Jassim Alseddiqi is currently the CEO of Abu Dhabi Financial Group , and the chairman of SHUAA Capital and Eshraq properties. He is a Board Member at First AbuDhabi Bank (FAB),Tourism & Development Investment Company (TDIC) and ADNOC Distribution.
Jassim Alseddiqi holds a Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Cornell University (USA).
Fadel Al Ali
Fadel Al Ali is an accomplished business figure recognised for his expertise in corporate governance and strategic commercial roles across a range of industries including real estate, hospitality, investment and banking. Mr Al Ali is a board member with Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA), Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (du), EMAAR MISR for Development SAE- Egypt, NBAD Private Bank (Suisse) SA, Switzerland. Al Ali holds a Bachelor of Science in Industrial and System Engineering from University of Southern California.
Chief Executive Officer
Amit has 30 years of experience building shareholder value in Financial services & FMCG companies in Asia Pacific, India & the Middle East.
Amit has a BA Honours in Economics from St Stephen’s college, Delhi & a Masters in Development Management from the Asian Institute of Management, Manila.
Khalil Ali, CFA
Chief Investment Officer
Khalil has been with ADCG since 2009 and has over 25 years of investment experience throughout Asia and the GCC. Khalil is involved with the asset allocation and investment process of all asset classes.
Khalil holds a BA from National University of Singapore and is a CFA charter holder.
Chief Executive Officer of IMKAN & Capital Group Properties
Walid El-Hindi has over 20 years of experience in the Development and master planning of residential, commercial and institutional projects. He will be leading the development and delivery of our diverse real estate portfolio in both domestic and international markets. Walid holds BARCH Degree from the University of Minnesota (USA).
Chief Executive Officer – H Hospitality Collection
Claudio has over 30 years of Operations, Investment and Development experience in the Hospitality Industry, working for a number of notable companies around the world. His focus is to grow HHC’s existing brands, making it an efficient and expert hotel manager and a trusted partner for any kind of investor. Claudio holds a BA in Economics from Perugia University, Italy & a Master of Management in Hospitality from Cornell University, USA.
Mishal Al Kasimi
Chief Executive Officer – Healthcare Platform
Dr Mishal has extensive medical experience in the USA and UAE working in direct clinical care, management and leadership. Throughout his career he has worked in both governmental and private organizations.
Dr Mishal did all his studies and training in the USA and is a certified Physician executive by American Association of Physician Leaders.
General Counsel & Head of Legal Department
Motaz has 20 years of legal experience after qualifying as a lawyer in Jordan in 1996. He has worked in the UAE in private practice with international law firms and as an in-house lawyer in both private and public sectors.
Motaz has given his legal advice on high profile transactions, local & federal laws and regulations.
Senior Manager – Investments
Vikas has over 12 years of experience in managing institutional equities, hedge fund and M&A valuation. He was rated 5 Star Analyst by Starmine and his research reports have featured in Bloomberg, Wall Street Journal & Barrons’.
Vikas is an MBA, CFA Charterholder and FRM holder.
Senior Portfolio Manager
Haytham has over 10 years of experience in the investment industry. Haytham is involved in covering and trading international fixed-income bonds.
Haytham holds MBA and MSc in International Securities & Investment Banking from Reading University ISMA Centre-England.
Senior Manager – Private Equity
Ali has over 11 years of experience in private equity, investment banking, corporate strategy, and business development.
Ali holds an MBA from the Kelley School of Business, Indiana University, USA and a Bachelor of Engineering from the University of Pune, India.
Associate – Investments
Mahroof is a Post Graduate from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. Prior to his MBA, he has worked as Derivatives Trader in international energy markets for around 2 years. Mahroof also holds Bachelor of Engineering degree from National Institute of Technology, Trichy (India).
Associate – Investments
Zeeshan is a Post Graduate from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIM A). He has 3 years of experience in Finance and worked as Investment Analyst with leading Indian companies. His sector coverage includes Oil&Gas, Chemicals and Capital Goods. Zeeshan holds Bachelor of Technology degree from Government College of Engineering, Pune (India).
