Mr. Elias Baz
Vice President for Finance and Administration
Mr. Elias Baz was appointed Vice President
for Finance and Administration in the fall of 1995. He joined LAU Beirut in
1986 as Assistant Comptroller and in 1988 was appointed Director of Administration.
Mr. Baz started his career as an auditor with the National Institute for
the Guarantee of Investments where his work involved cost analysis and evaluation
of Capital Assets. Then a Senior Auditor for five years at Deloitte and
Touche where he supervised a team of junior auditors performing financial
and management audits for local and international corporations and in different
In his capacity as the Vice President for Finance
and Administration, he oversees the well being of the different areas under
“Finance & Administration”. This includes: Financial Planning &
budgeting, Physical Plant & Construction, Information Technologies and
Systems, Human Resources, Purchasing and other related administrative services.
He provides leadership in developing policies and procedures to ensure that
all the functions are properly run.
Mr. Baz had his BBA and MBA from the American University