Mr. A. R. Abboud is Lead Independent Director at Ivanhoe Energy, Inc., President & Chief Executive Officer at A. Robert Abboud & Co., a Member at Illinois State Bar Association, a Member at Massachusetts Bar Association, a Member at The Federal Bar Association, and a Member at American Bar Association.
He is on the Board of Directors at Ivanhoe Energy, Inc.
Mr. Abboud was previously employed as Chairman by ACB International Ltd., Chairman & Chief Executive Officer by First Chicago Corp., Chairman & Chief Executive Officer by First City Bancorporation of Texas, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer by First National Bank of Chicago, and President & Chief Operating Officer by Occidental Petroleum Corp.
He also served on the board at AAR Corp., Alberto-Culver LLC, Amoco Corp., Inland Steel Industries, Inc., Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, and XMH Corp. 1.
He received his undergraduate degree from Harvard College, a graduate degree from Harvard Law School, and an MBA from Harvard Business School.