Interview: Nawal Al-Hosany, Dir Sustainability for Masdar

This morning I had a chance to sit down with Dr. Nawal Al-Hosany, Masdar’s Director of Sustainability for Masdar as well as the Director of the Zayed Future Energy Prize .  We talked briefly about what’s new at Masdar City as well as what lessons learned at Masdar City are being applied elsewhere.   Stay tuned for tonight’s prizewinners – we’ll be tweeting around 9am pacitic time with the hashtag #ZFEP.


Ed Note: Travel expenses for the Author and TriplePundit were provided by Masdar.

Nick Aster is a new media architect and the founder of has grown to become one of the web's leading sources of news and ideas on how business can be used to make the world a better place.

Prior to TriplePundit Nick worked for Mother Jones magazine, successfully re-launching the magazine's online presence. He worked for, managing the technical side of the publication for 3 years and has also been an active consultant for individuals and companies entering the world of micro-publishing. He earned his stripes working for Gawker Media and Moreover Technologies in the early days of blogging.

Nick holds an MBA in sustainable management from the Presidio School of Management and graduated with a BA in History from Washington University in St. Louis.