Teresa Chahine

Teresa Chahine is Alfanar’s Innovation Advisor, working closely with our team and our investees to make sure we keep disrupting! Dr. Chahine is the Social Entrepreneurship Program Leader at Harvard’s Center for Health and the Global Environment, and the author of “Introduction to Social Entrepreneurship”, the reference text on building an effective and sustainable social venture. Chahine launched Alfanar Lebanon in 2012, and served as its country director until 2016. She continues to provide on-the-ground support in Lebanon, leads our research and development initiatives, and supports our executive team in building strategic partnerships.