Company: Abu Dhabi Financial Group
Designation: Managing director and CEO
Still in his early 30s, Jassim Alseddiqi has been labelled as the new face of finance in the Gulf. In just five years Abu Dhabi Financial Group (ADFG), an alternative investment company founded in 2011, built up an investment portfolio of more than $6bn in assets.
Alseddiqi recently became chairman of GFH Financial Group, adding to his posts as chairman at Shuaa Capital and Eshraq Properties and managing director at Algorythma.