He is a Chartered Certified Account (FCCA, UK) with Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from the University Of London, UK. Worked with Ernst and Young as an Audit Specialist before joining Al Yousef Group LLC as the Chief Operating Officer. He represents the Al Yousef Group on the Boards of various investee companies such as: Chairman of Rees Oil & Gas LLC (Rees), Director of Cactus Premier Drilling Services SAOC and Director of Truckoman Oil and Gas Services SAOC, Director of Dhofar International Development & Investment Holding Company S.A.O.G (DIDIC). He was also a Board member of Private and Commercial Finance Group Plc., a Finance Group that is listed on the Aim market in the UK.
Mr. Pramod Kumar Hiran
Indian national. Science graduate. Associate member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and member of the Institute of Cost Accountants of India. In his professional stint of 22 years, he has worked with Merchant Banker. Manufacturing organisation and leading Telecom Operator in India. Presently he is working with OMZEST Group. He is currently Director on the Board of Oman Agriculture Development Co SAOC, Akzo Nobel Oman SAOC and Oman Re-insurance SAOC.
Mr. Abdul Amir Saied Mohamed
Omani national, post-graduate with Master’s In Business Administration from Oxford Brooke University’s, UK. He is presently holding the position of Deputy Chief Executive with SGRF(State General Reserve Fund). He represents on the Boards of various investee companies such as:Director of Oman Fisheries Co SAOC, Oman Brunei Investments Co. SAOC, Oman Investments Corporation SAOC, Al-Hosn Investment Co SAOC, Al Madina Logistics Co. SAOC. Held Directorship of various public limited companies in the past, in and outside oman and aslo participated in various seminars and conferences in the fields of investment.
Mr. Babu P Thomas
Indian National, a commerce graduate, Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and Certified Associate of the Indian Institute of Bankers, with wide ranging experience in banking, corporate financial management, auditing, project planning, implementation and operation. Started his career as an officer in Corporation Bank, India and worked as Senior Manager in the investment division of the South Indian Bank Ltd. Since year 2000 heading the finance department of Al Siraj Investment Holding LLC.
Mr. Yousef Al Yousef
Graduated with a Bachelor of Sciences (Honours) degree from King’s College London, UK. Started his career as a Financial Analyst at MENASA Capital Management Limited, a multi-asset focused Hedge Fund and an affiliate of the Abraaj Capital Group in Dubai, UAE. He then went on to join the family business as an Investments Manager at Al Yousef Group LLC as well represent the family’s interest on the Boards of various companies. Currently he is the co-founder / Director of Babuntu Capital LLC, an investment manager based out of Cayman Islands; co-founder / Managing Partner of Babuntu Asset Management Consultancy, a management consultancy and advisory firm based in Dubai, UAE and co-founder / Managing Director of SRG Real Estate Solutions Limited, a German real estate focused advisory firm.
Mr. Gamal Mohamed Mohamed Ahmed Abdulla
His core competency lies in the area of taxation with experience with Egyptian Tax Authority and the Secretariat General of Taxation, Sultanate of Oman. He is a tax Advisor with the Omar Zawawi Establishment, advising on the tax matters of the group. He represents the group on the Board of Muscat National Holding Co (SAOG), Muscat Life Assurance Co (SAOC), Areej Vegetable Oils Co. (SAOG) and Oman Methanol Co. LLC.
Mr. Chandrahasan Menon
An Indian National. He graduated in Economics And started his career with Escords India Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi. In 1982 he moved to Sultanate of Oman to start working with McAlpine (Oman) LLC. - A UK based Excellent Grade Civil Contracting Co. as a senior Manager for Finance & Admin. After the successful completion of their projects in Oman he then moved to select Enterprises-Penguin -Group as Manager for Finance & Admin. Since 1997 he has been working with senior Royal Family member of Oman, looking after his personal affairs. He also the Finance controller of Huriah Co. LLC and as a part of his duties he is a Director on the Boards of International Furniture Factory LLC. and Al Makhla National Adverting & Publishing Co. which are Group Companies.