Sara I Mohamed

SARA MOHAMED CEO, Al Bashayer Investment Company, Abu Dhabi

CEO, Al Bashayer Investment Company,
Abu Dhabi

Sara Mohamed is the Chief Executive Officer of Al Bashayer Investment Company and investment banking company in Abudhabi. The company has been growing at an average the rate of 34% p.a. and has achieved more than 100% ROE. Al Bashayer is currently managing 6 GCC & Internationally based portfolios with AUM of more than Dh80M. She is also actively involved in providing Advisory services to SME’s and family offices in the region. Sara also sits on the board of Bashayer Investment Company.

She has over 20 years experience in the financial services sector with leading regional and global institutions has successfully built and managed multi-million dollar investment portfolios for her clients. She is a regular contributor to several industry publications and has carved a niche for herself in the area of providing tailored financial solutions for the GCC ladies’ market. Before joining Al Bashayer, Sara was Vice President Client Advisory Group – she established this department to provide wealth management services to family offices, institutions, private companies and women investors in the UAE and GCC. She was also responsible for launching the 1st female fund called the Dana Women Fund dedicated to female investors in the UAE and GCC region.

Sara is active with UAE and GCC business women activities and has established excellent relationships with high profile women in the region. Sara earned an MBA in Business Management from University of Bradford in 1993 and is currently pursuing further EMBA degree from Hult International Business School. Sara has won several awards such as Best Woman Private Banker 1998, Outstanding Achievement Award in Dubai 2003, Best Asset Manager in TNI and is listed as one of the 100 most powerful women in UAE 2011.