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Rania Succar

Rania Succar

Rania Succar is co-founder of Jusoor and also a member of the Jusoor Leadership Team.  On the Jusoor Leadership Team, she oversees key Jusoor programs including the University Scholarship Education program and the Refugee Education Program.   Rania has long been passionate about economic development in the Arab World, and also co-founded the Harvard Arab Alumni Association in 2001.  

Rania is the Head of North America Brand Solutions at Google.  In this capacity, she works closely with leading brands across the US and Canada to explore new possibilities created by the digital age.   Prior to joining Google, Rania was a management consultant at McKinsey & Company where she advised clients on growth strategies across the technology, telecom, and banking industries in North America and the Middle East.  Prior to that, Rania was an investment banker with Merrill Lynch covering technology companies.

Rania earned her bachelors degree from Harvard University in Economics, an MPA in International Development from the Harvard Kennedy School and an MBA from Harvard Business School.  Rania recently moved to San Francisco from Chicago.  She has enjoyed exploring the Bay Area over the past year and loves to experiment with new challenges in the kitchen.