Jean-François Seznec

Jean-François Seznec’s focus is on the growth of the energy-based industries, such as petrochemicals, aluminum, or steel, in the Gulf. He is an adjunct professor at the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown, as well as at Johns Hopkins' School of Advanced International Studies.  He has 25 years of experience in international banking and finance, ten of which were spent in the Middle East.


B.A. from Washington College; M.I.A. from Columbia University; M.A. and Ph.D in Political Science from Yale University

French (native)

Countries of Expertise
GCC, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Syria

Issues of Expertise
Social & Economic Policy, US Foreign Policy