Civil engineer with extensive experience in project management and business administration. Holds a master’s degree in management and engineering from Boğaziçi University-Turkey, a Project Management post-graduate certificate from Ryerson University-Canada, and is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP). Mr. Atassi currently works as the Administrative Director at Harmoon Center for Contemporary Studies and has taken part in several studies and reports. He is interested in issues related to reconstruction, sustainability, and innovation.