Rohail Khan, Head, Finance and Investments at the Wetschester Group Investment Management Inc, Saudi Arabia.
- Senior Banker, CEO, Board Adviser;
- Private Equity & Venture Capital Specialist;
- Industry 4.0 and Start-Up Promoter;
- Working in Saudi Arabia since 28 years;
- Strong contacts with UHNWIs, HNWs, Govt Influencers, Family Offices, Diplomats, Socialites, Bankers, Investors, Business Owners;
Well-rounded CFO, CEO, Board Adviser, Corporate Financier and seasoned Business Developer, Rohail Khan has 30+ years’ accumulated experience; acquired at multi-national financial and commercial conglomerates across USA, UK, Africa, Middle and Near East.
As Senior Banker, Rohail has worked in progressive positions at Chase Manhattan Bank, BNP Paribas / Meridien BIAO Bank, Citibank / Banque Du Caire, ABN Amro / Saudi Hollandi Bank, Dijla Furat Bank, and Gulf International Bank.
As Group CEO, set new trends in Iraq by establishing Dijlah Furat Islamic Bank, Iraq, along with affiliates in Insurance, Private Equity, Micro Finance, and Oil & Gas Contracting (2009-2010). CFO/Adviser at Rajhi Group for developing USD 4 billion mega project in Saudi Arabia.
As Group CFO, developed the USD 4 Billion Greenfield Mega Project for Rajhi Group at King Abdullah Economic City, Saudi Arabia (2011-2012); As Strategic CFO, led the re-structuring, transformation and expansion of leading Saudi conglomerates (SOMC, Pan Gulf, Others); placing them head-to-head with regional players (2000-2016).
As Independent Financial Adviser, Rohail is advising “large and mid-cap” organization across Saudi, Middle East, Asian and African Markets in Key Industries: Oil and Gas, Petrochemicals, Power and Energy, Defence, Aviation, EPC, Contracting, Industrial Manufacturing, Steel, Transportation, ICT, Telecommunications, Healthcare, Education, Automotive, FMCG, Real Estate, Financial Services.
Specialist in Corporate Start-up, Turnaround, and Expansion; he has extensive experience of evaluating, financing, and managing both green and brown field projects. Rohail’s “Corporate Finance Log Book” reveals that during last twenty years, he has arranged Debt and Equity Financing in excess of USD 15 billion for more than 200 viable projects.
Board level contacts at top business houses, HNWs, Family Offices, Financial Sponsors, and Banks across North America, Europe, and MENASA, Rohail is proactively advising various trans-continental Commercial groups, PE firms, Think tanks across the World.
Canadian National, Rohail has parental roots in India/Pakistan. With Masters degree in Development Economics and Bachelors in Finance, he is a qualified CMA and CGA. He has Applied Diplomas in Commercial Lending and Business Banking from American Institute of Banking, Washington DC, and is a licensed Mutual Funds Counsellor from College for Financial Planning, Colorado. Rohail is in final stage of his Ph.D in Business Ethics from a leading US Institution. Fellow/Professionally accredited with international bodies in Banking, Finance, and Marketing, Rohail has attended advanced programs at Institute of Directors, Harvard Business School, LSE, London Business School.
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