Mohammad Al-Nemah joined Ekuity Capital in 2014 as Chief Executive Officer. Prior to this, Mohammad worked for Kuwait Real Estate Holding Company as Direct Investments Manager for 9 years and with KIPCO Asset Management, ranked amongst the top five investment companies in Kuwait, as Corporate Finance Officer for 2 years. Mohammad holds a Bachelor’s degree in Finance and Financial Institutions from Kuwait University, College of Administrative Science. He fluently speaks Arabic and English.
Abdullah Yousef Al Shaijie joined Ekuity Capital in 2015 as Head of Direct Investments. He has more than 7 years of experience in the field of investments. Prior to joining Ekuity Capital, Abdullah worked for Kuwait Investment Authority (KIA) in the Equities Department – General Reserve. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Kuwait University. He fluently speaks Arabic and English
Lilia Gharbi joined Ekuity Capital in December 2015 as Head of Reporting, Risk and Compliance Department. Prior to this, Lilia worked for BNP Paribas in Paris within the Emerging Markets M&A Department in 2006 and 2007 before joining Swicorp, a leading MENA investment bank, as a Financial Advisor until 2015. Lilia holds a Bachelor’s degree from IHEC Carthage and a Master’s degree from ESC Paris. She fluently speaks Arabic, English, French and Italian.
May Gargani joined Ekuity Capital in November 2016 as Head of Support Services. Prior to this, May worked for Swicorp & Numu Consulting as HR Manager for nearly Senior HR Business Partner for an additional 5 years. May holds a Master’s degree in HR Management and Organizational Analysis from King's College London and a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the American University in Cairo. She fluently speaks Arabic, English and French.
Mehdi Baklouti is a Chartered Accountant. Mehdi joined Ekuity Capital in July 2016 as Head of Finance Department. Prior to this, Mehdi worked for EY as Audit Manager for 8 years and for General Electric as Regional Financial Controller for more than 5 years. He has accumulated a professional experience of controllership, financial audit and transaction advisory services projects and serving significant national and international clients belonging to various industries. He fluently speaks Arabic, English and French.
Mehdi Zaoui joined Ekuity Capital in 2018 as Head of Legal Department. He has more than 10 years experience as a Corporate Lawyer. Prior to joining Ekuity Capital, Mehdi was Governor of Ariana and Zaghouan. Mehdi holds an LLM in International Maritime Law from Swansea University, United Kingdom. He fluently speaks Arabic, English, French and Italien.