Management Team

“The Al Qaseer Middle East Investment Team always tries to think outside the box in order to stand out in all our solutions.”

Al Qaseer Middle East Investment operates on the noblest of values, most significantly its belief in meritocracy of its human capital.

Our team of high talented individuals with long years of experience in the field of finance and investments is committed to offer the company its utmost know-how to achieve best performance. The team is deeply devoted to contributing to our economy and community, which is evident considering our participation in existing affiliated entities.

At Al Qaseer Middle East Investment we aspire to continually grow year-on-year. Our culture, portrayed as a friendly and sociable atmosphere, encourages innovation and entrepreneurship to blossom which leads to higher levels of productivity and returns. As a team, we always try to “think outside the box” and work in a dynamic environment targeting shared goals while upholding the Al Qaseer Middle East Investment ethos.

The Team at Al Qaseer Middle East Investment operates as one entity and through a flow of communication, interaction and motivation; we craft businesses from an air of brainstormed ideas, followed by market studies and financial modeling.


Iqbal Khan
CEO

Iqbal Ahmad Khan is the Chief Executive Officer of Al Qaseer Middle East Investment. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of Bank Islam Brunei Darussalam, Cravia Group, Fajr Capital, Jadwa Investment and MENA Infrastructure. Prior to Al Qaseer Middle East Investment, he was the founding CEO of HSBC Amanah, where he built the business and team over eight years into one of the fastest growing and most successful emerging businesses in the HSBC Group.

He is a long-time advocate of the Islamic financial services industry, serving as an advisor to government initiatives in Brunei, Malaysia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, United Arab Emirates and the United Kingdom. He holds a Master’s degree in Political Science and International Relations and a B.Sc. (Hons) in Physics and Chemistry, both from Aligarh Muslim University. He is the recipient of several industry and global accolades, including the Royal Award for Islamic Finance, a biannual prize presented by HM the King of Malaysia, and a Lifetime Achievement Award presented by HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Prime Minister of the UAE.





Alhusain Hudhafah Gaber
Director - Business Development & Marketing Division

Mr. Alhusain possesses 20 years of experience in the Investment Banking field with international exposure and knowledge. He held several positions in prominent financial institutions notably JP Morgan - London, UK, National Bank of Kuwait – New York, USA, NBK Capital, and Mazaya Holding Co., before joining Al Qaseer Middle East Investment in April 2017. Mr. Alhusain holds a bachelor’s of science in Management Information Systems from the University of South Florida and an Executive MBA from London Business School.



Mujab Jawad Ba
Assistant Vice President - Alternative Investments

Mr. Mujab has 9 years of experience in the Real Estate field receiving his MS in Real Estate from New York University. Mr. Mujab specializes in International Real Estate acquisitions, due diligence, structuring, syndicating to clients and asset management services. Prior to joining Al Qaseer Middle East Investment, Mr. Mujab worked for Wafra Investment Advisory Group in New York and Mckinsey & Company in Abu Dhabi.



Salah Sajid Shalhoub
Assistant Vice President - Alternative Investments

Mr. Shalhoub joined Al Qaseer Middle East Investment in June 2019, and has more than 9 years of experience in the Local Real Estate field. His experience specializes in Real Estate funds, development, acquisitions, due diligence, structuring, syndicating to clients and Real Estate management services. Mr. Shalhoub holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and a Masters degree in Real Estate, both from American University, Washington DC. He also holds the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) accreditation.



Suhaim Marzuq Halabi
Assistant Vice President - Asset Management

Mr. Halabi joined Al Qaseer Middle East Investment in September 2017, and is equipped with more than 9 years of experience in the Investment and Asset Management fields. Prior to joining Al Qaseer Middle East Investment, Mr. Halabi held the position of an Investment Advisor in NBK Capital. Mr. Halabi holds a bachelor’s of Finance from the American University of Kuwait and an MBA from Gulf University of Science and Technology. He also attended the Oxford Private Markets Investments program from the University of Oxford.



Dr. Ahmad Yousef
Fund Manager

Dr. Ahmad is the Fund Manager of Al Qaseer Middle East Investment and has more than 15 years’ experience in banking and Project finance. Prior to joining Al Qaseer, Ahmad managed corporate finance and investment banking for international and local UAE banks

His last position was the Head of International Investment Finance for ADIB where he originated, structured, and executed Project Finance transactions in multiple asset classes in excess of USD 2 billion.