Lamia Moubayed Bissat heads the Institut des Finances Basil Fuleihan at the Lebanese ministry of Finance.

She has been nominated by the UN SG to serve on the Committee of Experts in Public Administration (CEPA).
She is also a member of the board of the International Association of Schools and Institutes of Administration.

She contributed to founding the GIFT-MENA network of civil service training schools in the MENA and the MENAPAR network of Research in public administration.

She authored and contributed to more than 41 publications founded the semi-peer reviewed journal Assadissa Journal of Public Finance and State Building.

She is a lecturer of public management and governance at the Institute of Political Studies of the Université Saint Joseph, Beirut.

Ms. Moubayed was awarded the “Légion d’Honneur” and the “Chevalier de l’Ordre National du Mérite” for her significant contributions to the development of cooperation ties between France, Lebanon and the MENA region.