Rayd Abu-Ayyash is a Principal with Value for Good. Although he was born in Berlin, Rayd grew up mainly in Jordan and has worked, studied and lived throughout his life across three continents with longer stays in Germany, Jordan, the USA, Dubai and the UK.
Rayd holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Harvard University and a MSc in City Design and Social Science from the London School of Economics. He has vast experience advising senior executives across the public and private sector. He started his career in banking before he joined the Dubai office of McKinsey & Company in 2003 where he gained experience advising companies across a wide range of industries. From 2011 until 2015 he was Head of Strategy and Corporate Communications of the Capital Bank of Jordan.
2015 – 2019: Freelance Consultant, Berlin
2011 – 2015: Head of Strategy and Corporate Communications, Capital Bank of Jordan
2009 – 2011: Advisor to Jordanian Ministers for Finance and Energy
2008 – 2009: Senior Consultant, Arup, London
2003 – 2006: Business Analyst, McKinsey & Company, Dubai
2002 – 2003: Transaction Advisory Services, HSH Nordbank
2008: MSc, City Design and Social Science, London School of Economics (LSE)
2001: BA Economics, Harvard University
• Arabic (native)
• German (native)
• English (native)
• French (basic)