Mustafa Abdel-Wadood Partner The Abraaj Group UAE
Mustafa Abdel-Wadood is currently responsible for The Abraaj Group’s Regional Fund Businesses and as such oversees the firm’s performance in relation to all of its regional funds. In addition, he is a Board Member, a member of the Firm’s Investment Committee, and a member of the Management Executive Committee.
Mr Abdel-Wadood joined The Abraaj Group from EFG-Hermes, where he was Chief Executive Officer for the UAE. Before this, he co-founded Sigma Capital and served as its Managing Director. Prior to that role, he spent eight years at Orascom Group as Director of Development and Investments.
Mr Abdel-Wadood has served on the boards of several publicly listed and private companies.
In 2002, the World Economic Forum named Mr Abdel-Wadood a 'Global Leader for Tomorrow' and in 2007 named him a ‘Young Global Leader’. He is also a member of the Young Presidents’ Organization.