Jordan Investment Commission
Fareedon Hartoqa is currently the Acting Chairman and Secretary General of Jordan Investment Commission, the government entity responsible for investment promotion and export development. Prior to this, Mr. Hartoqa worked with USAID funded project Jordan Competitiveness Program (JCP) as Export Development Manager for the ICT sector, helping Jordanian ICT companies find new export markets and new partners. From 2004 to 2015, Mr. Hartoqa worked with U.S. Commercial Service at the American Embassy in Amman, Jordan. He was responsible for enhancing bilateral trade and business relationships between Jordan and the U.S. He also worked for two years in the same position at the U.S. Consulate in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia. Mr. Hartoqa also worked in Ahli Commercial Bank for two years in the departments of Marketing & Customer Service and Retail Credit, and then he joined Insurance Company is Saudi Arabia as Marketing Executive for two years. Mr. Hartoqa graduated from Jordan University and holds B.A. in Political Science & Economics, and M.A. in Political Science; he is fluent in Arabic & English.