Mr. Shaikh is Head of Portfolio Management at Senaat and oversees Senaat's portfolio of industrial assets in addition to its mergers and acquisitions activity across Senaat's group companies. Mr. Shaikh joined the Group in 2012 and has over 20 years' experience in investment management. Mr. Shaikh is a member of Senaat's Investment Committee and leadership team responsible for Senaat's overall investment strategy and for reviewing all investment proposals.
Before joining the Group, Mr. Shaikh was Vice President, Investments at InvestAD, an Abu Dhabi sovereign investment firm. Previously, Mr. Shaikh was in an investment management position with Abraaj Capital, a private equity firm in the UAE, and a structured finance executive with JP Morgan Chase in the United States, a global financial services firm. He started his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers, a global consulting/advisory and auditing firm.
Mr. Shaikh holds an MBA from the University of Notre Dame in the United States. He is a Certified Public Accountant and CFA Charterholder.