Private Markets Investment
Board of Directors
CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD
Entrepreneurship development and venture capital. Currently the VP of business development in SITE, previously the Managing Director and CEO of BayanPay.
A founding and board member of the Saudi Private Equity & Venture Capital Association.
Holds a BS in Computer Engineering from King Saudi University (KSA).
Fahad AlDehais Al-Malki
Independent Deputy Chairman of the Board
Over 18 years of experience in law and regulations related to capital markets, public and government policies, advisory, and ADR.
Currently the founder and Managing partner of Suhail Partners LLP. Fahad is, a former member and chairperson of the Capital Markets Authority (CMA) Advisory Committee, and was the managing partner of a high-profile law firm from 2015 to 2021. Fahad started his career with the Central Bank of Saudi Arabia (SAMA) in 2003.
Fahad also was a member of the Advisory Committee to the Saudi Bar Association to redraft the Code of Law Practice in Saudi Arabia in 2020. He holds a Master’s degree of law (LL.M) from the George Washington University Law School (USA) and a Bachelor’s of Arts in Law (LL.B, magna cum laude) from king Saud University (KSU).
HH Khalid Bin Fahad Bin Abdullah AlSaud
Independent Board Member
19 years experience in corporate management, strategic investments, corporate and project financing in Saudi Arabia.
Currently, the Managing Director & CEO of FAMA Holding and before that was the director of investments at the group. Also worked as a Senior credit analyst at the Saudi Industrial Development Fund (SIDF), and previously a manager at Samba Financial Group.
Holds an Executive MBA from London Business School (UK), and BE in Industrial Engineering from King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals (KFUPM).
Sami Abdullah Alzakri
Hold a bachelor’s degree in management information system from king fahd university of petroleum and minerals. Has over 24 years of experience in financial sector and entrepreneurship, currently the founder and managing partner of Maskan Arabia investments and development CO, was the CEO and managing partner of Tal Co. Also was working as senior manager of real estate consultancy for Jadwa investments.
MANAGING DIRECTOR & CEO
20 years’ experience in venture capital, private equity, merger & acquisitions, investment banking, business development, and direct investments.
Founder and owner of Asyaf Investments, the first private markets investment management company in the region. Previously was a partner with Iris Capital for eight years based in Dubai and Saudi Arabia, before that he worked as an Associate Director with Jadwa Investment in the private equity and investment banking for five years, before that was the merger & acquisition director for Saudi Telecom Company (STC) for six years.
A founding and board member of the Saudi Private Equity & Venture Capital Association, founding member of Scientific Research & Innovation Association (SRIA), and a member of the Saudi- Bosnian Business Council, and a former member of the Saudi- Djibouti Business Council.
Registered in the Saudi Capital Market Authority (CMA), the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB), and Dubai International Financial Center (DIFC).
Holds an MBA from London Business School (UK), MS Telecommunication Management from Stevens Institute of Technology (USA) and BS in Telecom System from University of Wisconsin (USA).