Dr. Abdulrahman Al Ansari

Dr. Abdulrahman Al Ansari

Partner | Consultant

Offices   U.A.E. and England


Dr. Abdulrahman Al Ansari holds 20 years of experience with a professional portfolio in many diverse sectors including Private Equity Funding, Islamic Banking, Investment Banking, O&G, Healthcare, Education, Commodities and Natural Resources, while largely focused on the continued economic and community development of the U.A.E.

Dr. Al Ansari had been entrusted by H.H. Sh. Mohd Bin Maktoum Bin Juma Al Maktoum to set up various Privat Offices, within the U.A.E. and beyond.

He was appointed by HH Sheikh Hamad Al Thani to oversee all the International Investments for the group, but due to recent geo-political developments resigned.

Recognized as an innovator consistently capable of creating new ideas and solutions to meet the complex and demanding client needs and challenges, his multi-faceted background in business development, sales, client-networking, start up and multinationals clearly illustrate the proven ability to deepen and extend his reach and sales capacity; through cultivating trust, rapport and credibility with international industries through a solid reputation upon global experience to create new markets.

Through his vast network, Dr. Al Ansari regularly manages to raise for his clients’ substantial private equity amounts.

Besides his professional experience, Dr. Abdulrahman has been appointed as an Ambassador at large by World Peace Committee and Board Member of the Peaceful Mind Foundation.


Areas of Concentration

His core practice competencies include:

  • Private Equity Funding
  • Islamic Banking
  • Investment Banking
  • O &G
  • Healthcare
  • Education
  • Commodities and Natural Resources



  • Doctor of Business Administration from International American University - June 2014
  • Master of Business Administration from New York University (NYU) – June 2012 with specialization in Finance.
  • Bachelor of Business Administration from International University of Missouri, U.S.A. - March 1997


Professional Activities & Memberships

  • Bid Capital Management Consultancy; Founder & Chairman.
  • Group CEO Al Thani Global Investment Holding; till May 2017
  • MBM Group (Private Office of H.H. Sh. Mohd Bin Maktoum Bin Juma Al Maktoum) - Group Chief Executive Officer; 2013-2015
  • FCS Investment Bank, Group Chief Executive Officer and Board Member; 2010 - 2013  
  • Fairfax Middle East Investment Bank; Chief Executive Officer & Board Member; 2009 – 2010
  • Millennium Finance Corporation (Subsidiary of Dubai Islamic Bank) Managing Director, Global Head of Distribution & Research; 2008 - 2009
  • DIFC – Waqf Trust Services Ltd (Subsidiary of Dubai Islamic Bank) Executive Director, Business Development; 2007 - 2008
  • Dubai Islamic Bank, U.A.E.; Director, Head of Financial Institutions Group; 2007
  • Dubai Islamic Bank, U.A.E.; Head of Business Origination & Distribution Unit Investment Banking; 2006 - 2007
  • Dubai Islamic Bank, U.A.E.; Head of Loan Syndication, Dubai; 2004 - 2006
  • Standard Chartered Bank (SCB), Dubai; Branch Manager, Main Branch; 2003 - 2004
  • SCB, Hong Kong; Senior Manager, Specialized Industry Lending Unit & Commodity & Structured Trade Finance; 2002 - 2003


Languages   Arabic and English

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