- March 17, 2017
Ahmad Jalal is a Managing Director at Abraaj Group, the investment firm with US$7.5B in assets-under-management. At Abraaj, Ahmad is the Head of Pakistan for the Abraaj Global Healthcare Fund and previously, his role included spearheading the creation of Pakistan Small Midcap Fund and investing across the Gulf Countries as well as the Levant.
Prior to that, he was an Executive Director with Goldman Sachs in London where he executed financial restructuring, capital raising and investing in Investment banking and the Principal Investments team within the Infrastructure space. He started his career as a Chartered Accountant with Arthur Andersen/Deloitte and later worked in transaction services advising global private equity firms on acquisitions in the retail, hotels & leisure and oil & gas sectors.
Ahmad is the Founding Director of Pakistan Fast Growth 100, the ranking of fast growth emerging enterprises, Advisory Board Member of Professor Michael Porter’s AllWorld Network. He is member of The International Institute for Strategic Studies.
Ahmad graduated in MPA in International Development from the Harvard Kennedy School, BSc. Economics from the London School of Economics and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales.