Portfolio Manager - MENA Asset Management

Kuwait (KW)
Minimum 5-7 years of relevant work experience
May 26, 2019
Jun 25, 2019
Portfolio Manager - MENA Asset Management
Industry Sector
Investment Bank
Employment Type
Full Time


Play an important role in the management of MENA Equity Products in terms of investment decisions and execution. Scrutinize the analysis and investment research of potential investments or positioning in the MENA Equity space to ensure outperformance across mandates while balancing risks. Be highly knowledgeable of the Saudi market, and familiar with one more MENA market.
Work closely with the team to help raise AUMs for various products. Support existing client mandates by working with various internal and external stakeholders such as operations and legal teams, auditors etc.
Help develop the equity product infrastructure and establish new MENA Equity products.
Ad hoc assignments to support the Department.

Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Economics. CFA is a big plus.
Minimum 5-7 years of relevant work experience, of which the last 1-2 years as a full-time portfolio manager of MENA-focused equity investments. Portfolio Manager with demonstrated experience in the Saudi Market is mandatory.
Fluent in English. Arabic is a strong plus.
Significant Analytical & Modeling Equity Experience.
Knowledge of Factset and Bloomberg.
Strong verbal and written communication/presentation skills.
Excellent numerical skills including investment analysis, valuation and securities screening.
Ability to establish and maintain relationships with external stakeholders, such as brokers/dealers, service providers, regulators, and clients.
Good knowledge of portfolio analytics systems.

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Karen Gomes

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Latifah Al Sayed Omar,PHRi

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