Ghassan Khalil joined Capital Investments in September 2018, bringing with him more than 20 years of regional and international experience in the fields of corporate finance, investment research, and financial advisory. He currently serves as the company’s Head of Corporate Finance.
Previously, Mr. Khalil headed the Corporate Finance team at Mizuho Saudi Arabia, where his scope of work included corporate restructuring, cross-border mergers and acquisitions, financial arrangements – including private placements and DCM/ECM products – and project finance advisory. In this role, he oversaw a regional team that handled diverse clients from across the Middle East and Asia. Prior to that, Mr. Khalil worked as an investment consultant and instructor at the Institute of Finance, the consultancy and training arm of the Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency (SAMA).
Mr. Khalil started his professional career at the investment unit of the Social Security Corporation, where he was involved in researching, evaluating, and conducting financial due diligence on new investment proposals. Mr. Khalil holds a master’s degree in corporate finance from the University of Salford (UK) and a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Mutah University (Jordan).