Shailesh Dash, CFA
Veteran of the MENA alternative investments sector, Shailesh has 20 years of alternative investment experience. In 2010, he started Al Masah Capital, and since then Al Masah Capital has become an industry leading company with 53 employees and offices in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Singapore. Al Masah Capital has raised more than $1bn across multiple asset classes with particular focus on healthcare, education, food & beverage and logistics. Previously, Shailesh had managed $4bn of assets and executed 14 IPOs and 5 trade sales. In addition, Mr. Dash created the 2nd largest PE business in the MENA region (extrapolated from rankings of PEI Asia) and served on the board of 12 companies. Shailesh’s success and track record have been recognized by his peers as he is consistently ranked as one of the top 50 most influential people in the regional financial services industry and was awarded “Outstanding Achievement by an Individual” by MENA Fund Manager Magazine. Shailesh is a post-graduate in Business Management and is also a member of the CFA Institute.
Al Masah Capital (Asia)
Al Masah Capital (Asia) Pte. Ltd. ("AMCA") is the Singapore subsidiary of Al Masah Capital Limited. We see promising potential in the developing South-East Asia region and an immense demand for education, healthcare and lifestyle services to meet the requirements of the rapidly growing middle income population. AMCA, is therefore incorporated in Singapore with the objective to exploit such opportunities in South-East Asia.
AMCA began operations in Singapore in September 2013 after securing regulatory approvals from the local regulatory authority, the Monetary Authority of Singapore and aims to advise AMCL's clients on their operations in South East Asia.