturer at law in the years (1992-1993), assistant Dean of the Faculty of Law for student and administrative affairs, (1993-2003), as well as Head of Private Law Department and vice dean of the faculty. In 2010, Prof. Al Qudah was also appointed Dean of the Faculty of Law at the University of Jordan. In addition, Prof. Al Qudah served as legal advisor for executive privatization unit at the Prime Ministry and the executive privatization commission, as well as legal consultant and lawyer for the University of Jordan, the Jordan University of Science and Technology and the King Abdullah University Hospital. Prof. Alqudah was appointed board member of the Jordan Judicial Institute as well as member of King Abdullah Design and Development Bureau (KADDB)’s Board of Directors, and the Hashemite Fund for Development of Jordan Badia’s board of trustees.
Professor has acquired vast expertise, both globally and locally, and is considered a certified trainer and expert on Intellectual Property, accredited by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in Geneva, United Nations-affiliated organization. Prof. Al Qudah is also a certified trainer and expert in global trade issues accredited by the World Trade Organization (WTO) in Geneva, an organization concerned with the global trade issues among nations, and is certified as a trainer and expert by several regional organizations and institutions in the Arab World in the fields of intellectual property, international trade, commercial law, banking and corporate law.
Al Qudah he has been active as a practicing lawyer since 1995 in the fields of commercial, corporate law, banking and international construction contracts in addition to being an accredited international business arbitrator in different jurisdictions.
Prof. Al Qudah was appointed as a member of the higher UN anti-corruption commission in Vienna, July 2020, and is a certified expert in combating corruption at national and global levels.
Al Qudah has multiple publications and researches published in Arabic and English, addressing different domains, from trade law to the roles and responsibilities of BODs in public shareholding companies and their governance, and has written a book on commercial law that is taught at several Jordanian Universities.