Saikat Kumar / Partner & Senior Executive at Al Masah Capital Management

Saikat Kumar’s career spans over twenty years in the financial services sector, with experience across diverse geographies. He has held management and leadership roles in banking, portfolio and asset management, private equity & advisory and structuring innovating financial solutions for discerning investors. He combines financial skills with the disciplines of strategic planning and general management.

As Senior Executive Officer of Al Masah Capital Management Ltd, Saikat has been one of the key members of the management team since inception.

Prior to joining Al Masah, Saikat was at ANZ Grindlays Bank/Standard Chartered Bank, ICICI Bank, ABN Amro, Fullerton Fund Management (Temasek) and National Bank of Fujairah. He has a strong academic interest in Finance and has been a guest lecturer at SP Jain School of Management (UAE and Singapore), Symbiosis, Blue Ocean Academy, University of Atlanta and ICAI to name a few. Saikat holds a Bachelors of Commerce from Calcutta University, India, and a Doctorate in Business Administration in Financial Strategy. He is a qualified member of the Institute of Cost Accountants of India (ICAI), and is a Certified Management Accountant.

He currently sits on the Boards of Diamond Lifestyle Limited, Al Maha Integrated Services Ltd. and Tawreed Water and Power Company. Saikat speaks 4 languages, is a music lover and a keen golfer.