Sami B. Nabulsi, CFA

Chief Executive Officer | Capital Investments

Mr. Nabulsi is the Chief Executive Officer of Capital Investments and the Managing Director of Capital Bank Corporate Advisory (DIFC) Ltd., and has joined the Group in 2018, bringing 17 years of experience in private equity, investment banking, and asset management with leading private, public and government institutions in the region.

Prior to joining, Mr. Nabulsi was part of the senior investment team at Amanat Holdings PJSC, the region’s largest integrated healthcare and education company with a capital of AED 2.5 billion. Before that role, he was an Executive Director in Private Equity at Qatar First Bank (QFB), where he was involved in the management of around USD 500 million worth of private equity deals. Mr. Nabulsi was also the Head of Investment Banking at Global Investment House in Jordan leading and advising on several private placements, M&A, advisory services, and IPOs including Jordan’s largest IPO. Prior to that, Mr. Nabulsi was a Portfolio Manager at Atlas Investment Group, the investment banking arm of Arab Bank, where he successfully managed and restructured discretionary portfolios for institutional and high net worth clients in the MENA region. He also served as a Financial Advisor in The Private Office of His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan.

Mr. Nabulsi has a solid history of board of directors’ experience with over 10 board representations in several listed, private and non-profit regional organizations in the sectors of manufacturing, catering, retail, education, investment, real estate and insurance.

Mr. Nabulsi holds a Bachelor degree in Finance and Accounting from McGill University in Canada, and an MBA in Finance from New York Institute of Technology. He is also a CFA charterholder and a member of CFA Institute, and is the founding member and past President of the CFA societies in both Qatar and Jordan.