Abu-Ghazaleh Selected among 28th Most Influential Muslim Business Personalities in the World

AMMAN-The Royal Islamic Strategic Studies Center (RISSC), a Jordanian think tank, selected HE Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh among the World's 28 Most Influential Muslims in business sector in 2016.
Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh was selected for his influence in the world in the business sector in the Middle East and North Africa.
According to the report issued by the Center, he is credited with introducing the concept of intellectual property into the Arab world.
Abu-Ghazaleh has been selected as deputy Chairman of the UN Global Compact, as well as being appointed by the UN as Chair of UN Global Alliance for ICT and Development.

The report also stated that the name of Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh is being listed in the IP Hall of Fame in Chicago, USA. According to the Center, the selection and nomination of individuals depends on a number of criteria including their influence in the Muslim world and their ability to serve Muslims and their charitable causes in addition to their contribution in supporting science and scientists and in disseminating knowledge and awareness among the Islamic nations.