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Lynn Zovighian

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Co-Founder and Managing Director, The Zovighian Partnership

Full Biography

Lynn Zovighian is the Co-founder and Managing Director of The Zovighian Partnership (ZP), a family-owned social investment platform. A philanthropist, she also manages the ZP Public Office, which serves communities in crisis, especially facing genocide. Lynn and her team have been working closely with the Yazidi people in 2015 at the onset of the genocide committed by Da’esh. She has also led efforts to fund community-led and women-centered organizations in Lebanon and has published independent analysis on humanitarian aid entering Lebanon. Lynn has also launched philanthropic research initiatives to bring data to crimes of genocide facing the indigenous Armenian community of Artsakh Nagorno-Karabakh. She is the 2022 recipient of the International Religious Freedom Award for Business Leader in Civil Society. Lynn is based between Riyadh, Saudi Arabia and Beirut, Lebanon.