Senior Development Director
Robert has over 20 years of international real estate development experience. He is responsible for strategic planning through to hand over of our current UAE portfolio of mixed use assets. Robert holds a Honours Degree in Architectural Engineering and a Post Graduate Diploma in Environmental Architectural Design from Cardiff University.
Senior Development Director
Richard has over 24 years of experience in Project and Development Management gained working in the UK and Middle East.
Richard holds an MBA in Construction and Real Estate from Reading University and is a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.
John has over 25 years international hospitality and mixed use real estate development experience with projects completed across the Middle East, Asia and the UK. John holds a Degree in Land Management from The University of Reading and is a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.
Stuart Ian Morgan
Director – Real Estate Contracts
Stuart has over 24 years of commercial and contract management experience gained from working in the UK and Middle East.
Stuart is a Chartered Construction Manager and member of the Chartered Institute of Building.
Nigel has over 18 years of experience in both Lead Consultant and client side Design Management roles, gained from working with leading organizations in the UK and MENA region.
Nigel holds a BA(Hons) with Diploma in Architecture and graduated as a chartered ARB RIBA Architect with a Certificate of Architectural Professional Practice from Plymouth University.
His experience both regionally and internationally covers a variety of both small and large-scale project types spanning multiple sectors.
Director – Real Estate Research
Tarek is an economist with over 10 years of professional experience at the intersection of real estate, finance and macroeconomics. He has served in public, private and civil society organizations. More recent work has centered on capital budgeting, capital structure and strategy advisory roles for real estate and financial institutions in MENA. He obtained his PhD in Economics from Cornell and has held academic positions at various universities including Cambridge, Oxford and Harvard.
Head of Marketing
With over 14 years of experience, Carine is a seasoned marketing professional with an extensive management & consultancy level background in the real estate, hospitality, F&B and media industries. Her passion lies in developing home grown destinations that stand out on a global scale.
Carine holds an MBA in Strategic Management from HEC Montreal and a BA in Economics from The American University of Beirut.
Senior Development Manager
Maher has over 17 years of experience in program and project management of various types of developments and construction projects.
Maher is an architect and holds a Master Degree in Housing and Urbanism from the Architectural Association (AA), London and is PMP accredited from the Project Management Institute (PMI).
Senior Development Manager
Sameer has over 20 years of experience in the region as a mixed use property development professional with design and project management expertise in residential, commercial and hospitality projects.
Sameer holds a Bachelors degree in Architecture from India and a Business Management degree from UK.
Maxim has over 5 years of real estate project experience primarily gained through working in the UK and now the Middle East. Maxim is also a Registered UK Architect.
Manager Real Estate Finance
Pankaj has over 7 years of experience in evaluating projects for investment decision making across all sectors of real estate.
Pankaj has successfully cleared all three levels of CFA exam and holds a BBA degree in Finance from Heriot Watt University in Dubai.
Manager Real Estate
Reem has over 9 years of experience in real estate and property management and is part of the real estate team which is involved in managing local real estate projects and assets. Reem holds a bachelor’s degree from Ajman University Bachelor of Interior Design, College of Engineering.
Assistant Manager Real Estate Contracts
James has over 5 years of Commercial and Contract Management experience gained from working throughout the Middle East and USA. James holds a Honors degree in Quantity Surveying and is an Associate member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.
Development Strategy Associate
Kefa brings experience in Development Consultancy having worked on a range of highest and best use studies, market and financial feasibility studies, and strategic advisory projects across the GCC. His exposure transcends real estate asset classes including hospitality, residential, retail, and commercial assets, with a particular focus on large mixed use developments. Kefa holds an Honour’s degree in Economics and Political Science, with a specialization in Urbanization.
CFO│H HOSPITALITY COLLECTION
Victor brings us rich international experience he has earned working in hotels across four continents, in starting companies from scratch, and increasing shareholders’ value. Victor is a US Certified Accountant, holds an Executive MBA in Advanced Global Management from the IE Business School, and Bachelor of Science in International Hospitality from Ecole Hoteliere de Lausanne.
