Sufi, Awais

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Awais Sufi is Director of Business Development at the International Youth Foundation (IYF). He previously served as Managing Director and General Counsel of the Education for Employment Foundation (EFE), and as an Associate Attorney with the Washington law firm of Arnold & Porter in the corporate and securities practice group. Prior to his work with Arnold & Porter, he served as Law Clerk to the Honorable John E. Sprizzo, United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York. Mr Sufi’s work includes positions at Amnesty International, the United Nations War Crimes Commission for the Former Yugoslavia, Advocates for Basic Legal Equality (ABLE) and the National Telecommunications and Information Administration. He is a graduate of the University of Texas School of Law, where he served as an Associate Editor of the Texas Law Review. He received Bachelors degrees from the University of Chicago in both Political Science and Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations.