Shadi has a BA in Chemistry from Northwestern College, and received his MSc. from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities in 2007. Prior to joining Elsevier, Shadi worked on national policy and organizational development at the Executive Offices of the King of Jordan, and in progressively growing roles in sales and business development within the private sector.

Joining Elsevier in 2014, Shadi is the regional expert managing Elsevier’s Research Intelligence portfolio in Turkey, the Middle East, Central Asia, Bulgaria and Romania. He also has a diverse heritage and cultural background, calling both the USA and Jordan his home.