Dr. Michael Kelley
Chief Medical Officer
Dr. Kelley was born and raised in the USA. He attended college at Harvard University where he graduated with honors.
He attended medical school at University of Louisville in His home state of Kentucky, then graduated from East Carolina University combined Internal Medicine and Pediatrics residency program. He is USA board certiﬁed in both. The ﬁrst 15 years of his career were in private practice. In 2012 he came with his family to the UAE where he served as a consultant in Zayed Military Hospital’s emergency department. In 2015 he was appointed CMO of ProVita. In Jan 2017 he joined our team as CMO.
Executive Director of Operations
Monica has worked in the Middle East since 2000, and in the UAE since 2003. She has worked in direct nursing care, management and leadership. Her career has included varied roles in critical care, quality management, rehabilitation and health-care management. Monica is a ﬁrm believer in the partnership approach, with an emphasis on customer service. Monica has more than 30 years’ experience in healthcare. She is a registered nurse with CPHQ and a Master in Business Administration (MBA).
Anne Marie Schreuder
Director of Nursing
Anne-marie has over 20 years of healthcare experience in the UAE and South Africa including working in Direct Patient Care settings, Clinical Resource Education, Health Care Management, Project Management and Leadership. She is licensed as a Registered Nurse in General Nursing, Psychiatric, Community Health and Midwifery. Anne-marie has completed a BA Degree ( Health Sciences and Social Services) with Specialization in Health Services Management as well as an MBA.
Director of Information Technology
Harun brings more than 16 years of experience in HIT. Prior to that he was the director of IT at Corniche Hospital, 180 bed hospital, one of SEHA business entities, where he worked on optimizing the clinical and administrative information systems, in addition to upgrading the IT infrastructure systems. He also was the head of IT and Medical Records and a member of the commissioning team at University Hospital of Sharjah (UHS), 220 bed hospital. There, he established the IT department and led all the efforts to select and implement the IT systems and infrastructure, UHS was the ﬁrst hospital achieving the prestigious HIMSS level 6 award in electronic medical records adoption across UAE and second at middle east.
Director of Human Capital
Wael brings 20 years of global experience in healthcare and investment markets. He is a seasoned HR expert and has served in various executive roles managing cross-functional responsibilities in the US healthcare and Middle East. For the last five years, he was in Michigan, USA holding both positions of Vice President HR and Project Program Manager of the first American Hospital in Riyadh in affiliation with Henry Ford Health System, which is one of the largest inpatient and outpatient health care systems in the US. He was responsible for planning, managing, and controlling the execution of human capital programs.
Director of Facility Management
Magdy has nearly 30 years of experience in facility management and has completed many high end recognized projects in UAE, Egypt, Uganda.
He is a biomedical engineer, laser trainer, and Radiation protection ofﬁcer and had the opportunity to co-operate with global medical brands and manufacturers and cover all types of healthcare facilities. Notably, he acted as facility manager of the NKA university hospital (1300 beds), IMC in Egypt (800 beds) and acted as a biomedical consultant and PM for Nation Hospital Abu Dhabi.
Mohamad El Sherkawi
Senior Manager – Legal Department
Mohamad has over 14 years of experience practicing law, as both in-house legal counsel (for a leading UAE bank) and as part of the corporate and commercial team for a magic circle law firm.
He has significant experience working on a wide variety of local and international corporate transactions as well as extensive experience in general commercial, real estate, employment and regulatory work in UAE and GCC.
Mohamad has given legal advice on matters including major group restructurings, a number of local and international joint ventures and real estate projects.
Manager – Legal Department
Sumaya is a bilingual lawyer with almost 10 years of experience. She is qualified in Jordan and has experience working there for a number of years before moving to the UAE where she has worked as a legal counsel for two specialized investment firms. Sumaya has experience in several areas of UAE law including in companies, employment, trademarks, and real estate. She also has an excellent experience in dealing with various government departments in Abu Dhabi.