Our Team

Kamal Tayara

Managing Partner

Kamal is actively engaged in global investment banking and venture capital activity. Founder of KCP Capital, a Dubai-based advisory firm. Member of the board of various technology start ups in the GCC and North America. Engaged in the investment banking and financial transactions arena in the Middle East, Russia, Africa and other markets for a period of almost 20 years. Worked for top ...

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Krishnan Vaidyanathan

Managing Director

Mr. Krishnan Vaidyanathan has around 12 years of experience in US, Europe, Middle East and Asia. For the past 2 years, Krishnan has advised private equity backed portfolio companies in outsourcing, hospitality and agri sectors in West, Central and East Africa on growth strategy, marketing and operational improvement. Prior to this, Krishnan advised the Ministry of Commerce and Industry in Sa...

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Maya El Oweini

Director

With over 14 years of work experience, Maya is a qualified and proficient financial advisor that spent 7 years at Big Four accounting firms namely PwC and Deloitte dealing with private and public companies. Maya’s work experience span across various industries, from banking and insurance to pharmaceuticals and retail, and she specializes in accounting and audit. She subsequently established...

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Zein Balhas

Managing Director

Zein has more than 8 years of experience working in the accounting, auditing, tax and consulting fields. He also has more than 4 years of experience in valuation services in the Middle East. He is the founder of Al-Mukhtar for Accounting and Auditing, a Beirut based firm specialized in financial, tax and legal consultancy. He is also the co-founder and the managing partner of the Institute for Fin...

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Ammar Halabi

Managing Director

Ammar is a seasoned business leader with extensive experience in leading multi-million dollar sales organizations across different geographies. During his 22 years, he worked at Cisco Systems as Regional Manager, brought Extreme Networks from California into the Middle East and Africa and managed Compaq Computer (later HP) networking business. Ammar had also founded Funryde, UK's first realtim...

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Sharon Tiquia

Senior Analyst

Sixteen years of relevant work experience in various distinguished firms. Linked in management consultancy organization that helps the administrations to improve their performance primarily through the analysis of existing organizational problems and the development of plans for improvement. Had long term professional involvement in the cost analysis of Dubai’s leading florist industry that prov...

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