Management

  • Faysal Al-Sudairy, Chairman
    Faysal Al-Sudairy brings over 30 years of institutional, private and investment banking experience in both the public and private sectors. Previously, Faysal Al-Sudairy served as a senior official and advisor for the Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency (SAMA), where he was a key principal in the management of the financial reserves of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and in establishing the first regulations governing equity trading for the country’s stock market as head of the Equity Department that now has been renamed as Capital Market Authority (CMA). Faysal Al-Sudairy holds a Bachelors degree from Brown University.

    Naeem Fayyaz, President
    Naeem Fayyaz is responsible for the general management of Pound Capital, bringing over 30 years of experience in alternative investment management, asset management, investment banking and venture capital. Naeem Fayyaz serves as the Chairman, Vice Chairman or President of several public and private portfolio companies. Previously, he was at PricewaterhouseCoopers and Schering Plough. Naeem Fayyaz is a CFA, holding a Bachelors degree and MBA from New York University.

    Feisal Afzal, Managing Director
    Feisal Afzal is responsible for Pound Capital’s venture capital investments in the technology, consumer and related sectors. Feisal Afzal previously served as Vice President of Marketing for Kizna, a Japanese software firm. He also served as a management consultant with PricewaterhouseCoopers, providing strategic advisory services for clients such as JP Morgan Chase, Lehman Brothers, and CS First Boston. Feisal Afzal holds a Bachelors degree from the University of Toronto.