Meet Our Team
Based in Saudi Arabia, with experience and access to Europe, North America, Africa and the rest of Asia.
Mr. Yasser Al Kadi is the CEO of Kadi Group Holding and the Managing Director of Zajil. He is a member of several boards of directors, including Derayah Financial and Bahri Company. He is also a member of the Logistic Committee in the Eastern Province Chamber and a member of the Oqal Group Board of Trustees.
Mr. Yasser has completed his Bachelor’s degree in Finance and MBA from the University of Portland. Additionally, he completed a range of executive degrees at various universities, including Harvard, INSEAD, and London Business School.
Mr. Abdulaziz Al-Turki held numerous leadership positions in different companies, including his role as an engagement manager of the McKinsey & Company subsidiary, Elixir Management Consulting. He previously worked for SABIC in multiple leadership positions. He has also worked in a number of startups in KSA and London.
Abdulaziz completed his Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Maryland and an MBA from London Business School.
Saud is a City University of London graduate with a Bachelor degree with Honors in Finance. He is keen and passionate towards Venture Capital, Private Equity, and the wider Investment landscape, and is always keeping an eye on new FinTech initiatives as well as the emerging technologies and startups, analyzing their financial and business models.
Olga has multiple years of experience working with technology companies: an operational role at a US-based startup, a consulting role at McKinsey, and an investor role across all investment stages.
She is pursuing her MBA at London Business School and has graduated with a degree in Economics and Finance from University of London.
Jingyi has worked as a management consultant for 5 years, specialising in data science. She’s also been an active angel investor in London since 2015.
Jingyi is doing her MSc Finance at LBS and has a MSc Management from LSE and graduated Valedictorian from BSc Electronics Engineering and Computer Science from Queen Mary University of London.
Omar has a passion for technology with 6+ years in product management and development. He has a proven track record launching software and hardware products at GE, NASA, MIT Lincoln Lab, and SAP.
Omar holds a bachelors and masters in Electrical and Computer Engineering, graduating with honors research distinction. Furthermore, Omar is completing his MBA degree at London Business
Dalal has worked previously in the consulting field in Portas Consulting and The Consulting Co. as an intern. Besides, she’s part of the Jeel Tamooh program sponsored by BCG. S
he is currently pursuing her bachelor’s degree in Banking and Finance from Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University, expected to graduate in June 2022.
Faris is a senior Finance student at King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals. He is always aspired to exploring new opportunities for improvement. During his study, he had multiple internships at Manafa Capital, Ping An, and Bader Incubator.
Additionally, he is a Qimam Fellow, which is a fellowship program supported by Mckinsey & Company that aims to empower most distinguished university students to achieve their full potential.
We are blessed to be working with leading advisors in the region
Annie is the Founder of Faridan Ventures. She also has extensive experience with Mubadala and DFC
Annie has an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and an MSc from Stanford University.