Staff and Affiliates

Naseem Khuri

Senior Consultant


Naseem is a trainer, consultant, mediator and facilitator specializing in negotiation, influence, and conflict management.  He is a Senior Consultant with the Bridgeway Group, as well as a Senior Facilitator with Vantage Partners, a Principal with CMPartners, and a Senior Advisor with Dragonfly Partners. He is also an Adjunct Assistant Professor of International Relations at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University.

In the public and NGO sectors, he works with foundations, non-profit and international organizations, and government institutions managing strategic planning processes, delivering customized negotiation and influence training and facilitating internal change conversations and initiatives. Clients include Israeli, Palestinian and international diplomats and political leaders, U.S. Navy SEALs and the U.S. Air Force, civil liberties groups and people who are formerly incarcerated advocating for pardon reform.

In the private sector, he works with Fortune 100 companies offering training and consulting services to clients ranging from procurement officers managing key vendor relationships to loan officers managing long-term borrower relationships.  Clients come from the manufacturing, tech, energy, consulting and banking industries.

Naseem has a master in public policy degree from Harvard Kennedy School and a bachelor of arts degree from Bowdoin College. He is a member of the Truman National Security Project, a Board Member of the Negotiation Strategies Institute, a Board Member of Bridging Insights, and a Leadership Board member of Urban Rural Action. He lives in Silver Spring, MD with his wife and two children.