Saba Al Mubaslat

CEO, Humanitarian Leadership Academy

Saba joined the Humanitarian Leadership Academy as the first CEO in September 2015 after 22 years of frontline response to humanitarian crises.

Before the Academy, Saba was the Country Director for Save the Children in Jordan working in the Syria response for several years. She was responsible for the overall direction, leadership and coordination of Save the Children’s programmes in Jordan for both development and humanitarian response.

Saba was educated at Jordan University and the University of Framingham in Boston, USA. Throughout her 22-year career in the fields of engineering, development and humanitarian response, Saba has worked in some of the most challenging countries and territories in the world, including Lebanon, Jordan, Egypt, Palestine, Yemen, Tunisia, Libya and Azerbaijan.