George Antoun

PROFESSIONAL
Mr. George Antoun is the general honorary consul of Kyrgyzstan in Lebanon. In the 1990s and during the regional depression, Mr. Antoun envisioned the emergence of a blossoming new Central Asia. Therefore, he was one of the first international businessmen who invested in Kyrgyzstan and his FDI was estimated in 2001 to be the third largest in the Central Asian region.

Currently, Mr. Antoun owns 13 companies operating in the fields of real estate and development, cement industry, construction materials, tourism, hypermarkets, and farming. Mr. Antoun is also pioneering public-private partnership efforts and promoting effective corporate social responsibility in Kyrgyzstan.

EDUCATION

  • Graduate, Law School, Lebanese University

MEMBERSHIPS & AFFILIATIONS | AWARDS & HONORS

  • Member, Buck Advisory Council, The Buck Institute for Research on Aging
  • Member, Dean's International Council, Harris School of Public Policy Studies, University of Chicago

PERSONAL

Mr. Antoun is married to Zarife Boutros; together they have three children.

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