Board of Directors

Mr. Carl Bistany
President of SABIS®
Chairperson
  • Led and transitioned SABIS® into a globally-recognized, professionally-managed enterprise at the forefront of education
  • 25+ years of experience in education management and business administration
  • Author and sought-after speaker
Mr. James Mworia
CEO, Centum
Member
  • Under his leadership, Centum has expanded its assets under management from US$67 million to more than US$2 billion delivering an annualized return of more than 33% to shareholders
  • 15+ years of experience in investments in Africa
  • Recipient of multiple African leadership awards
Mr.  Amjad Al Dwaik
Executive Chairman of Investbridge Capital
Member
  • 30+ years of experience in banking, fund
    management, insurance, industrial, education
    and international real estate investments
  • Serves as a Chairman of Cosmoplast Industries
    Company and Near East Investment Group of
    Companies and a board member of Invest Bank
    and Al Sagr National Insurance
Mr. Mark DeSario
CEO of Investbridge Capital
Member
  • Career spent developing businesses and raising capital in emerging and frontier markets within global financial institutions
  • 30+ years of experience in wealth and asset management, corporate advisory, real estate and private equity
Mr. Khalid Jassim Mohamed Bin Kalban
CEO and MD of Dubai Investments
Member
  • Executive Director on the Dubai Investments’
    Board for the last 18 years
  • Extensive experience in manufacturing &
    industrial sectors as well as financial, investment
    and real estate sectors
Mr. Khalid Mohammad Bin Ali Al Kamda
Board Member of Dubai Investments
Member
  • Served as a Director in a number of prestigious
    institutions including Dubai Islamic Bank PJSC,
    Nakheel LLC and Dubai World Corporation
  • 30+ years of senior management experience
    across a number of sectors including airlines,
    private equity and banking