Executive Management

Faisal Mansour Sarkhou

Chief Executive Officer

Faisal was appointed as Chief Executive Officer of Kamco Invest in 2014 and has led the company to become one of the key players in the regional financial services sector. He enjoys a wealth of experience in investment services namely investment banking and asset management.

 

He joined the Company in 2000 and has held several managerial positions including head of Corporate Finance and head of Financial Services & Investments, responsible for advising and executing mergers and acquisitions, underwritings, private placements, debt issuances, restructuring transactions, and private equity. Earlier in his career he was a member of the Corporate Finance Team at KPMG in Kuwait.

 

He sits on the board of several reputable companies, member of advisory boards and executive committees and a prominent speaker in various investment forums.

 

Faisal holds a BSc Economics degree with honors from the University of Birmingham, UK and an EMBA with distinction from HEC Paris, France.

Sulaiman M. Al-Rubaie

Managing Director of Investment Management

Sulaiman joined Kamco Invest in 2019 as Managing Director of Investment Management following the merger of Global Investment House and Kamco Invest.

 

He enjoys more than 18 years of experience in merchant banking and private equity. He started his career with boutique investment bank, Brask and Company, in their placement and later in their M&A team. He then moved back to Kuwait to join the investment banking team at Global before joining the transactions team at Eastgate Capital Group in Dubai. He joined Global again in 2010 and became the head of alternative asset management. He was then promoted to become Deputy Chief Executive Officer in 2017 and then Chief Executive Officer.

 

Sulaiman is a member of both the Middle East and Frontiers Market Councils of the EMPEA and is a board member of numerous companies in the GCC and Turkey.

 

He received his MBA from London Business School and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Operations Research and Industrial Engineering from Cornell University, New York.

Abdullah AlSharekh

Managing Director of Markets and Investment Banking

AlSharekh joined Kamco Invest in 2020 as Managing Director of Markets and Investment Banking bringing with him extensive and diverse experience across all core areas from treasury and corporate banking to investment banking and asset management.

 

Prior to joining Kamco Invest, AlSharekh led the Economic & Investment team of the Hareer and Boubyan Development Agency and was Managing Director at Sharq Capital where he led investment activity across asset classes. Prior to that, he held several executive positions with key international and regional financial institutions including Executive Director at the Securities Division of Goldman Sachs, Executive Manager of Corporate Banking at the National Bank of Kuwait, in addition to Investment Banking at NBK Capital. He also worked for the Fixed Income Trading Group of Brown Brothers Harriman on Wall Street and the M&A Execution Team of HSBC in London.

 

He holds a dual BA in Economics and Public & Private Sector Organizations from Brown University, USA and a dual MBA in Finance and Entrepreneurial Management from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, USA.

Nawal Mulla-Hussain

Managing Director of Support

Nawal Mulla-Hussain joined Kamco Invest in 2019 as Managing Director of Support Operations following the merger of Global Investment House and Kamco Invest.

 

She is a professional with over 29 years of experience. She started her career at the Legal Department of Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC) and left five years later to join Kuwait Investment Authority (KIA) in 1994 where she held a Legal Counsel position. At KIA she was part of the team entrusted with the establishment of Kuwait Small Projects Company, the first government initiative aimed at supporting small to medium projects in the local market. In 2004, Nawal joined Global to head the Legal Department and was promoted to Executive Vice President Legal & Compliance in 2010 and played a vital role in the development and restructuring of the Company. In 2017 she was promoted to Chief Operating Officer heading the entire support group.

 

She holds a Law degree from Kuwait University.

Mohammed Abdullah Al-Hubail

Managing Director of Corporate Affairs & Admin

Mohammed joined Kamco Invest in 2009 and was promoted to Chief Resources Officer in 2013. Following the merger of Global Investment House and Kamco Invest in 2019, he became Managing Director of Corporate Affairs & Admin.

 

He has 29 years of extensive practical experience in the fields of Human Resources, Administration, and Accounting. He worked with Enhanced Engineering & Multi-Technologies Co. as a managing director, Kuwait Investment Project Co., and with the Kuwait Foreign Petroleum Exploration Company.

 

He is the Chairman and CEO of Manafae Holding Company and a member of board of directors of several companies in Kuwait.