Senior Managing Director and Head of Alternative Investments, NBK Capital
Amjad Ahmad is Head of Alternative Investments at NBK Capital which is a leading private equity and mezzanine fund manager in the MENA region. He currently manages a platform with offices in Dubai, Kuwait and Istanbul focusing on growth capital investments in middle market companies. Additionally, he is currently a board member of several portfolio companies in Kuwait, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Turkey and the United Arab Emirates. As a founding member, he has been instrumental in the group’s development and growth.
Amjad has 19 years of private equity, investment banking and management consulting experience with roles at UBS, Credit Suisse and PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Amjad earned a Master of International Affairs from Columbia University and a Bachelor of Business Administration from Hofstra University. He also attended the General Management Program at Harvard Business School and is a C.P.A.