Essam A. Albakr
Board Member and CEO
Essam Albakr is an accomplished and highly entrepreneurial Senior Investment Management Executive with over 24 years of experience in Investment, Asset Management, Development, Financial and Strategic Planning Advisory with world leading Private Equity and advisory firms in Multiple Asset Class investments and investment cycles. Strong, dynamic, and passionate, a team-focused, inspirational leader who builds collaborative, respectful relationships with Institutional Investors, Asset Managers and Advisors, from global companies to Private Equity Groups, High Net Worth Individuals, Investment Funds, Governmental Agencies, etc., creating empathy and a shared vision.
Mr. Albakr holds a BSc in Commerce with a major in Operations, MIS and International business from the University of Santa Clara. He has also attended and completed Stanford's University Graduate School of Business's Advanced Negotiation and Deal-Making Strategies Program.