Ian Kennedy – Chief Executive Officer
Ian was previously Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer with BNP Paribas Wealth Management in the UK , and also interim Chief Executive. He has over 20 years’ experience in private banking, wealth management and brokerage and uniquely combines proven management experience, strategic leadership at the highest level, and demonstrable financial and commercial know-how.
Ian qualified as a Chartered Accountant in the UK with Arthur Andersen & Co and graduated with BSc (Hons) in Biochemistry from Kings College, University of London.
Ian is very familiar with the UAE having had commercial contact with the region for 14 years and been a frequent visitor.