Senior Vice President and General Counsel
Labeeb M. Abboud is responsible for the legal, intellectual property and risk-management considerations associated with IAVI’s operations and partnerships. He also oversees the organization’s business development efforts. Prior to joining IAVI, Abboud served as general counsel to Atriax, a London-based electronic marketplace for foreign exchange products. Before that, he was group counsel to American Express Bank, Ltd., and once worked as an attorney with Shearman & Sterling in New York. Abboud is currently vice chair of the Rainforest Alliance, a director of Shackleton Schools and NEPCon and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. He is a graduate of Wesleyan University and Georgetown University Law Center.
Abboud is available to comment on
-The AIDS research non-profit product development partnership model in action
-Business development and intellectual property management for non-profits