Leith M. Masri

Founding Partner

Foursan Group

Leith Masri is a Founding Partner of Foursan Group, a leading Middle Eastern private equity firm which was established in 2000 and manages funds primarily investing in accelerated growth companies in the Levant and North Africa.  Previously, Mr. Masri was with the Blackstone Group in New York, a global private equity house specialized in alternative asset investing.

Mr. Masri is the Chairman of Estarta Solutions (a leading Middle Eastern IT company that counts as shareholders Cisco Systems and Microsoft Solutions), and a Director of Foursan Capital Partners I, Edgo Group (a leading Middle Eastern oilfield services company) and Palestine Telecom (the largest fixed and mobile operator in its market), as well as being a Trustee of Medical Aid for Palestinians.  He is also an attorney admitted to the New York Bar.  Mr. Masri received his Juris Doctorate in Law and Masters of Business Administration from Stanford University, and a Bachelors of Arts in Economics from Harvard University.