Mr. Youssef Salloum is a senior consultant with Meirc Training & Consulting. He holds a master of business administration from the Lebanese American University and is a certified researcher in management science from Grenoble Ecole de Management. He is also pursuing a doctorate degree in business administration with an ABD status at Grenoble Ecole de Management, France. Youssef is certified in emotional intelligence from EI Skills Group at Yale University, and a train the trainer in strategic public procurement from the Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply (CIPS). In addition, he is a certified training practitioner (CTP) from the Institute for Performance and Learning, a qualified learning facilitator from Ecole Hôtelière de Lausanne, and an advanced certified trainer in effective communication, leading, training and coaching, using the award-winning 4MAT Learning and Leadership Cycle.
During his career, Youssef held several management, consultancy, training and faculty positions. Prior to joining Meirc, he was the managing director of LEAD, an organization dedicated to offering state-of-the art business training and consultancy to the public and private sectors in Lebanon. He was a consultant and trainer at the Basel Fuleihan Institute of Finance, part of the Lebanese Ministry of Finance, where he designed and conducted various training workshops in leadership and management, interpersonal skills, emotional intelligence and business planning to several Lebanese ministries. As a business school faculty member at both Notre Dame University and Sagesse University, he taught a wide variety of economics, project management, and finance courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels. In addition to his teaching experience, he was also head of the economics department at Sagesse University and a member of the faculty council of the business school. Youssef was also a founding member and general secretary of the Syndicate of Private University Professors in Lebanon.
Youssef conducts a variety of training courses for Meirc in the areas of leadership, management, organizational communication, and interpersonal skills. He is also a subject matter expert in assessing, training, and coaching emotional intelligence for organizations and business professionals.