fadi adra

Partner - Strategy& (Formerly Booz & Co)

Middle East


Fadi Adra is a Partner with Strategy& and the leader of the Government and Public Sector practice in the Middle East. Fadi has deep regional expertise in social services, human capital development, and government governance. He has led a number of large-scale reform and transformations, strategic planning, organization design/enactment, and program management and implementation projects for public sector entities in the GCC. Most recently, he has led client assignments covering the restructuring of the social services sector for a GCC government and the establishment of a social innovation fund in a GCC country. In addition to his client work, Fadi leads the Strategy& Social Impact program in the Middle East, which provides pro bono consulting services to a large number of NGOs in the region. Fadi is also an Ideation Center board member and an avid thought leader. He has authored multiple reports on topics in his area of expertise, including: - The trends shaping the UAE’s youth sector after the COVID-19 pandemic - The social investment paradigm: From protective to proactive states - Moving social services beyond government - Enabling our students with disabilities to thrive - Triggering change in the GCC through behavioral insights - Putting outcomes first: How to plan performance management in the Middle East public sector - From traditional to impact philanthropy: Creating a legacy for GCC family businesses - Safeguarding GCC consumers: How GCC countries can modernize their consumer protection frameworks - Safeguarding children in the GCC: A framework for the education sector - Fit for Service government: The opportunity in the GCC’s fiscal challenge Fadi is a home-grown consultant. He initially joined Strategy& in 2004 and then re-joined after taking time off to earn his MBA. He holds an MBA from INSEAD and a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the American University of Beirut. 

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