U.S. Civilian Research Development Foundation (CRDF Global)
Brasilia Varig, South America
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Chicago, United States of America
“…Mr. Jones’s overall responsibility was to develop, design and implement the organizational structure necessary to support KAUST’s Business Development function and lessen the institution’s dependence on its endowment. Dedication to work, organization, and attention to details are attributes that have lead Mr. Jones to numerous successes, as he: •...
Tristan Walker, Former Acting CFO and Director of Budget and Planning, King Abdullah University for Science and Technology (KAUST is a US multi-billion endowed, international, co-educational, graduate science and research university on the Red Sea in Saudi Arabia) KAUST
"Mr. Jones has been described by many as the 'International Business Diplomat’ and has served as an ‘International Business Ambassador’ for numerous institutions. His experience and company’s success in developing and implementing global strategies is partly due to his uncanny ability to work with diverse groups of people and...
Azhari Bashir, CPA, CFO, UAE; Former CFO, Jal International Corporation; Former CFO and Chief Operating Officer, ATC;
“Albert, it was a pleasure to meet you in my office…I applaud your efforts in promoting U.S. businesses and exports…There is a real need for individuals like yourself to develop this market for American products.”
Marjory E. Searing, Former U.S. Assistant Secretary and Director United States Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration, Washington, D.C.
"I have known Albert Jones for over a decade-both professionally and personally-and can attest to his fine qualities as a business person, as well as his outstanding international perspective and experience…I am familiar with Albert's…many leadership positions that he has held…indeed he is chosen for those offices because people...
James E. Bennett, JD, Chairman, Bennett Group; Former Managing Partner (of the international consulting firm) Mckinsey & Company, 1968-1998; Founding Partner at Glengary LLC; Former Senior Managing Director and Senior Advisor, Dix & Eaton Inc.; Former Senior Executive Vice President & Member of the Banks Executive Committee, KeyBank (Key Corp); Senior Vice President, Cleveland Medical Mart & Convention Center
“Mr. Jones is a leader and practitioner of policy development, strategy and business development and finance who focuses on implementation and end results. He translates strategy into action. This was clear from his experience at KAUST. Albert wrote the university-wide policy for the "Approval of Major Commercial Projects Administered...
lain McMullan, Development Specialist, University Development, KAUST; Foundation Director at Bournemouth University; Director at McMullan & Co.; Foundation Director at Millfield School, Chief Executive at Grenzebach Glier Europe; Director of Development, London School of Business; Director of Development, University of Manchester Institute of Science & Technology. Click here to read the recommendation letter