Ramzi El Hafez is the founder of InfoPro, a publishing and business consultancy and research firm. InfoPro is the publisher of the Arabic edition of Bloomberg Businessweek, Lebanon Opportunities, and several other periodicals and business websites. InfoPro also conducts market and economic research for multinational and large local and regional companies, and public sector and international institutions. He is the chairman of Al-Majmoua, one of largest microcredit organizations in Lebanon and a member of the board of directors of several organizations including the Investment Development Authority of Lebanon (IDAL). He has published hundreds of articles on the economies of Lebanon and the Arab World, and is a frequent guest at business and economic talk-shows and conferences. He holds a masters degree in Industrial Engineering and a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin - Madison.