Muath Ibaid is a Master in Public Policy student at Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) with a concentration in Business and Government Policy. Prior to joining HKS, Muath worked as an Analyst at Ernst & Young quantitative public policy team in Washington DC. In that position he helped public and private sector clients model the impact of policy changes at a US federal and local levels.
Muath currently serves as the co-chair of the United World Colleges Palestine National Committee where he leads the selection of 8 students annually for the prestigious UWC Scholarship. He is also the co-chair of the Palestine Caucus at Harvard Kennedy School. Muath holds an undergraduate degree in Economics and Applied Mathematics from Macalester College, Minnesota.