Abdul Mohsen is the Founding CTO of Analytical Space, a startup out of Harvard doing laser communication via a constellation of satellites, and named by the WEF in 2017 as one of the Arab World’s top 100 startup in the context of the Fourth Industrial Revolution. He is also the founder of Jordan's first satellite program, and served as a Consultant with the Crown Prince Foundation.
With a background in Mechanical Engineering including an SM from MIT, Abdul Mohsen spent three years at NASA Ames’s Mission Design Division, and Draper Laboratory's Strategic and Space Guidance and Control Group. Abdul Mohsen holds an MPA from the Harvard Kennedy School, where he was an ELI fellow at the Center for Public Leadership, and is currently a research fellow at the Harvard Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation. He is also a WEF Global Shaper from the Amman Hub, and was named a 2018 Aspen Institute Ideas Scholar.