Majid Hassan will be joining Mirabaud Asset Management as the new head of business development focused on Middle East investors.
Hassan will be seeking out investors from a wide range of backgrounds, including banks, pension funds, and sovereign wealth funds from within the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries.
Hassan will be headquartered in Mirabaud’s Dubai office with 20 private bankers all under the responsibility of Olivier Honsberger who has been the Chief Executive of the local branch since 2007.
Prior to joining Mirabaud Hassan worked for the HSBC Group in Dubai. During the past 17 years he had different roles in a number of large international groups including AIG Investments and Standard Chartered.
“Mirabaud is well-established, with global capabilities in key growth markets and innovative investment solutions. I look forward to expanding its presence in the Middle East, and developing as well as strengthening the firm’s relationships with regional investors,” Hassan said upon his appointment.